Hear the new album Ealing Feeder on Bandcamp and see the video A Wren in the Cathedral.

The Ealing Feeder, a robotic, polyphonic carillon.

Live shows, talks and exhibitions

Pioneers of music - Daphne Oram and Viv Albertine Brighton, United Kingdom +
Old Steine
Brighton BN1 1EL
United Kingdom

Talking about the life and work of Daphne Oram, in this evening also featuring punk pioneer Viv Albertine.

Delia Derbyshire's 80th Birthday Brighton , United Kingdom +
Rosehill Tavern
Rose Hill Terrace
Brighton BN1 4JL
United Kingdom

Excerpts from the new album 'Ealing Feeder' and other original music, celebrating the late Radiophonic pioneer.

Ealing Feeder album launch London , United Kingdom +
Kings Place
90 York Way Kings Cross
London N1 9AG
United Kingdom

A live performance of my solo album Ealing Feeder, due for release in April 2017. With guests Stephen Hiscock (percussionist), The London Sound Survey and DJ Special K.

The Hairy Ape New York, USA +
The Armory (Drill Hall)
643 Park Avenue
New York NY 10065

Composition and sound design for this revival of Eugene O'Neill's expressionist play The Hairy Ape (1922). A transfer from The Old Vic, London.

Sxip Shirey presents Baby Dee plus guests New York +
National Sawdust
Directions Address National Sawdust 80 North 6th Street Brooklyn
New York NY 11249

A performance on the Ealing Feeder (robotic carillon) for Sxip Shirey's evening celebrating the work of Baby Dee, featuring Dee and guests

Off the Page: Bergen Bergen, Norway +
Landmark - Bergen Kunsthall
Rasmus Meyers allé 5
Bergen 5015 Bergen

A talk on the corporeal roots of electronic sound for Off The Page, the music festival without music (presented by nyMusikk and The Wire Magazine)

Talk: An introduction to synthesis using Cycling 74's Max London , UK +
Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
62-64 Eton Ave
London NW3 3HY

An introduction to the creative potential of Max, a flexible and extendible graphical programming language for media. For The Association of Sound Designers' Winter School.

Landscape / Soundscape Philadelphia, USA +
Arthur Ross Gallery
220 South 34th Street
Philadelphia PA 19104

14 Jan - 26 Mar 2017 A short, recorded soundpiece, responding to Erica Lennard's Villa Lante (1986), commissioned for a new exhibition of landscape photography and sound art.

Once in a Lifetime London , UK +
The Young Vic
66 The Cut
London SE1 8LZ

25 Nov 2016 - 14 Jan 2017 Sounds and music for this screwball comedy set in the early days of The Talkies (directed by Richard Jones).

The Machinery - 19th century machine-inspired dance Sheffield, UK +
Millennium Gallery
Arundel Gate
Sheffield S1 2PP

Revisiting a 19th-century machine-inspired dance for the Algomech festival of algorithmic and mechanical movement - with Caroline Radcliffe.

The Museum of Lost Sounds London , United Kingdom +
Museum of London
150 London Wall
London EC2Y 5HN
United Kingdom

Live music inspired by London folklore past and present, featuring theremin, saw, percussion and robotic carillon. For the museum's first Night Museum, in partnership with Illuminations Festival.

Talk: Never Leaving Home Kraków, Poland +
Pałac Krzysztofory
Rynek Główny 35
Kraków 31-011 Kraków

A talk 'Never Leaving Home - Fear, desire and disembodied music', for this Unsound festival of the theme of dislocation.

See previous live shows, talks and exhibitions>


Launch of solo album EALING FEEDER at K ings Place, London, 20 April 2017.
Composing GIANT, an opera about the life and death of Charles Byrne (librettist Ross Sutherland). Funded by a Jerwood Opera Writing Fellowship and supported by Aldeburgh Music.
Writing about the life of Daphne Oram for a reprint of Oram's AN INDIVIDUAL NOTE - OF MUSIC, SOUND AND ELECTRONICS, co-published by Anomie Publishing and The Daphne Oram Trust.
Composition and sound design for Eugene O'Neill's expressionist play THE HAIRY APE (1922) for The Park Avenue Armory, New York. A transfer from The Old Vic, London (directed by Richard Jones).
Sharing favourites from my vinyl collection with Robin the Fog on NEAR MINT, Resonance FM.

Recent work

Ealing Feeder (back cover)

Ealing Feeder – album preview


Video – A Wren in the Cathedral


Album launch at Kings Place, London (20 April 2017)


Reprint of Daphne Oram’s ‘An Individual Note’

Dan Albeson in Once in a Lifetime, Young Vic, London, 2016. Photo  Johan Persson

Once in a Lifetime – Young Vic, London

viola da gamba

Giant – work begins on a new chamber opera

The Odditorium

Atomic gardener Muriel Howorth in ‘The Odditorium’

Sonakinatography I (fragment) - Channa Horwitz

Sonakinatography – Raven Row, London

The Hairy Ape

The Hairy Ape – Old Vic, London


Saisonscape – The Arnolfini, Bristol, and Cafe Oto, London

Moog System 55

Moog Sound Lab – Birmingham


Discussing Gender and Creativity on The Verb, BBC Radio 3

Listening to a heptaphonic echo.

The Man Who Bought an Echo – for Off the Page, Bristol and Oslo

Midwich Cuckoos live

The Midwich Cuckoos Live – Duke of Yorks, Brighton


Eye Music – Hendrix and Handel at Handel House, London

Hugo (photo Melita Dennett)

Unheimlich Manoeuvres – on ventriloquism and the uncanny

HMS Alliance

HMS Alliance – reanimating a submarine with sound

The Fall of the House of Usher (Webber and Watson, 1928)

Vault – live music for silent gothic treasures from the BFI


BBC Radio 4 doc: Digital music and the vinyl renaissance


Bring to Light – Birmingham

The Sleeping Beauty (John Maler Collier, 1921)

Thoughts on Time Travel for Hack Circus, London


Message and Method – Ghost Box collaboration


Down to the Silver Sea – three tracks on Moon Wiring Club compilation


Horlicks and Armageddon – Brighton and London

Wolfgang (robot drummer)

Flatpack – celebrating the 1960s Birmingham Arts Lab


Rocket Lolly – Edinburgh, Brighton and Tartu (Estonia)

The Effect

The Effect – National Theatre (Cottesloe)

Edison phonograph

Voices of the Dead – Fortean Times Uncon, London, and Edinburgh


BBC Radio 4 doc: The Bird Fancyer’s Delight

Ealing Feeder

Ealing Feeder – polyphonic robotic carillon


Ventricle – animate handbag


Loving the Machine – TEDx talk


Uncanny Valley – London, Brighton, Manchester and BBC World Service