Residency Dates
  • September 2016 – September 2016
  • July 2018 – July 2018

Neil Leonard is a composer, saxophonist, and interdisciplinary
artist. He is the Artistic Director of Berklee College of Music’s
Interdisciplinary Arts Institute. Currently, he is on the Fulbright Specialist
Roster and is a Research Affiliate at MIT’s program in Art, Culture and
Technology. His work ranges from solo concerts for saxophone/live electronics,
to works for orchestra, audio/video installation and sound for dance, theater
and performance. His compositions/performances have been featured by Carnegie
Hall; Boston Globe Jazz Festival; Musicacustica, Beijing; International
Computer Music Convention, Montreal; and Tel Aviv Biennial for New Music, among
others. He composed the music for Relatives by
Tony Oursler and Constance DeJong, which was featured by the Whitney Biennial
and the ICA, Boston. Read more at smfa.edu or neilleonard.com. Leonard will be working at Montalvo alongside his fellow collaborative, Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons.