Hunter McCurry recently graduated with a masters degree from Stanford's Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (CCRMA). His research interests include music information retrieval, software design for music, physical interfaces for music performance, and interactive computer scores for performers.
Hunter completed undergraduate degrees in both Technology in Music and Related Arts (TIMARA) and Computer Science at Oberlin College. As a composer, he has collaborated across disciplines, working with dance, film, animation, and theater. His artistic focus has been on musical works that highlight ways in which technology can become an extension of the human performer, and the role technology plays in a live performance setting.
- The Echo Nest, June, 2012 - Present. Software Engineer.
- Stanford University, 2010 - 2012, Master of Arts in Music, Science and Technology at the Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (CCRMA).
- Oberlin Conservatory, 2005 - 2010, Bachelor of Music in Technology in Music and Related Arts (TIMARA).
- Oberlin College, 2005 - 2010, Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science.
- Queen's University Belfast, Spring 2008, Study Abroad program at the Sonic Arts Research Centre (SARC).
Selected Recent Festivals and Performances
- September, 2012 - Dance for Camera Festival in Salt Lake City, UT.
- June, 2011 - NIME Conference in Oslo, Norway.
- April, 2011 - USCD California Electronic Music Echange Concert in San Diego, CA.
- November, 2010 - CCRMA Fall Musicircus in Stanford, CA.
- April, 2010 - Intermedia Festival of Telematic Arts in Indianapolis, IN.
- April, 2010 - Oberlin Conservatory Senior Recital in Oberlin, OH.
- May, 2009 - Oberlin Conservatory Junior Recital in Oberlin, OH.
- April, 2009 - 2009 SEAMUS National Conference in Fort Wayne, IN.
- April, 2009 - Oberlin Conservatory's Danenberg Honors Recital in Oberlin, OH.
- February, 2009 - Spark Festival of Electronic Music in Minneapolis, MN.