i'm a creative developer based in california. i studied at grinnell college and brown university, where i wrote my dissertation about opera in berlin. i taught musicology at usc from 2010-2015. since then, i've served as a data visualization engineer for a few different companies.

side projects can be found in my observable notebooks. i'm also developing software for multiscale signal processing and working on a book about the sounds of bells.

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