Per Bloland (b. 1969, USA) is a composer of acoustic and electroacoustic music whose works have been described by the New York Times as “lush, caustic,” and “irresistible.” His compositions range from solo pieces to works for large orchestra, and incorporate video, dance, and custom-built electronics. He has received awards and recognition from organizations including IRCAM, SEAMUS/ASCAP, Digital Art Awards of Tokyo, the Martirano Competition, and ISCM. He is currently an Associate Professor of Composition and Technology at Miami University, Ohio, and received an Artistic Research Residency at IRCAM in Paris for spring of 2023. A portrait CD of his work is available from Tzadik.