Piano performance as soloist and as a member of the Gray Cliff Trio
Listening to, studying, and playing the music of Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Schubert, Debussy, Stravinsky, John Adams, Steve Reich, Frederic Rzewski, John Cage and others.
Computers (both in music and outside of music)
Certain narrow categories of jam-rock (Grateful Dead, Phish, Blues Traveller)
The music of Jane Siberry
Computer games, particularly 1st-person adventure and immersive 3-d, which I consider to involve many of the same psychological processes used to listen to and perform music
M. M., New England Conservatory of Music
Theoretical underpinnings for the study of harmonic structure in American popular music.
The role of analysis in music performance
Performances over the past twenty years throughout New England and in New York City, as soloist and in chamber music; live radio broadcast performances on Boston stations WGBH and WBUR.