Wyman Brantley works with patterns of compressed air produced by surfaces and circuits. He is an instrumentalist and composer working primarily in digital recording and live performance.
His work is currently focused in the following areas (these categories are not strict and are primarily based on intent):
He also organizes performances by others who work in similar veins.
Recent and upcoming shows organized:
Slush Fun (Jack Wright, Ron Stabinsky, Patrick Crossland, Zach Darrup) at HCAS in Hopewell, NJ, 1/13/2017
Jack Wright, Walter Wright, Zach Darrup in Hopewell, NJ, 9/13/2016
Flandrew Fleisenberg, Sam Weinberg, Henry Fraser in Trenton, NJ, 6/25/2016
Bog in Trenton, NJ, 2/13/2016
Upcoming shows featuring Wyman Brantley:
Semi-composed performance Mascher space. Philadelphia, PA 1/7/2017, 8 p.m
Past shows featuring Wyman Brantley:
H-O-T Series of Philadephia Mascher space. Philadelphia, PA 12/17/2016, 8 p.m
H-O-T Series of Philadephia Mascher space. Philadelphia, PA 9/24/2016, 8 p.m
Vervet Dance's "Additive Accumulation," with Loren Groenendaal, Alpha_ Alpha, Nathan Dawley, Mick Ricereto, and Mauri Walton. Chris White Gallery and Shipley Artist Lofts, Willmington, DE. 7/8/2016
West Philly Porchfest Lafayette Pl, Philadelphia, PA. 6/4/2016, 12-2 p.m.
H-O-T Series 3-year anniversary Mascher space. Philadelphia, PA. 5/18/2016, 8 p.m.
H-O-T Series @Mascher space (Jan 30, 2016): trio with Loren Groenendaal (movement) and Mick Ricereto (clarinets); quartet with Neil Feather (invented instruments), Jonathan Pfeffer (percussion/electronics), and Jorge Espinal (guitar)
Jak-Pak (Dec 11, 2015): Quartet with Jack Wright (saxophones), Zach Darrup (guitar and objects), Ben Bennett (percussion)
Event Horizon Concert Series April 2013 (mar8ram)
Fire Museum/Highwire Gallery 2011 (mar8ram)
Electro-music 2010 with Bill Fieger
New Jersey Festival of Electronic Arts (mar8ram)
Live radio set on Music With Space on WPRB, May 20/21 2011 @ midnight (mar8ram)
Recent CD releases
herd as plaid (solo, studio)
pretend it never happened (with Operators and Things) (limited release, not available)
live at mother fools (with Operators and Things) (limited release, not available)
Loren Groenendaal in Philadelphia. Photo courtesy of JH Kertis