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David Grubbs

Music, Conservatory of

Location: 505s Whitehead Hall
Phone: 718.951.5000 x1188
Fax: 718.951.4502

David Grubbs has released fourteen solo albums and appeared on more than 190 commercial releases. He is the author of Now that the audience is assembled and Records Ruin the Landscape: John Cage, the Sixties, and Sound Recording (both Duke University Press) and, with Anthony McCall, Simultaneous Soloists (Pioneer Works Press). In the spring of 2020, Duke University Press will publish The Voice in the Headphones, Grubbs's second experiment in music writing in the form of a book-length poem. Grubbs was a founding member of the group Gastr del Sol and has appeared on recordings by Tony Conrad, Pauline Oliveros, Matmos, Will Oldham, the Red Krayola and many others. His ongoing collaborations include projects with visual artists Anthony McCall and Angela Bulloch and poet Susan Howe. Grubbs is a grant recipient in music/sound from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts and directs the Blue Chopsticks record label.

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