Steven Kemper creates music for acoustic instruments, instruments and computers, musical robots, dance and video. His compositions have been presented at numerous concerts and festivals around the world. Steven’s research has been presented at ICMC, NIME, and KEAMSAC, and published in Organized Sound. He is a co-founder of Expressive Machines Musical Instruments, a musical robotics collective, and co-designer of Movable Party, a bicycle-powered system for interactive electroacoustic music. Steven received a Ph.D. in composition and computer technologies from the University of Virginia and is currently Assistant Professor of music technology and composition in the Music Department at the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University.