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Name Professor Geoff Poole
Job title Emeritus Professor
Department Department of Music University of Bristol
Personal web page http://www.bristol.ac.uk/music/staff/
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Qualifications BA(EAnglia), BMus, DMus(Soton), LRAM
Professional details
Keywords musical composition
contemporary classical music
creativity
African music
Asian music
Postmodernism
Areas of expertise I compose contemporary classical music for live performance e.g. orchestra, voices, chamber music and solo. Experience and interests include learning from and working with non-Western mediums from Africa and Asia, or incorporating principles of such music into contemporary Western music to create new synthesis. Opposed to "crossover".
Media experience Several BBC Radio interviews.
Erstwhile national music critic.