i'm an interdisciplinary scholar and freelance creative developer based in los angeles. i have a phd from brown university, where i wrote my dissertation about opera in contemporary berlin. i taught musicology at usc from 2010-2015 and built data visualization dashboards for second spectrum from 2016-2018. i'm currently developing software for multiscale signal processing and working on a book about the sounds of bells. i occasionally publish interactive notebooks, animated loops, and nba-related side projects.

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