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:
June 21: ICMC: presentation of TaSTE paper.
June 18: travel the distance of a changing feeling... by Brian Topp and Bob Pritchard, ICMC-NYCEMF performance, with Margaret Lancaster (flute and RUBS) and Sarah Wasik (dance, RUBS, KiCASS).
June 12: Kiran Bhumber performs her work Transmute at 5X, a South Asian youth festival using the RUBS system.
May 27: Western Canada Interactive Art, Science, and Technology (IAST) regional meeting in Regina.
May 10: Kiran Bhumber performs her work Transmute at the Vancouver Art Gallery FUSE using the RUBS system.
April 2: New story from UBC High Notes about SUBCLASS (laptop orchestra).

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