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BIOGRAPHY

Matthew Herbert's works range from numerous acclaimed albums to Ivor Novello-nominated film scores. He has performed thousands of concerts, from Sydney Opera House to the Hollywood Bowl. He's remixed iconic artists including Quincy Jones, Serge Gainsbourg and Ennio Morricone; and worked with musicians from Bjork to Dizzee Rascal.

Other collaborators include chef Heston Blumenthal, playwright Caryl Churchill and writer Will Self. He's best known for turning found sounds into electronic music, as in 'One Pig', following a pig's life from birth to plate. He is relaunching an online Museum of Sound, and was recently appointed Creative Director of The New Radiophonic Workshop.

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Chris Friel