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Jazz TeleMotions -- A Networked Trio Concert

Title: Jazz TeleMotions -- A Networked Trio Concert
Event Date: 5/12/2010 - 5/12/2010
Event Time: 7 p.m.

Main concert site: Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, UC San Diego
Remote performers' site: eMedia Studio, Calit2 Building, Room 2100, UC Irvine 


In recent years, UC faculty have been leading new developments into telepresent performance, not only by implementing newly emerging Internet tools that enable high-quality audio and video connections among remote locations, but also by creating new artistic works that explore the potentials of this new medium. Extending upon that history, this concert will feature music composed and performed by Mark Dresser (bass), Myra Melford (piano) and Michael Dessen (trombone), along with scenic design by Victoria Petrovich and telematic video by John Crawford. Dresser and Melford will be performing in San Diego at the Conrad Prebys Concert Hall within Petrovich's stage design, while Dessen and Crawford will be participating remotely via the eMedia Studio at UC Irvine.

UCI admission free, no tickets required, but limited seating. (For details contact Michael Dessen,; or John Crawford,

UCSD Tickets: $25 general, $20 for UCSD faculty, staff; $1 student rush tickets available one hour before the concert. Subscription tickets also available at a greater discount. Other tickets available at UCSD Box Office (858.534.TIXS) or at the door.

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Mark Dresser (bass), Myra Melford (piano), Michael Dessen (trombone), Victoria Petrovich (scenic design) and John Crawford (live video)