Kala Piersonis a composer and sound/media artist.  Her music is fluid and kinetic, focused on gesture and momentum rather than steady rhythms.  Its "seductive textures" (Washington Post) are "intricately structured, both mathematical and lyrical" 
In 2008 and 2009, her music was performed in Germany, Italy, Northern Ireland, New Zealand, Portugal, Serbia, and 15 U.S. cities; in festivals including Musica Viva, Contemporanea (Citta di Udine), Spark, and Canaan Downs; and in venues ranging from a forest to a medieval fortress to the World Financial Center Winter Garden.