Chris Warren is a sound artist, signal processing researcher, and musical instrument inventor.

Dr. Warren earned a Ph.D. in Computer Music from UC San Diego studying with Dr. Miller Puckette, author of the Max programming language, and an M.A. in Music, Science, and Technology from Stanford University.

His research in acoustic measurement produced the EchoThief Impulse Response Library.  These sonic snapshots of distinctive spaces throughout North America provide one of the most rich and varied collections of reverbs available.

Dr. Warren’s software company SuperHoax develops unique audio effects for Ableton Live using the innovative Max for Live programming language.

He is a resident artist at Space4Art in San Diego and performs with the group A Hundred Ghosts.  He teaches music composition at San Diego State University.  His scoring work can be heard in the new KPBS radio series Incoming.

chris [at] superhoax [dot] com

Photo by Cooper Baker