Nick Fells


Composer, performer, sound artist







Nick Fells is a composer, performer and sound artist. He works in acousmatic, soundscape, instrumental and vocal composition, installation, and music for visual media and dance. Much of his music combines computer technology with live performance, extending and enhancing performance possibilities. He teaches composition & electroacoustic music at the University of Glasgow. He is a founder member of the composers' collective nerve8 and of the Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra, and plays with a number of other improvising groups. As a performer, he plays shakuhachi and computer-based instruments.
He was recipient of a Muenchen Kulturreferat Stipendium for an artist residency at Villa Waldberta, Germany, and performances have included: Lautwechsel, Munich; Late Junction, BBC Radio 3; Instal, Glasgow; ISSUE Project Room, New York; KHM Cologne; Muffathalle, Munich; Nicolaisalle, Potsdam.