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Alfred University professors to perform at symposium honoring Pauline Oliveros

BROOKLYN, NY – Two professors in Alfred University’s School of Art and Design will perform at an event at Brooklyn College next week honoring late electronic music pioneer Pauline Oliveros.

Andrew Deutsch, professor of sound design and video arts, and Peer Bode, professor of video art, along with Rebekkah Palov, an Alfred University alumna (MFA, electronic integrated arts, NYS College of Ceramics), will perform as Carrier Band.

Formed in 1998, Carrier Band performs with electronic instruments. The group’s performance, titled “Crossing the Snowstorm,” will be presented at 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 3, at Shapeshifter Lab on the Brooklyn College Campus. It is as part of “Symposium: Legacies of Pauline Oliveros,” a two-day event honoring the late experimental composer and electronic music pioneer. The Nov. 3 and 4 symposium will include musical performances, talks, panel discussions and workshops.

Five other groups and individuals will also be performing at the Nov. 3 concert at Shapeshifter Lab; tickets are $10 ($5 for students). Saturday’s events are free and open to the public. For a complete listing of events for the two-day symposium, go to