Joshua Michael Carro

Joshua Michael Carro (b. 1982-) is a sound, visual, and performing artist who is interested in simple materials, complex sound processing, and long durations. Based in Los Angeles, carro started a disciplined practice in percussion at an early age and became obsessed with metal, jazz, percussion, electronic music, and experimental music composition which lead him to perform and study music with Ulrich Krieger, Laurie Anderson, Wolfgang Von Schweinitz, and Shri Swapan Chaudhuri. carro has performed in countless recitals, concerts, and recordings across the U.S.A., Canada, and Europe with sound work performances and commissions by The Futurist Intoners in Cleveland Museum of Art and Singapore Art Science Center, UC Berkeley Cellist Ensemble, Wild Rumpus, (San Francisco) What’s Next? Ensemble, Now Hear Ensemble, Fire Trio, Susan Allen (CalArts), William Powell (CalArts), and C.P.E. (ASU). As a recording artist, carro has recorded his and others works at Capitol Records, T.V. Stand Studios and has released over 20 electro-acoustic albums on labels including: XI Records, H.L.M. (France), Somehow Recordings (London), Vent (U.K.) Ephem-Aural (New York) with reviews by Silent Ballet, Kultur Industrialna (Poland), Norman Records, and Linus Records (Japan).