Paul Pignon | Föreningen svenska tonsättare
Born Hatfield, Herts, UK
Degree in physics from Oxford, one year Ph.D research, Oxford
24 years in Yugoslavia.
Co-founder of the Radio Belgrade Electronic Studio. Instigator of the the EMS Synthi 100.
28 years in Sweden, 4 years developing software at EMS.
Sometime producer at Fylkingen, likewise board member.
Member of SEAMS, VEMS, FRIM, ISCM
Compositions include EAM, chamber music, vocal music, jazz, musical theatre, ...
Plays single-reed instruments and didgeridoo
Active in non-idiomatic improvisation.
Other life-threads: software engineer, translator
Martial arts practioner (sanshou, muy thai, earlier taekwondo)