Faculty

David Rosenboom
Dean; Richard Seaver Distinguished Chair in Music
Coordinator, Performer-Composer Specialization
david@calarts.edu
661-253-7816
B323E

David Rosenboom (b. 1947) is a composer, performer, interdisciplinary artist, author and educator known as a pioneer in American experimental music. During his long career, he has explored ideas about the spontaneous evolution of musical forms, languages for improvisation, new techniques in... Continue reading »

Rachel Rudich
InstrumentalArts: Flute
rrudich@calarts.edu
661.255.1050 x2199
B253

The New York Times has written "Miss Rudich plays very beautifully, producing a smooth, silken tone, phrasing with spirited elegance, and operating with a crucial sense of linear continuity that characterizes a polished artist." She has premiered works by Pierre Boulez, Elliott Carter, George... Continue reading »

Spencer Salazar
Music Technology: Interaction, Intelligence & Design (MTIID)
ssalazar@calarts.edu
661.253.7816
B300

Spencer Salazar serves as Special Faculty at California Institute of the Arts in addition to pursuing a doctoral degree at Stanford CCRMA. His research is focused on systems and forms for computer-based music expression, composition, and experience. Previously, he has created new software and... Continue reading »

Fahad Siadat
Lecturer
fsiadat@calarts.edu
661.253.7816
B323A

Fahad Siadat is a performer and composer specializing in contemporary and experimental music, particularly improvisation and the use of extended vocal techniques. As a composer, he focuses on music for the voice, but has written for such ensembles as The New Century Players, TOCCATA... Continue reading »

Laura Steenberge
Faculty
laurasteenberge@calarts.edu
661.253.7816
B322

Laura Steenberge is a performer and composer in Los Angeles who researches language and the voice. Influenced by folk music, psycholinguistics and medieval Byzantine chant, collectively her work is a study of nonsense and the boundaries of knowledge. A multi-instrumentalist, vocalist and public... Continue reading »

Miroslav Tadic
InstrumentalArts: Guitar
mtadic@calarts.edu
661.253.7816
B226

Miroslav Tadic has been named by the editors of Guitar Player Magazine as one of the 30 most radical and individual guitarists in the world. In recent years, he has concentrated on developing an approach to improvisation which combines and juxtaposes musical material drawn from many diverse... Continue reading »

* Faculty Emeritus
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