Cutter J The Absurdist http://kmuw.org en A Musical Life: Aaron Wirtz http://kmuw.org/post/musical-life-aaron-wirtz <p><em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Wichita-native Aaron </span>Wirtz<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is an electronic music and video performance artist whose stage persona, </span>Cutter J<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> the Absurdist, combines the phases of his life into a living collage of music, technology and dance. By combining traditional American folk arts such as tap dancing and spoons playing with an ever-evolving approach to </span>DJing<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>turntablism<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and interactive video art, he seeks to explore the emotional vocabulary of digitally influenced consciousness. Aaron is married to singer </span>Reby<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Wirtz<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, recently graduated from Wichita State with his MFA in creative writing, works full time as a social media manager, and contributes to </span><i style="line-height: 1.5;">F5</i><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Wichita&rsquo;s weekly alternative newspaper.</span></em></p><p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Jedd Beaudoin 20992 at http://kmuw.org A Musical Life: Aaron Wirtz