Dr Adam Parkinson
Senior Lecturer, Music and Sound Design BA/BSc
Telephone:020 7815 6772
School/Division:Arts and Creative Industries / Creative Technologies
Dr Adam Parkinson is an electronic musician and sound designer. As Dane Law, he makes electronic music which has been released on Quantum Natives, Opal Tapes and Conditional.
As Senior Lecturer in Sound Design, Adam teaches software such as Ableton Live and Max MSP, as well as supervising research projects for Sound Design and Digital Design students.
He is an Avid Certified Instructor for Pro Tools at 100 level.
Adam researches into new musical interfaces, sound art, computer music and how we can use computers as musical instruments.
With Atau Tanaka, he has co-authored a chapter on "Participation" for the Routledge Research Companion to Electronic Music. With David Toop, he has prepared a forthcoming chapter on Sound Art for an MIT anthology.
He has presented at conferences including New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME), International Conference on Live Coding (ICLC), International Computer Music Conference (ICMC), Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) and Research Through Design (RTD).