Head of Music Technology
Senior Lecturer in Music Technology
John is a post-digital/electronic musician. Prior to joining Queensland Conservatorium he was a visiting assistant professor at Brown University (USA), and before that a lecturer at Kingston University (UK). John’s Ph.D. was completed in 2009 under the supervision of Bennett Hogg and Sally Jane Norman at Newcastle University (UK). His thesis charts an idiosyncratic zone within the continuum of what it is to be a live musician at the dawn of the 21st century. John has publications with Contemporary Music Review, Ashgate, Cambridge University Press, and Leonardo. As well as festivals/conferences such as NIME, ICMC, NYCEMF, BEAM, and SEAMUS, he has presented original live performance based works at Borealis Festival for Contemporary Music in Bergen, Open Studio at STEIM in Amsterdam, and Club Transmediale in Berlin.