"Composing in the Hybrid Metaverse" This presentation provides definitions and examples of cross-dimensional thinking, hybrid tech, and metaverse for creative composition in ideas, vision, and sound. Examples are given for the use of hybrid ideas and technologies in music and visual composition. Included are individual and collaborative creative compositions taken from a weekly live stream on Twitch. Participants will: . See new ways to create, communicate, and collaborate using emergent technologies . Be inspired to express their own creative ideas in new media.