News and events

31 Mar 2017
Women Composers Festival of Hartford

Delighted to be a featured composer of this year’s Women Composers Festival of Hartford! This year’s line up will include the premiere of a new piece written for forty/sixty, pursuing invariably the same Object evinces a design. Show starts at 7:30 p.m.!

21 Apr 2017
SEAMUS National Conference

Nocturne R6105, written in collaboration with Abinadi Meza, will be featured as part of the 2017 SEAMUS National Conference at St. Cloud State University.

29 Apr 2017

Excited to present a series of recent works at the 2017 BEASt (Birmingham Electroacoustic Sound Theatre) Festival. More details to come!

4 May 2017
Original Gravity

A series of works will be performed at the exciting series Original Gravity in Boston. Curated by Keith Kirchoff, the evening will feature a fabulous line up of performers as well as beer crafted specifically for the evening and in response to the music. More details to come!

17 Jun 2017
Splice Institute

Delighted to be one of the featured composers at this year’s SPLICE Festival! The festifal runs from June 11 –  17 at Western Michigan University.


Paula Matthusen is a composer who writes both electroacoustic and acoustic music and realizes sound installations. Her work often considers discrepancies in musical space—real, imagined, and remembered. Read more »