DeLane Doyle is a composer, percussionist, and dance accompanist based in Madison, Wisconsin, where he received a Bachelor of Music- Performance in 2017. He has served as a dance accompanist at Interlochen Center for the Arts since 2015 and at University of Wisconsin-Madison since 2016. DeLane’s compositions have been performed in collaboration with Interlochen Center for the Arts, Traverse City Dance Project, and most recently in a revival of Anna Halprin’s C ircle of the Earth, set by Jamie Mchugh. DeLane’s electro-acoustic compositions feature field recordings of natural objects and voices of the performers.
As a performer, DeLane has given concerts in Carnegie Hall, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Beijing, and Shenyang. His performance in Stratford Ontario included the Canadian Premiere of Nebojsa Zivkovic’s Sandy th e Hurricane. While in Madison, DeLane has been a recurring member of Clocks in Motion new music ensemble where he participated in the world premiere performance of works by Ben Davis and a performance of Steve Reich’s Drumming.
As a soloist, DeLane has performed in numerous Percussive Arts Society Day of Percussion events, won runner up in the 2015 Wyoming Symphony Young Artists Competition, and was a Finalist in the 2014 UW-Madison Concerto Competition.
DeLane devotes a large portion of time to studying world music outside the western classical tradition, including studies in Brazilian Samba, Cuban Rumba, North Indian Tabla, and Middle Eastern hand drumming.
DeLane was recently announced as the grand prize winner of the Square Peg Round Hole remix competition hosted by Spartan Records.
For more information, check out his website.
Haley Woodrow – Music Major (Just a Regular Day)
for trumpet, horn, tuba, percussion, piano
David Vess – styrofoam ashes/shrine
for 6 cellos and percussion