Compositions by Arun Chandra

A Refugee in the Mediterranean (2017) [30:00]
Originally for 32-independent channels
Mixed down for 8-independent channels – 8 channel .wav file (~1.3GB)


MP3 files (each ~14Mb)
16-bit, 44.1kHz mono WAV files (each ~151 Mb)

Channel 1 (mp3) (wav)


Channel 2 (mp3) (wav)


Channel 3 (mp3) (wav)


Channel 4 (mp3) (wav)


Channel 5 (mp3) (wav)


Channel 6 (mp3) (wav)


Channel 7 (mp3) (wav)


Channel 8 (mp3) 


Lament (5:56) [61mb] (mp3) (wav)
after a poem by Alice Thorner
voice: Arun Chandra


Mann in the Middle (1:08) [12mb] (mp3) (wav)
voice: Chris Mann


Smear pulse no sneer (9:45) [99mb] (mp3) (wav)


To get to the other side (5:15) [53mb] (mp3) (wav)
voices: Joe Grohens, Kimberly Michael, Renice and Jolie Wernette,
Phil Johnson, Scott Midler and Andre Kuzniarek.


Blood on my Thumb (6:42) [68mb] (mp3) (wav)
texts by George Jackson and Raymond Chandler
voices: Joe Grohens, Phil Johnson, Scott Midler, Andre Kuzniarek, and others.


Crocker (8:18) [84mb] (mp3) (wav)
for 3 percussionists and 2-channel playback
after a poem by Chris Mann
voice: Chris Mann
performed by The Percussion Group Cincinnatti.

Tape part only [84mb]
Performance by the BerlinPianoPercussion Ensemble, October 30, 2015 [85mb]


An Untitled Poem in 16 Stanzae by Keith Moore < tape part (13:30) [137mb] (mp3) (wav)
voice: Keith Moore
for six voices and 2-channel playback

Performance, March 2017, Evergreen Experimental Music Ensemble (cannot access file) srate = 48000, 24-bit samples, 2-channels [229Mb]
Performed by: Ariel Birks, Jane Rogers, Taylor Gibbs, Brendon Burton, Otto Kildegaard, Ben Michaelis
Landscape score for Kate


We Wear the Mask (6:44) [68mb] (mp3) (wav)
after a poem by Paul Laurence Dunbar
voices: Michael Hamman, Ann Dwyer, Gottfried Meyer-Kress


A Bit, A Curve, Alas, A Wave! (8:20) [85mb] (mp3) (wav)


The gift of gab (6:48) [69mb] (mp3) (wav)


An Appropriate Response (JDAM) [9:59] (101Mb) (mp3) (wav)
For four voices and 2-channel playback
performed by Mary Margaret Fondriest, Kelly Cullom, Anthony Cobb and Mark Zanter


Sunday Drives (8:40) [88mb] (mp3) (wav)
after a poem by Mary Margaret Fondriest
voice: Mary Margaret Fondriest


drift, sentence — burst (11:13) [114mb] (mp3) (wav)


Two-channel mixdowns

mp3 format of 8-channel compositions

On the tip of my tongue (11:30) [27mb] (mp3)
voices: Kate Arvin and Todd Kimmich


Seven poems by David Wolach (10:30) [25mb] (mp3
voices: Benjamin Michaelis, Ben Kapp, Elizabeth Williamson, Molly McDermott, Clayton Norman


Musical Scores (PDF files)


2 Channel Compositions

“Infraudibles with Quintet (live)” by Herbert Brün (mp3)


“More Dust with Percussion”  by Herbert Brün (mp3)


“i toLD YOu so!” by Herbert Brün (mp3)