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Be a Doll: an Electroacoustic Toy Opera

When I received the email that OPERA America was awarding me a Discovery Grant to write my first opera, my knees buckled below me and a continuous wail of disbelieving joy emanated from me. The prior four months had...

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“Nestling” Official Music Video

Nest·ling nes(t)liNG/ Noun noun: nestling; plural noun: nestlings 1. a bird that is too young to leave its nest. Nes·tle nesəl/ verb gerund or present participle: nestling 1. settle or lie comfortably within or against something   “Alexa Dexa’s...

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“Leave” Has Officially Arrived

After hours spent hiding my knees beneath a cloud-like landscape sculpted from my luminous pink dress and floating desk bells while the zany crew at Gold House Media filmed and tried to prompt my legs not to succumb to...

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Even My Keys Have Wanderlust

Truly, they do. I kicked off the New Year with the surprise that my house keys had wandered out of my pocket of their own accord. But to be fair, the keys of my toy piano similarly have acquired...

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European Tour 2016

a.k.a. Alexa Dexa’s Tour of EU Football Games and Pride Parades (A Humble Guide for Touring European Lands) Cannes *If your tour happens to coincide with Midem, France’s premiere music networking conference, definitely submit to the Midem Artist Accelerator Program, the byproduct of...

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