Night Refuge


Program Note

For chamber ensemble with electronics and video at Harvey Mudd College. The suffering of refugees inspired this new work, which includes processed and edited sounds from refugees and video depicting their exile. Features the processed sounds of modern refugee camps along with images of refugees fleeing a military invasion from the 1932 film A Farewell to Arms

About Bill Alves

Bill Alves is a composer, writer, and video artist based in Southern California and engaged at the intersections of musical cultures and technology. He has written extensively for conventional acoustic…