Meri von KleinSmid

Residence: Vancouver, Canada

Meri von KleinSmid has created sound art and experimental music using a variety of techniques and sources, which have included collage and computer-manipulated electronic compositions. Her often quirky work has been described as stunning, uniquely expansive, sparse, and frightening.

Her formal musical studies and training include flute, classical piano, history of Western music, and ethnomusicology. She is currently a member of: The International Alliance for Women in Music, The Australasian Computer Music Association, EMF, ICMA, The Canadian Electroacoustic Community, and The Chinese Music Society of North America.

Date: March 28, 2003