Jean-Paul Perrotte

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Jean-Paul Perrotte is an American composer of French and Ecuadorian descent whose work includes compositions for electronics, acoustic instruments, voice, video, dancers, and improvisations using Max/MSP. His works have been performed internationally and presented in prestigious art galleries like the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts in Omaha, Nebraska. He has also co-written a chapter with Dr. Van Hoesen titled Sound Art - New Only in Name: A Selected History of German Sound Works from the Last Century from the edited volume Germany in the Loud Twentieth Century.
Dr. Perrotte received his Ph.D. in Composition from the University of Iowa in 2013 and is currently Assistant Professor of Composition and is Director of the ElectroAcoustic Composition Laboratory at the University of Nevada, Reno. A
 collection on DVD of his video/sound works and compositions is available on Ravello Records distributed worldwide by Parma Records.

Ordered by year. Most recent works appears first

Solo Instrument


Etude des Oiseaux A short work for solo cello. (2021)

Instruments and Electronics


...the river flows, shaping a changing landscape... For Nine Instruments (2012)
Get Lost in a Dream For Bassoon and Tape (2008)

Solo Voice and Accompaniment


The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls For Mezzo Soprano and Piano (2006)
...the river flows, shaping a changing landscape... For Nine Instruments (2012)
Etude des Oiseaux A short work for solo cello. (2021)
Get Lost in a Dream For Bassoon and Tape (2008)
The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls For Mezzo Soprano and Piano (2006)