Bob Pritchard (B.Mus, Mus.M, DMA) is a Canadian composer living in British Columbia. His works are performed and broadcast internationally and his research includes interactive performance, gesture tracking, and gesture-controlled speech synthesis. He creates video, software and music for his interactive works and produces short art films. He teaches music technology in the UBC School of Music, co-directs the Laptop Orchestra, and is a researcher with the UBC Institute for Computing, Information and Cognitive Systems (ICICS).

Dr. Pritchard completed degrees at the U. of Toronto and UBC. Prior to teaching at the UBC School of Music he taught at Brock University, the UBC Dept. of Physics, and Douglas College.

Latest News:
Feb.19: Interviewed by Patricia Silvestre with Keith Hamel and Christine Muyco on Radio DZUP 1602, Philippines
Feb.18: Presentation on TASTE project research at College of Music, U.Philippines-Diliman
Jan. 27: Video edits for Touch the Voice completed
Jan.8: AURA grant application submitted for the Articulatory Song Performance Project (ASPP)
Jan.7: Research for Musican Or Dancer Action Libraries (MODAL) started, using IRCAM's MuBu environment
Dec. 12: Seshen (RUBS) and Bernt Waerstad (electroacoustics) premiere Touch the Voice in Oslo at Kulturhuset
Dec. 12: Jevan Crittenden's video of Seshen and Waerstad To Touch the Voice (Vancouver) completed.
Dec. 11: Pritchard, Fredriksson, Lavery premiere Cheap Loops with dancers Krystal, Price, Tomasky, Van Inwegen and Orbbec colour tracking

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