Residence: Sheffield, UK
Adam Stansbie is a composer and sonic artists from Leeds, England. He studied Music Production at the Leeds College of Music where he is currently a lecturer in electroacoustic composition and sound production. In addition, he is currently working towards a PhD in Electroacoustic Composition at City University, under the supervision of Denis Smalley. His output is largely acousmatic although he also composes instrumental music and has scored for several short films. His works have been performed and broadcast both nationally and internationally at festivals and events including the 11th International Festival of Electro-Acoustic Music, Cuba, the 10th Santa Fe International Festival of Electroacoustic Music, USA, Festival Internacional de Arte Electronico 404, Argentina and Art Trail Soundworks Live, Ireland. He recently received a residency price at the Bourges International Competition 2006 and first prize in the International Competition of Acousmatic Composition “Metamorphoses” 2006.
Date: August 7, 2006