Courtney Rile has made several collaborations with composers, conductors, and musicians to create visuals for music performance. A deep-rooted love for sound, an appreciation for new music and the undeniable influence of being part of the MTV generation has resulted in a series of original works intended for live performance and recorded for independent screenings.

Collaboration with Rob Deemer
Commissioned by The Society for New Music, 2012
Premiered in 2012
full credits here


The Boxer Violinist
An experimental short Super8 film with custom soundtrack by Courtney Rile starring Sarah Turbett and Yusuf A. Jami Sr.
Created for the One Take Super 8 Event in 2013 in Syracuse, NY

Notes for Catfish
Collaboration with Jordan Morton
Mysterious letters become the score for double bass sounds…
Premiered at the One Take Super 8 Event in 2016 in Syracuse, NY