ABOUT

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Ed Williams is a guitarist, harpsichordist and composer active in the experimental music scene in Marseille, France. He’s helped found free improvisation outfits Heard Of Bears, TANDEM, and the Grand 8 Ensemble, touring Europe and North America with these and other projects.

He got his ABRSM Grade 8 in Harpsichord and Classical Guitar and graduated his Bachelor of Music with a First from Edinburgh University. He received the composition diploma “en Cycle Spécialisé” from the CNRR of Marseille and continued studies in Maxime Barthélémy’s Electroacoustic Composition class at the Cité de la Musique.

He also runs a podcast, Echo Chamber, on experimental music, designs posters and CD covers, and translates texts for contemporary music publisher Maison ONA.

SOLO / Split Releases
edwilliamsxyz.bandcamp.com/

GRAND 8 ENSEMBLE

grand8.bandcamp.com

AND
andimprov.bandcamp.com/

TANDEM
soundcloud.com/tandemtrioproject/

HEARD OF BEARS
heardofbears.bandcamp.com/

MISCELLANEOUS
soundcloud.com/edwilliamsxyz

Contact: edwardjpwilliams [at] gmail [dot] com

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