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Landy Leigh

Leigh Landy

Leigh Landy holds a Research Chair at De Montfort University where he directs the Music, Technology and Innovation Research Centre. His scholarship is divided between creative and musicological work. His compositions include several for video, dance and theatre. He has worked extensively with the late playwright, Heiner Müller, the new media artist, Michel Jaffrennou and the composer-performer, Jos Zwaanenburg and was composer in residence for the Dutch National Theatre during its first years of existence. Currently he is artistic director of Idée Fixe - Experimental Sound and Movement Theatre. His publications focus on the studies of electroacoustic music, including the notion of musical dramaturgy, contemporary music in a cross-arts context, access and the contemporary time-based arts, and devising practices in the performing arts. He is editor of "Organised Sound: an international journal of music technology" (CUP) and author of five books including "What's the Matter with Today's Experimental Music?" and "Experimental Music Notebooks". "Understanding the Art of Sound Organization" (MIT Press) and "La musique des sons/The Music of Sounds" (Sorbonne MINT/OMF) both appeared in 2007. He directs the ElectroAcoustic Resource Site (EARS) project and is a founding member of the Electroacoustic Music Studies Network (EMS).

events in 2010 with Leigh Landy
  Date Day Time Location Event Details
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13Sat10.00 amAberdeenElectroacoustic Fair
13Sat 2.00 pmAberdeenGig 2 Music from MTI