Daniel Blinkhorn


Title: Anthozoa | Year Created: 2011 | License: CCBY. Special Note: Original format is Surround Sound, 5.1. For a high resolution copy of this work in surround sound/5.1, and any other inquiries please contact the artist via their website: www.danielblinkhorn.com

Title: Built environment | Year Created: 2008 | License: CC BY. Special Note: Original format is Surround Sound, 5.1. For a high resolution copy of this work in surround sound/5.1, and any other inquiries please contact the artist via their website: www.danielblinkhorn.com

Daniel Blinkhorn

Daniel Blinkhorn

Is an Australian composer, sound and new media artist currently residing in Sydney.

His creative works have received various international and national composition citations, with recent activities including Winner of a ‘Giga-Hertz-Preis für elektronische Musik | Giga-Hertz-Award’ – Germany, Winner of the ‘International Computer Music Association’ – ‘Asia Oceania Award’ – 2013, Winner of the ‘9th International Composition Competition – Città di Udine’, Italy and Winner of the ‘12th as well as the 9th (2011 – 2009) International Electroacoustic Composition Competitions, ‘Música Viva’, Portugal.

He has worked in a variety of creative, academic, research and teaching contexts, and is currently lecturing into the composition and music technology department at the Conservatorium of Music, University of Sydney. He is also an ardent location field recordist, where he has embarked upon a growing number of recording expeditions throughout Alaska, Amazon, West Indies, Northern Europe, Middle East, Australia and the high Arctic/ North Pole region of Svalbard.

He is self-taught in electroacoustic’s, however has formally studied composition and the creative arts at a number of Australian universities including the College of Fine Arts – UNSW and the Faculty of Creative Arts, UOW where his doctoral degree in creative arts was recommended for special commendation. Other degrees include a BMus (hons), MMus, and a MA(r).

More information about Daniel, as well as samples of his work can be found: www.danielblinkhorn.com