This is a live vocal and guitar performance of an original song by Mark Tully called “Sunrise” from his debut album, Origin, which was released on all streaming services on March 5, 2021. It was recorded in Durgin Hall room 112 in March for the Seven Six Records student showcase held in April, and later posted to his YouTube channel. Mark Tully is a senior in Sound Recording Technology at UML and will be graduating in May 2021.
Dancer, Director, Songwriter, and Editor – Alexander Benson (aka Alex Chase), Cinematographer/DP – Kathryn Benson. Filmed for SRT Video Production class in Spring of 2020.
UML Music Alum Peter Furlong (BMus ’92) played Siegmund in a February 2020 co-production of Wagner’s “Der Ring des Nibelungen” presented by Berlin Wagner Gruppe (Germany) and Opera by Request (Toronto) in Toronto, Canada. While this was to be the first performance of a very full 2020 schedule, sadly, it also ended up being the last.
Peter Furlong as Siegmund
Vanessa Lanch as Sieglinde
Bill Shookhoff, Piano
a/v Ryan Harper
Weird Fishes/Arpeggi Radiohead arr. David Schmacher UML Percussion Ensemble, Jeffrey Fischer, director AVP Final Project Sean Patterson, audio recording Karl Fleck, audio mastering Spring 2015 Matt Bruneau, glockenspiel Luca Provencal, xylophone Jared Logan, vibes Nate Weber, vibes Ben Lambert, marimba Jack Liebold, marimba Gabby Tober, marimba Mike “Brown” Bloniarz, bass Tim Grove, drums
In this video from the Fall 2020 semester, under the direction of Jeffrey Fischer, 4 members of the Percussion Ensemble for Non-Percussionists perform Fugue, written by Anthony J. Cirone, over Zoom, which was the common meeting place for this group. Check your internet connection, get some good headphones, and enjoy a look at what it is like to learn and perform over Zoom.
Mark Andrews is a Music Studies Major, Voice, to graduate in 2022.
Kevin Buckley is a Performance Major, Voice, to graduate in 2022.
Ben Morris is a Sound Recording Technology Major, Bass, to graduate in 2023.
Kamryn Richard is a Music Business Major, Voice, to graduate in 2020.
Surprise Symphony by Ramon Castillo
Refraction by Emiy Ovesen, Jacob Babcock, Shanna Kosar, and Jake Petersen
Isolated by Alex Benson and Nicole Burns
Earth is Experiencing Technical Difficulties Today, Please Come Back Tomorrow by Rachael Thompson, Dylan Gagnon, Racer Soares, and Ailis Tyra
NiteRun by Sean Lavigne
Sky Surfer by Nate Sharples and Kenny Donahue
Chamber of Grandon by Dan MacDonald and Dominic Scalera
OSLxIx Shikon by Dan MacDonald
Pathophobia by Brad Presta and Pat Collins
LDB (Little Drummer Battle) by Ryan Katz
Unfiltered – a somewhat structured improvisation
Gastromusicology – words by Rufus Estes, music by Ramon
Seven Minute Mind by the Bad Plus (Reid Anderson)
Cycle for gamelan, percussion, and electronic sounds
Ramon Castillo, gamelan
John Forrestal, gamelan
Deepak Gopinath, drum set
Ryan Meyer, gamelan and marimba
This performance featured live camera control by Ryan Katz (remotely).
PRS Baritone Guitar
TC Electronic Hypergravity Compressor
Montreal Assembly Count to Five controlled via
Custom Teensy 2.0 CV controller (using the Adafruit MCP4728 Quad DAC breakout) &
Meris Enzo controlled via
Chase Bliss Midibox
Custom Max for Live patch
MOTU Ultralite AVB
Black Magic Design ATEM Mini
Lumix G85 Mirrorless Camera
2x Xiaomi Yi Action Camera
Canon HF-R21 Camcorder
Logitech 1080p Webcam Pro C910
NodeMcu ESP8266 module connected to two pan-tilt servo mounts (camera + effect light)
Max – lots of custom patches for controlling lots of things
Midi to OBS Master
The UMass Lowell Pink Floyd Ensemble, directed by Alan Williams, performs Dark Side of the Moon in its entirety. Recorded Nov. 13-15, 2020 at The Aviary, North Chelmsford, MA.
Connor Capozzi – Keyboards, Ableton
Tristan Caswell-Riday – Keyboards
Leo Folan – Guitar, Vocal
Mia Farwell – Vocal
Jesse Green – Guitar, Roto-Toms
Cianan Heaney – Drums
Sam Paek, Sax, Ableton, Vocal
Brad Presta – Bass
Kamryn Richard – Vocal
Joel Ruben-Meyer – Guitar, Vocal
Nathan Sharples – Keyboards
Colin Silva – Guitar, Vocal
Matt Twombly – Keyboards
Kaitlin Whiteman – Vocal, Vocal Arrangements
Alex Zucker – Vocal
Recorded by Grace Reader
Lighting and audio assistance – Jeremy Moisson
Jude Porter – Camera Operator
Alan Williams – Camera Operator
Leo Folan – Camera Operator
Audio Mixed by Alan Williams except “On The Run” mixed by Joel Ruben-Meyer
Video Editing – Alan Williams
You’re Gonna Go Far Kid-Christian Brown (Lyrics, Vocals, Production): This song was written for Alan Williams’ Songwriting class with the overall theme of “A Minor Miracle.” Graduating Fall 2021
R&B/Pop Song and music video