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Hi!! My name is Gershon Wolfe. I have been developing software algorithms for over 30 years, mainly in the field of statistical mechanics and have been playing and composing music since 2008. I studied both classical and jazz violin with Scott Tixier for four years, between 2010 and 2014. I developed a system of composing music called, arsNovaTM, this software algorhythm uses certain aspects from statisitcal mechanics and thermodynamics to produce melodies and harmnic structure. You can run arsNovaTM at Algorhythms. I have a B.S. in chemistry from UCLA, a Ph.D in physical chemistry from the University of Washington, and a postdoctoral fellowship in molecular dynamics from UCSF. tile

Favorite scientists: Richard Feynman, Michael Faraday, Walter G. Wolfe, Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac, Carl Friedrich Gauss, John von Neumann, Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier, Pythagoras, and Leonhard Euler.

Favorite composers: Johann Sebastian Bach, Frédéric François Chopin, Dmitri Shostakovich, Charles Edward Ives, Franz Liszt, Béla Viktor János Bartók, Igor Stravinsky, Arnold Schoenberg, Milton Babbitt, Fernando Sor, Leo Brouwer, Alban Berg, Arvo Pärt, and Philip Glass.

Favorite violinists: Jascha Heifetz, Nathan Milstein, and Scott Tixier.

Favorite guitarists: Theodore Norman, Eric Johnson, Adam del Monte, Andres Segovia, John Williams, Nile Gregory Rodgers, James Marshall Hendrix, and John McLaughlin.