Share the Wonder: Pianist Tom Luther
December 3 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Wander through the galleries as Tom Luther, local pianist and digital music composer, performs a light mix of traditional favorites and upbeat tunes.
Tom Luther is an artist working primarily in the world of sound. His formative training was as a pianist primarily in the Western European Classical tradition. As a student at the Hartt School of Music he began studying improvisation, computer music, and modern compositional methods. Since graduation he has had an eclectic experience performing in and composing for contemporary chamber ensembles, jazz groups, and bar bands.
His creative output features a balance of extended approaches including conventional composition, improvisation, algorithm, interaction, and sonic narratives. He realizes his work in live performance, video presentations, installations, and theater sound design.
His recorded output is available through Amazon, iTunes, and Bandcamp. It includes original jazz works as well as electronic and electro-acoustic recordings. His most recent, “Finding the Boxmaker” (2019) was featured on the NPR syndicated program “Music From the Hearts of Space.” Tom teaches piano, composition, and digital music at Midcoast Music Academy in Rockport, Maine.
Cost: Free to the public