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The list below is loosely based on categories, and while I make no guarantees about what may or may not be there at any given moment, they're still pretty nifty places to start. All links will open a new page; to come back here, just close the current one.

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The links below are resources I've drawn on for inspiration, education and experimental software since my earliest forays into electronic music. The artists and scientists responsible for these references are easily among the best and brightest on Earth.

If you have any suggestions for additional sources, please do pass them on via my email contact above. I'd love to share.

new media explorations:
Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique (English version)
Center For New Music and Audio Technologies - UC Berkeley
Center For Computer Research In Music And Acoustics - Stanford University
Center For Contemporary Music - Mills College
Bregman Music And Audio Research Studio - Dartmouth College
Computer Music Center - Columbia University/Princeton University
general audio/musical research:
SoundWorks Collection
Virtual Instruments Composers' Forum
Prelinger Archives
Avant Garde Project