Timothy Cooper is a composer and performer of electroacoustic music. In his music he explores new contexts for the sounds he works with. He uses microphones as sonic microscopes and loudspeakers to amplify and heighten the qualities of the sounds he records.
Recent projects include the site-responsive installation Tide Times made with Laura Bissell, Breathing Space for tuba and electronics composed for Danielle Price and most recently...shadows that in darkness dwell… for counter tenor, recorder, theorbo, baroque cello and electronics commissioned by The Night With…
As a sound engineer he works particularly on the performance and sound diffusion of music for instruments and live electronics. He has worked with Red Note Ensemble, the Gildas Quartet, Tom Poulson, Mieko Kanno and others.
Tim is a PhD candidate at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland supervised by Professor Alistair MacDonald and Dr Diana Salazar.
He lectures at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.