Brett Sroka is a trombonist, composer, and electronic computer musician. He presently leads the electro-acoustic avant-garde band Ergo, which has released two CD's, most recently "multitude, solitude" on Cuneiform records. They have recently made a third recording which will feature Mary Halvorson and Christian Fennesz. He is also a member of the psych/noise/rock collective 12,000 Trees; and has scored a variety of films that have appeared at film festivals in Maine, Texas, Paris, Hamburg and Beijing. He lives in Brooklyn, NY and also works as a carpenter.