Chris & Ariana Warren
Chris is a sound artist, signal processing researcher and musical instrument inventor. He earned an M.A. in Music, Science and Technology from Stanford University, and a Ph.D. in Computer Music from UCSD. His research in acoustic measurement produced the EchoThief Impulse Response Library. These sonic snapshots of distinctive spaces throughout North America provide one of the most rich and varied collections of reverbs available. He is a resident artist at Space4Art in San Diego and performs with the group A Hundred Ghosts. He teaches music composition at San Diego State University. His scoring work can be heard in the new KPBS radio series Incoming.
Ariana Warren is currently based in San Diego, CA and has performed in Europe and throughout the US. Along with performing, Ariana is truly passionate about teaching and sharing music. She is currently pursuing a DMA in contemporary music at UCSD, after earning both BM and MM degrees at the Peabody Conservatory, and a Certificate in American Contemporary Music from UMBC.