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Dr Trevor Wishart

Composer in Residence

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Composer in Residence in the Department of Music  
Composer in Residence of St Chad's College +44 (0) 191 33 43163


Trevor Wishart is a composer whose interests deal mainly with the human voice, in particular with the transformation of it and the interpolation by technological means between human voice and natural sounds. Wishart has written two books On Sonic Art and Audible Design. On Sonic Art puts forth his theoretical and philosophical ideas while Audible Design deals mainly with the practice and technique of composing with digital audio.

An interview with Nicholas Marty has been recently published on the Journal of Music and Meaning.