MUSIC & RESOURCES
"CAROLINA BY NIGHT"
2020 concert film (Davidson College).
1942 full album + projections
"FOR JOY" (short film)
A short film about Joy Takeshita Teraoka, singer for the George Igawa Orchestra, the jazz band which formed at Heart Mountain during WWII and performed in camp and across Wyoming.
HISTORY + SONIC EFFECTS
A CENTURY OUT OF REACH (live)
feat. Stephanie Flores. A song contemplating a generation of immigrant bachelors and queer lives hidden inside American concentration camps.
A short talk/demonstration transforming field recordings taken at historical research sites into music as well as exploring effects pedals as helpful metaphors for the historian. Excerpted from a fall 2020 presentation for the University of Wyoming Art Museum.
SNOW BAPTISM (live)
a song for Heart Mountain, a song for Wyoming, a song for the quarantine.
Orient Oregon (Vol. 1) -- classroom version of 2020 film collaboration with Portland Taiko featuring taiko performances and original No-No Boy songs set to Japanese Oregonian home movies filmed between the 1920s-1960s. Full version with Q and A available here.