Composer Biographies

Sean Clarke

Sean Clarke

Sean Clarke is an active performer and composer currently studying composition at the University of Calgary. After completing a Bachelor of Music at the University of Calgary Sean went on to complete a Master of Music in performance at the Royal Northern College of...

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Leslie Hinger

Leslie Hinger

 Leslie Hinger holds a Bachelor of Music from the University of Calgary where she studied with Allan Bell, David Eagle, William Jordan and Hope Lee, and a Masters of Music from the University of British Columbia where she studied with Keith Hamel and Dorothy Chang. In...

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R. Murray Schafer

R. Murray Schafer

In addition to introducing the concept of soundscape, Schafer coined the term schizophonia in 1969, the splitting of a sound from its source or the condition caused by this split: “We have split the sound from the maker of the sound. Sounds have been torn from their natural sockets and given an amplified and independent existence.

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