Allen Cote

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Allen Coté is a composer, multi-instrumentalist, and multimedia artist, originally from Austin, TX and currently based in Milwaukee, WI. Coté received his Bachelor's in English at Southwestern University, and spent several years as a fixture in the Austin music scene and a veteran of the SXSW music festival.

Allen Coté has contributed to recordings and performances by The Championship,... more

Allen Coté is a composer, multi-instrumentalist, and multimedia artist, originally from Austin, TX and currently based in Milwaukee, WI. Coté received his Bachelor's in English at Southwestern University, and spent several years as a fixture in the Austin music scene and a veteran of the SXSW music festival.

Allen Coté has contributed to recordings and performances by The Championship, Chris DeMay, Juniper Tar, Heidi Spencer and the Rare Birds, Hayward Williams, Pezzettino, Whitney Mann, The Wildbirds, Quinn Scharber, Jonathan Burks, The Maze, West of East, Trapper Schoepp and The Shades, and many others. Coté is well-versed in guitar, bass, lap steel, ukulele, mandolin and various percussion; and may be found performing his own original compositions - ranging from folk to avant-garde electronica - solo and with various ensembles.

Allen Coté and John Crockett have twice presented their sound installation "Tonal Motion" at the acclaimed Milwaukee Art Museum, and are in the process of refining the installation for further exhibitions. A former journalist, Coté's photography has been featured in The Williamson County Sun, The Austin Chronicle, and High Times magazine; and was auctioned off for charity at Southwestern University's "A Day Without Art" exhibition. He has also contributed writing to The Williamson County Sun, the WMSE Sonic Diet blog, and Fan-Belt.com.

Currently, Coté is composing the music for the local culinary show Wisconsin Foodie, airing weekly around the state on Wisconsin Public Television. He also provides music to marketing and new media firms, and teaches guitar lessons at Milwaukee Montessori School.

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