Residence: Bangor, Wales, UK
Andrew Lewis studied composition with Jonty Harrison at the Birmingham University (UK) and was one of the original members of BEAST (Birmingham ElectroAcoustic Sound Theatre). His output is predominantly acousmatic music, but he also composes for conventional forces (chamber, vocal, orchestral) with or without electronics. His music has won several prizes, awards and mentions (PRS, Bourges “Euphonie d’Or”, Stockholm Electronic Arts, Prix Ars Electronica, HEAR, Noroit, ARTS XXI Valencia, CIMESP). He is Professor of Music at Bangor University, where he heads composition studies and directs the work of the Electroacoustic Music Studios.
Date: January 26, 2015