Kristin Grace Erickson a.k.a. Kevin Blechdom is the Technical Coordinator for the Digital Arts and New Media program at the University of California, Santa Cruz. In May 2013 she received her Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from the California Institute of the Arts. She received her BA and MFA degrees in electronic music from Mills College. She performs, composes and records under the name Kevin Blechdom with her band Blectum from Blechdom. For this special performance of AQULAQUTAQU – a “fractal alien operetta” – Kristin’s collaborators are Madison Heying, Matthew Galvin and David Kant.