David Grubbs

Associate Professor
Music, Conservatory of

Location: 505s Whitehead Hall
Phone: 718.951.5000 x1188
Fax: 718.951.4502
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David Grubbs has appeared on more than 150 commercially released recordings, including 12 solo albums, the most recent of which is The Plain Where the Palace Stood (Drag City, 2013). He is the author of Records Ruin the Landscape: John Cage, the Sixties, and Sound Recording (Duke University Press, 2014). 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 as well as with writers Susan Howe and Rick Moody. Grubbs is a grant recipient in music/sound from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts, a member of ISSUE Project Room's Board of Directors, director of the Blue Chopsticks record label, and a featured musician in Augusto Contento's documentary film Parallax Sounds.

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