Jay Loomis

Jay Loomis

Composer and Performer
Bio
Jay Loomis is a composer and a performer, studying music at Stony Brook University focusing on composition with a particular interest in Ethnomusicology, Jazz, and Electronic Music. He hosts a radio show called “Face the Music,” and recently curated a sound installation called “SOUNDREAMS” at Stony Brook, which has geo-located sounds and music strategically placed around the University campus which people can hear using an app called Recho.  He hand crafts Native American and other kinds of flutes, and leads flute making workshops in local libraries and schools. He plays a variety of wind instruments from around the world and has 10 years of experience teaching English to non-English speakers in Spain, Mexico, and China.