Bob Pritchard (B.Mus, Mus.M, DMA) is a Canadian composer living in British Columbia. His works are performed and broadcast internationally and his research includes interactive performance, gesture tracking, and gesture-controlled speech synthesis. He creates video, software and music for his interactive works and produces short art films. He teaches music technology in the UBC School of Music, co-directs the Laptop Orchestra, and is a researcher with the UBC Institute for Computing, Information and Cognitive Systems (ICICS).
Dr. Pritchard completed degrees at the U. of Toronto and UBC. Prior to teaching at the UBC School of Music he taught at Brock University, the UBC Dept. of Physics, and Douglas College.
|Sept 23: test shoot for Lam/Pritchard installation.|
|Aug. 30th: video shoot of Kiran Bhumber's Raula for Responsive User Body Suit (RUBS), with Kiran Bhumber and JP Carter.|
|Nu:BC ensemble recording of Converse for their next CD.|
|UBC Faculty of Arts Research Grant Awarded: DRAWL - Determining Regional Accents With Literature. Molly Babel and Bob Pritchard. A preliminary study of regional accents in British Columbia.|
|Paper: Explorations with Digital Control of MIDI-enabled Pipe Organs Wang, Pritchard, Nixon, and Wanderley. July 5-8, Sound and Music Computing (SMC), Helsinki, Finland|
|Premiere: The Memory of Your Touch for flute, Responsive User Body Suit (RUBS), and Max/MSP. Pritchard, 2017. May 16, New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME) Copenhagen, Denmark|
|Short Paper: A Responsive User Body Suit (RUBS) Bhumber, Pritchard, and Rode. May 15-18, New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME) Copenhagen, Denmark|