Not quite drone, not quite ambient, Slower develops sounds with patience.
0 Plural (2022)
A return to longer form works after a decade of nearly obsessive focus on short character pieces.
1 Vox, Vols. 1 & 2 (2017/2022)
Set of etudes that employ tight constraints to encourage focused exploration of the capabilities of a compact modular synthesizer.
Vol. 1: Bandcamp, Apple Music, Amazon
Vol. 2: Bandcamp
Alternator I (2020)
A continuation of the sonic explorations that started with Character Weekend and 1 Vox, Vol. 1 and a hint at new directions.
Character Weekend 1, 2, 3 (2012/2013)
Three small sets of improvised solo pieces.
01: Bandcamp, Apple Music, Amazon
02: Bandcamp, Apple Music, Amazon
03: Bandcamp, Apple Music, Amazon
Adams & Bancroft (2004)
Abandoning his guitar for this project, Holzborn brings his instrumental approach to the laptop, resulting in the same dynamicism and timbal exploration displayed in his ensemble work.
More Exquisite (2023)
An expansion of the game-based collaboration process developed for Exquisite Coast 0ne & Two.
More Less Exquisite (2023)
A deep exploration of Less Exquisite in real time.
Less Exquisite (2022)
An evolution of the game developed for Exquisite Coast One and Two that takes a slower approach.
Exquisite Coast One & Two (2021)
A series of albums of synthesizer improvisations created using a game-based collaboration process that creates a tight set of technical constraints as an artistic challenge.
Exquisite Coast One: Bandcamp, Apple Music, Amazon
Exquisite Coast Two: Bandcamp, Apple Music, Amazon
The trio displays their aggressive brand of electronic improvisation in these recordings unearthed from the archives.
Donkey – Stone (2007)
Recorded live at The Stone in Manhattan’s East Village, this is Donkey’s third effort on Accretions and signals a new sound for the duo; dark, glitchy, dense, playful, harsh, loopy.
Donkey – Big Sur (2002)
With its own sense of rhythm, tension and momentum, Big Sur maintains Donkey’s commitment to live improvisative music and moves into some rich new spaces, providing a new window into the mind of the Burro.
Trummerflora Collective – No Stars Please (2001)
A collection of live concert recordings featuring a capricious roster of performers, including collective members Marcos Fernandes, Hans Fjellestad, Damon Holzborn, Nathan Hubbard, Robert Montoya, Marcelo Radulovich and Jason Robinson, with guest appearances by George Lewis, Lê Quan Ninh, Mike Keneally and Ellen Weller.
Donkey – Show (2000)
Live concert recordings, with guest performances by turntablist Marcus B and clarinettist Matt Ingalls.
…and the reindeer you rode in on (1999)
Holiday music from the Trummerflora collective.
patrioticAnne 74:30 (1993)
Electroacoustic improvisations and compositions. With guest appearances by Romana Jaroff and Scott Walton.
Stream Fest, Night III, Dec 19th 2020 (2021)
Damon appears with John O’Brien in their first performance of Less Exquisite.
Accretions – 35 (2020)
35th anniversary compilation album.
Accretions – 30 (2015)
A compilation celebrating Accretions’ 30th anniversary featuring rare archival and early vinyl-only releases, previously unreleased recordings and previews of upcoming releases.
Accretions – 25 (2010)
Accretions celebrates their 25th anniversary with 25, a compilation CD featuring some of their perennial and more recent creative contributors.
Trummerflora – Rubble 2 (2006)
Rubble 2 is the second in a series of compilations featuring works by members and ensembles of the Trummerflora Collective. Damon contributes a solo composition.
Trummerflora – Rubble 1 (2004)
A CD compilation featuring works by various members and ensembles of the Trummerflora collective. Damon performs on tracks with Donkey, Quibble and solo.
Various Artists – Grain – A Compilation Of 99 Tracks (2003)
99 tracks by 99 artists. Curated by Brian O’Shaugnessy.
Various Artists – Trummerflora 2 (1998)
Experimental/improvised music compilation featuring “LOT 12” by Hans Fjellestad and Damon Holzborn.
Nathan Hubbard – Skeleton Key Orchestra (2003)
Damon appears as guest improviser/electronics.
Marcelo Radulovich – Hello (2002)
Composed of looped voice and samples, ruled by infectious essence shrouded in mystery, HELLO introduces the legend of TITICACAMAN: instrument maker, ignorant scientist. Damon appears as guest improviser/guitarist.
Marcos Fernandes – Hybrid Vigor (2002)
New music incorporating improvisation, avant rock, trance and sound art. Guests include Michael Dessen, Lisle Ellis, Philip Gelb, David Gould, Damon Holzborn, and others.
Hans Fjellestad – Red Sauce Baby (2000)
Damon appears as guest improviser/guitarist performing with Jason Robinson (tenor sax), Alan Lechusza (bass clarinet/bari sax), and Hans Fjellestad (organ).
Marcelo Radulovich – 2 Brains (1999)
Damon appears as guest improviser/guitarist.
Dance video by Alicia Marván (2006)
Measures of Distance
Installation by Magaly Ponce & Margaret Bellafiore (2006)
directed by Keith Hennessy, performed by Sarah Leddy, Alicia Marván, Margaret Paek, and Amanda Waal (2005)
part of inSite_05 – video by Ivan Díaz Robledo, Liisa Lounila, and Magaly Ponce; curated by Hans Fjellestad (2005)
video by Marcelo Radulovich, music by Marcelo Radulovich and Damon Holzborn, dance by Alicia Marván and Jessica Radulovich (2005)
dance by Lower Left (with Quibble) (2003)
The Tiger’s Pool
dance by Alicia Marván (2003)
Celebrate Dance Festival
dance and performance art by Lower Left; part of the festival sponsored by Eveoke Dance Theatre and Balboa Park (with Quibble) (2001)
dance and performance art by Lower Left (with Quibble) (2001)
Oddities from the Bridge
dance by Alicia Marván (2000)
dance and performance art by Lower Left with Simone Forti (2000)
video short by Hans Fjellestad (1998)
Discount Baby World
poetry film by Hans Fjellestad and Mark Latiner (1998)
animated short by Richard Sandoval (1995)
Untitled for the Moment
play by Mark Latiner (1993)
animated short by Hans Fjellestad (1994)