Electroacoustic Music, Film Sound Design, Video Art, Animation, Interactive Media, Software Design, Digital Musical Instruments, Music/Video Technology Pedagogy


Eli Stine is a composer, programmer, and educator. Stine is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Composition and Computer Technologies as a Jefferson Fellow at the University of Virginia. Stine is a graduate of Oberlin College and Conservatory with degrees in Technology In Music And Related Arts and Computer Science.

Stine's work explores electroacoustic sound, multimedia technologies (often custom-built software, video projection, and multi-channel speaker systems), and collaboration between disciplines (artistic and otherwise).

As an educator, Stine has a deep level of commitment to teaching music and media technology and 10 years of experience teaching students at the high school, undergraduate, and graduate school levels.

Festivals and conferences that have programmed Stine's work include the International Computer Music Conferences, Society for Electroacoustic Music in the United States conferences, International Symposium on Computer Music Multidisciplinary ResearchConference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression, New York City Electroacoustic MusicThird PracticeStudio 300, and Threshold festivals, CubeFest, the Muestra Internacional de Música Electroacústica, and the International Sound Art Festival Berlin. Residencies attended include the Stanford Music Information Retrieval WorkshopAtlantic Center for the Arts (x2), Banff Centre, Harvestworks, Prague Film School, and Centro Mexicano para la Música y las Artes Sonoras. His research has been presented and published internationally in the proceedings of the International Symposium on Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research, Sounding Out The Space Conference, and International Computer Music Conference.

Stine’s film sound design has been heard by over a million people in The Amerikans web series, his sound design for the virtual reality installation VRWandlung, a VR adaptation of Franz Kafka’s Metamorphosis, has been exhibited in Prague, Tallin, Berlin, Athens, and Tokyo, and his video art has been programmed in exhibitions internationally.

In his free time Stine enjoys exercising, making video and audio recordings, learning different electronic musics, and reading.