Matthew Bourne is a recipient of numerous awards and accolades, and possesses an inventive and unique artistic approach. He is known for: bringing infirm pianos back to life in Songs From A Lost Piano; collaborating with classical musicians of the London Sinfonietta in Written/Unwritten; the acclaimed solo piano album, Montauk Variations; and reinterpretations of Amon Tobin's work for Ninja Tune.
Matthew was chosen by the PRS/British Council for an artist in residence scheme in Xiamen, China, and has collaborated with Belfast-based composer Piers Hellawell for the PRS 2014 New Music Biennial with Bourne Davis Kane.
Current projects include Radioland, an acclaimed, live reworking of Kraftwerk's Radioactivity album in collaboration with Franck Vigroux (electronics) and Antoine Schmitt (video), and moogmemory, a forthcoming solo synthesiser album for The Leaf Label.
Matthew is also a senior lecturer in Postgraduate Studies at Leeds College of Music.
LSBU drama alumna, Anna Leckey, profiled by The Times
4 September 2019
Drama graduates perform at Kingston's International Youth Arts Fringe Festival
8 July 2019
Creative Technologies students celebrate work at End of Year Show
14 June 2019
LSBU hosts British Journalism Training Council conference
15 May 2019
Chris Skidmore, Minister of State for Universities, visits LSBU’s School of Arts and Creative Industries
10 April 2019
LSBU Journalism students launch 'Paint London Green' anti-air pollution campaign
10 April 2019
LSBU Journalism students to team up with innovative start-up Fighthoax
6 March 2019
LSBU graduate wins big at the RTS London Student Awards
22 February 2019
Hollywood actor David Oyelowo awarded honorary doctorate by London South Bank University
15 October 2018