In his practice, he lets himself be surrounded by forms, observed or found according to moments of strolling, personal experiences or random encounters that become the sources of his work.
Dylan Neely is a composer and improviser whose work includes electroacoustic violin performance, opera, sound installation, and various multimedia collaborations. His music has been played by groups including Quartetto Indaco, Mills Contemporary Performance Ensemble, Ensemble Móbile, The American Composers’ Orchestra, and The Salome Chamber Orchestra.
A Fulbright Fellow, Dylan has participated in residencies/programs through The Watermill Center, SiMN, The New York Youth Symphony, mpa-B, and highSCORE, with performances at venues including Symphony Space, The Museum of the Moving Image (MATA Interval), Issue Project Room, Lincoln Center Film Society (Sound + Vision Live), and La MaMa (Culturehub). He received a B.A. from Bard College at Simon’s Rock and M.F.A. from Mills College. These days, he performs with Fan Letters and works in film music.
photo by lovis dengler ostenrik © 2013