Digital Portfolio

CREATIVE/SCHOLARLY WORK AND TEACHING MATERIALS
Application to Assistant Professor in Performing Arts Technology, University of Michigan

Below are embeds and links to works highlighting various areas of my practice, grouped by category. If you have trouble accessing any of these materials, please email me at eyesack@gmail.com.


ELECTROACOUSTIC COMPOSITION

Mobile I for violin and electronics [PDF] [mp3]
Andrew Tholl, violin

Blindnesses for percussion quartet and electronics [PDF] [mp3]
The Los Angeles Percussion Quartet

Man on Wiire for piano and electronics [PDF] [mp3]
Aron Kallay, piano and accelerometer

Mobile II for viola and electronics [PDF] [mp3]
Alma Lisa Fernandez, viola

Pheromone for flute, piano, and electronics [PDF]


SAMPLE SYLLABI AND COURSE MATERIALS

Sample Syllabus 1 – Music Theory I [PDF]
Sample Syllabus 2 – Interactive Audio [PDF]
Sample Graduate Course Descriptions [PDF]


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Smith, J.B.L., Schankler, I., and Chew, E. (2014). Listening as a Creative Act: Meaningful Differences in Structural Annotations of Improvised Performances. Music Theory Online 20:3 (September 2014). [ link ]

Schankler, I., Chew, E., and François, A.R.J. (2014). Improvising With Digital Auto-Scaffolding: How Mimi Changes And Enhances The Creative Process. In Digital Da Vinci, ed. Newton Lee. Springer Verlag, Berlin. [ link ]

François, A.R.J., Schankler, I., and Chew, E. (2013). Mimi4x: An Interactive Audio-visual Installation for High-level Structural Improvisation. International Journal of Arts and Technology, vol. 6, no. 2, 2013.

Schankler, I. (2012). Cage = 100: Tudor and the Performance Practice of Concert for Piano and Orchestra. NewMusicBox, 5 Sep. 2012. [ link ]

Schankler, I. (2012). Sounds Heard: Anatomy of a Truth-Bender. NewMusicBox, 28 Feb. 2012. [ link ]


HUMAN-COMPUTER IMPROVISATION



NEW MUSIC PERFORMANCE


Tina Tallon – pneuma mekhanes (2014) for accordion and 10 instruments
Isaac Schankler, accordion, with Talea Ensemble


IMPROVISED PERFORMANCE

Live set with Kris Tiner, trumpet; Isaac Schankler, accordion; James Ilgenfritz, bass
[Part 1]
[Part 2]
[Part 3]


KLEZMER COMPOSITION/PERFORMANCE/ARRANGEMENT


Samuel Goldenberg Variations (Modest Mussourgsky arr. by Schankler)


Holiday Medley (composed/arranged by Schankler)