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Sarah WeaverNew York, NY
Sarah Weaver, Ph.D. is a New York-based contemporary composer, conductor, technologist, educator, and researcher working internationally as a specialist in Network Arts. Weaver has composed solo, chamber, and large ensemble works for groundbreaking musicians for over twenty years, integrating influences of jazz, contemporary classical, improvisation, computer music, world music, and innovative individual music languages of performers. She is an innovator of live performance via the internet by musicians and artists in different geographic locations, encompassing numerous artistic projects with collaborators and interdisciplinary projects with groups such as NASA Kepler/K2 and TESS Missions and United Nations. Weaver is the Director of NowNet Arts, Director of the Sarah Weaver Ensemble, and Editor of the Journal of Network Music and Arts (JONMA). She hold the degrees Bachelor of Music with Education Certificate from the University of Michigan, Master of Music – Music Technology from New York University, and Ph.D. in Music Composition from Stony Brook University. Weaver is a member of ASCAP, College Music Society, New York Women Composers, and National Association of Composers.