Staff Profiles: Tim Land

Tim Land

Staff Profile: Tim Land
Academic Course Leader in Creative Music Technology

Tim Land

Tim Land

Academic Course Leader in Creative Music Technology

Music and Media

I’m a lover of beats, sounds and spaces and have a background in producing electronic and urban music. More recently I’ve been specialising in spatial sound and it’s potential for new auditory experience.

Biography

As a musician and producer I have released albums, EP’s and remixes on indie and major labels. I have received a BAFTA for interactive sound work and have toured internationally with award winning bands and as a DJ. I use these experiences to teach composition, production, music business and political economy.  More recently I have been focusing on spatialised sound and the potential it can bring for new music.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
BA (Hons) Commercial Music University of Westminster 1996
MA Creative Music Practice University of Wales, Newport 2012
PGCert Higher Education University of Wales, Newport 2012

Awards

BAFTA 1998 – Audiorom – Shift Control

Milia d’Or 1999 – Audiorom – Shift Control

Knowledge Magazine Awards 2005/06 – London Elektricity (Best Live Act)

Membership of professional bodies

BAFTA

PRS

Teaching and research

Teaching

Music Production

Electronic & Urban music composition and production

Music Business

Level

Undergraduate

External responsibilities

Subjects for media interviews

Urban and Electronic dance music

Spatialised and Multi Channel Audio and Music

Independent Music Business

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External examining

Past

MA Audio Production -University of Westminster

BA Music Production - University of Central Lancaster

BA Electronic Music and DJ Practice - University of Central Lancaster

Present

DBS Music Provision - University of St Mark and St John