Ben Bacon

EMP Certificate lead

An experienced multi-media artist, composer, researcher, and interaction designer, Ben moved to Berlin in 2015. His current interests include the integration of information design in electronically-based music performance, digital musical instrument design, and multimedia installations. In addition to his many residencies, he has also performed and displayed his work in a variety of international locations including at the IMPULS Academy in Graz.

He has also appeared at the Studio for Instrumental and Electronic Music in Amsterdam, and the Banff Centre in Alberta. Ben has presented his research twice at the Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique in Paris.

Before tutoring at dBs Berlin Music, Ben double majored in percussion performance and electronic music at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music. He also went on to continue his musical studies by completing a Masters in music technology from McGill University in 2014.