William Carey University

I was quite pleased to receive a call to arrange a tune ...

Dance Network Ohio Star Ball 2015

Dance Network launched on November 19, 2015, and the very first thing ...

Music City Drum & Bugle Corps

For the last few years I have served on the music staff ...

Sound Installations

Sound design is essentially the most abstract of abstract contemporary art. These ...


“Classically trained musician Kyle Baker strives to reinterpret the way individuals interact with art and sound. His secret ingredient is technology.”

– The Tennessean -

“Artober 2012’s most ambitious, successful happening was the Soundcrawl festival at Brick Factory”

– Joe Nolan, Nashville Arts Magazine, December 2012 -

I don’t know how Soundcrawl director and co-founder Kyle Baker does it. I have enough trouble organizing a one-day festival.

– Tony Youngblood, Circuit Benders Ball -

“quite smart and understands how to make connections with a huge variety of people”

– Adrienne Outlaw, Country Life Blog (the Nashville Scene) -

Kyle Baker is one of Nashville’s most thoughtful, daring and lyrically gifted composers.

– John Pitcher, Nashville Scene -

[Publication] Scott Smallwood’s Hideout – Seed Space

I was honored to be invited to contribute my thoughts on recent sound installation at Nashville’s premiere non-profit contemporary art gallery: Seed Space. My thoughts are below; the full exhibition brochure is at     Scott Smallwood deflty stands at the convergence of four streams of activity with his most recent installation, Hideout, at Seed […]

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[Publication] Number 74: Regional Update

  I’m pleased to share this regional update from NUMBER, the venerable arts journal of the mid-south.   The full edition can be found at    

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Hi! Welcome to my site. What’s an impresario? A hundred years ago, impresarios were the creators who put together operas and ballets.  They’d gather the team: composers, writers, choreographers, set designers, etc, find the money, book the hall and produce the show.   One of the most famous (from whom I draw some real inspiration) […]

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