A BRIEF HISTORY OF ZOUNDS

Zounds Productions circa 1992

Zounds Productions

began way back in 1977 when a young pharmacy major by the name of Brad Garton happened to wander into a performance of a production of Sam Shepard's The Unseen Hand. I had recently become enamored with the sound creations of Fripp and Eno, and had incorporated these ideas into my sound score for the play. Brad was so surprised to find out that there was somebody else in town who had even heard of Fripp and Eno that he immediately contacted the chair of the Theatre Division at Purdue University to find out who I was. Thus began a long series of collaborations between Brad and I that included many shows, albums, experimental music, and the odd trip to Europe to pontificate....

2010

Awards and Recognition

2018

2017

2010

2009

2008

Purdue Provost's Award for Outstanding Graduate Mentor

 

College of Liberal Arts Discovery Excellence Award for the Creative Arts

United States Institute for Theatre Technology Distinguished Achievement Award in Sound Design and Technology

 

Fulbright Specialist Candidate, five year appointment

 

Inducted as a Legacy Artist of Purdue University Theatre

 

Elected to the National Theatre Conference, New York, NY

Inducted into the “Book of Great Teachers at Purdue University

2008

2007

2006

2002

2000

1992

1990

Inducted as a Fellow into the

United States Institute of Theatre Technology

 

Received the Joel E. Rubin Founder’s Award from the United States Institute of Theatre Technology

Awarded the George P. Murphy Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching at Purdue University

 

Awarded the College of Liberal ArtsAward for Outstanding Teacher at Purdue University

 

Second Appointment to the Purdue University Center for Artistic Endeavors

 

Awarded the Purdue University Department of Visual and Performing Arts Award for Outstanding Teacher

Winner, Herbert D. Greggs Award for Outstanding Journal Article

 

First Appointment to the Purdue University Center for Artistic Endeavors

 

Indiana Master Artist Fellowship

Indiana Master Artist Fellowship

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