Kent Clelland

Composer, Computer Musician, Media Artist
Performing live with computers since the early 1990’s


Live Computer Music by Clelland

  • 2013 RE:Con-Fuse W3rkH0f, Neunkirch
  • 2011 Cellar Door Kapu, Linz
  • 2008 AVLab 1.0 Medialab Prado, Madrid.
  • 2006 e*scapes Photo España, Madrid
  • 2002 REtro FUTura Unerhört Bremerhaven
  • 2002 Pink Light Festival Vienna
  • 2002 ARCO, after@Carmen de la Guerra Madrid
  • 2001 Sonic Acts 2001 Amsterdam
  • 2000 Computer Assisted Application Singing After Midnight Native Lab, Berlin
  • 1998 Resistance Fluctuations by Kent Clelland. Resistance Fluctuations festival, Los Angeles.


  • 2013 Live Better with Rick Walker. W3rkH0f, Neunkirch.
  • 2011 I am standing through a Rose by Kent Clelland. Cellar Door, Linz.
  • 2005 Ex-Change with Jens Carstensen. City of Science Festival, Bremen
  • 2003 Un coup de dés. by Daniel Rothman. SWF New Jazz Meeting 2003.
  • 1998 I am sitting in a room by Alvin Lucier. Faultlines New Music Series, Los Angeles.
  • 1998 Yes, Philip Androids Dream Electric Sheep by Daniel Rothman. Pro Musica Nova, Bremen.
  • 1997 AB2, by Marc André. ZKM eröffnungskonzert, Karlsruhe. With Experimentalstudio Freiburg (SWF)
  • 1997 Gesichter, by Isabel Mundry. Donaueschingen Musiktage. With Experimentalstudio Freiburg (SWF)
  • 1996 Cézanne’s Doubt by Daniel Rothman. Musikprotokoll Graz.
  • 1996 Seismic XXX by Kent Clelland. Over21 Festival Los Angeles.
  • 1996 Sensitive Dependance by Kent Clelland. CalArts Spring Music Festival. Los Angeles.
  • 1993 Om by Kent Clelland. Aspen Summer Music Festival.

Experimental computer music can be heard on soundcloud/clelland.
Club-inspired computer music LapCore is available on the 6i Musik netlabel.
Developer of commercial software, working 20+ years in the industry.



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Gerald Bennet from ICST

We were privileged this last Saturday to be attending a very special 75th birthday party.…

Vintage microphone restoration

Kent’s recent visit to his parents attic in Pennsylvania USA unearthed an exciting relic from…

Im Kammgarn

Thank you Ursula Scherrer for those great images of our performances terms&conditions, Randensonate and apidae.…

Konzert im Kammgarn

Es stellt sich heraus, unsere Fans haben uns kurzerhand in eine andere Location umplatziert: Wir…

Concert at the Vebikus

We are very excited to present our popular audio-visual live performances terms&conditions, Randensonata, and apidae…

<< open homeland >>

Our upcoming 50-minute computer sound + vision experience is made of digital noisescapes of Swiss…

apidae teaser

For those of you who cannot wait any longer, here the teaser for apidae, our…

the 150yr old blacksmiths workshop

..and how it became the topic of our next audio/visual composition “Treibenreif”: Shortly after moving…

Randensonata in SocietyBite science magazine

It seems Mary Ellyn Johnson and Daniel Boos have written an article explaining the value…