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 media designer. 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 from the conservatory and Computer Science from the college.

Stine’s work ranges from acoustic to electronic composition, and frequently incorporates multimedia technologies and collaboration, seeking to explore the intersections between performed and computer-generated art. Festivals and conferences that have programmed Stine's work include the International Computer Music ConferenceSociety 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, 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, Banff Centre, Harvestworks, Prague Film School, and Centro Mexicano para la Música y las Artes Sonoras. Most recently a co-written paper of Stine's on the integration of interactive video in percussion concerts was published in the proceedings of the 2016 International Symposium on Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research

As a programmer, Stine has participated in the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest and worked as DSP engineer and programmer on projects ranging from educational software to mobile fitness apps. Stine’s sound design has been heard by over a million people in The Amerikans web series and his video art has been programmed in concerts internationally.

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