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Alexander (BA, MA, MSc, PhD) is a music researcher and research musician working in the fields of embodied music cognition and new interfaces for musical expression (NIME) at the University of Oslo and at the Norwegian Academy of Music. He studied informatics, mathematics, musicology, music performance and music technology at UiO, Chalmers, UC Berkeley and McGill. Alexander is active in the international computer music community through a number of collaborative projects, and as the initiator of GDIF. He performs on keyboard instruments and live electronics in various constellations, including the Oslo Laptop Orchestra (OLO).