Gust Burns

Gust Burns composes performances of music. Drawing on his experience as a pianist, contemporary art practices, and 20th century composition, Burns’ works blur differentiations between performance, score, recording, and text.

Burns earned an MFA in music/sound from Bard College, and is a graduate student at the University of Washington, Seattle.

Artist Support Program 2007 : Recorded an album of structured improvisations for 10 musicians.

Dropped piano

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Sound Clips
  • Dropped piano
    Gust Burns - Eleven Little Piano Drops
  • Gust Burns - Improvisation no. 5