Guy Harries is a composer/performer based in London and Amsterdam. His work consists mostly of the interactive combination of live electronics and acoustic instruments, as well as the use of multimedia. He performs with flute, voice and electronics. His compositions have been performed by contemporary ensembles such as: The Tate
Ensemble, SOIL, The Roentgen Connection, Vocal Lab and LOOS, and have been broadcast and performed internationally. In 2000 he was awarded the Henriette Bosmans prize by the Association of Dutch Composers (GeNeCo).
He is also a singer-songwriter, practising electronic troubadourism with his laptop and voice.
Guy collaborated with musician Meira Asher, with whom he co-founded the Bodylab Arts Foundation. Another ongoing collaboration is with producer and multi-instrumentalist M. He is also a core member of the POW Ensemble.
Guy has produced a number of multimedia works: Stereo Dogs, Nocturnaround and Imaginary Friends. His chamber opera Jasser, toured throughout Holland in 2006/07, and he is currently working on a new opera based on the novel Two Caravans, in collaboration with Kameroperahuis Zwolle.
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