David Grubbs

Associate Professor
Music, Conservatory of

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

David Grubbs has released 12 full-length solo albums and appeared on more than 150 commercially released recordings. His most recent releases are The Plain Where the Palace Stood (Drag City, 2013) and Frolic Architecture (Blue Chopsticks, 2011), a collaboration with the poet Susan Howe. 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's music can be heard in films by, among others, Doug Aitken and Thierry Jousse, and he is featured in Augusto Contento's documentary film Parallax Sounds. Grubbs was a 2005-06 grant recipient in music/sound from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts.

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