PhD Works

This is a collection of work created for the examination of a Doctorate of Philosophy in Music at The University of Durham.

Heart of Light

2008, duration: 15 minutes 34 seconds

This piece was created entirely using a massively modular synthesis engine.

Light of Heart

2009, duration: 11 minutes 39 seconds

A companion piece to be contrasted with Heart of Light.

Spanish Ladies

2009, duration: 11 minutes 08 seconds

Spanish Ladies is an exploration of granular synthesis gone wrong.

Down Among the Dead Men

2009, duration: 10 minutes 09 seconds

An abstraction of a classic sea song.


2007, duration: 3 minutes 45 seconds

Medieval electronica at its finest. It gets quite dirty and aggressive.

Christ ist Erstanden

2007, duration: 5 minutes 14 seconds

Drones of medieval music electronica.


2007, duration: 3 minutes 58 seconds

Experimentation using a Wiimote.


2007, duration: 6 minutes 7 seconds

Created at Newcastle's Culture Lab using and hand-made instrument of IR sensors and a block of wood.

Planctus Mariae

2008, duration: 11 minutes 41 seconds

Medieval polyphony with an electronic twist.