From Salem, OR, Sean Russell Hallowell is a musician and composer living in San Francisco, CA. He holds an A.B. in music and comparative literature from Brown University in Providence, RI, and a Ph.D. in historical musicology from Columbia University in New York City, NY, where he wrote a dissertation on the metaphysics of compositional tradition in Medieval Europe. During the 2016-2017 academic year he served as a Lecturer in the History and Literature of Western Music at the University of California, Berkeley, and in the fall of 2017 he began a Postdoctoral Fellowship at Stanford University. His music has been showcased by such organizations as the Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States, The New Music Conflagration, Inc., and Vox Novus. He may be reached @ <isorhythmics[at]gmail[dot]com>.