About

XS11
photo: Veronika von Volkova

Born Vancouver, Canada; lived Middletown, CT, Karlsruhe, Toronto, brief stints elsewhere. Studies (one form or another) with Barry Truax, Christos Hatzis, Gary Kulesha, Ron Kuivila, Wolfgang Rihm, David Gordon Duke, Owen Underhill, and others. Works for orchestra, electroacoustics, chamber, installations, multimedia, interactive, inter-inactive, usw. Performances in Canada, the U.S., Germany, the U.K., Ireland, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Japan, New Zealand, Switzerland, including the Huddersfield Festival, the Mouvement Festival, Trash Festival, Esprit Orchestra’s Next Wave Festival, Open Ears, Canada’s National Arts Centre, and other august settings. Recent projects with Darragh Morgan, rarescale, Xenia Pestova. Recordings with 326music and Continuum. Lives now in Birmingham, UK (teaching at the¬†University, directing¬†BEAST) where life, generally speaking, is good.