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Mr Zachaeus Dawson
Mr Zachaeus Dawson


I am a highly experienced freelance professional composer-performer, curator, and teacher. I hold degrees from Leeds College of Music (BA Hons in Classical Music) studying as a trumpet player and Royal Birmingham Conservatoire (Masters in Composition) studying as a composer and reader in music. I am a current PhD candidate studying at University of Birmingham with cross-institutional support from De Montfort University, Leicester funded by AHRCís Midlands4Cities Doctoral Training Partnership.

I have previously received commissions from established music organisations throughout the UK and Europe such as Ensemble Klang, Orkest de Ereprijs, Birmingham Contemporary Music Group, Post-Paradise Series (through organisations such as NMC Recordings), Roderick Williams and the Coull Quartet, Ensemble Decibel, and The Schubert Ensemble. My music has been broadcast on radio in Prague and I have performed my own work in venues and at festivals such as The Orgelpark (Amsterdam), Royal Birmingham Frontiers Festival, Ideas of Noise Festival, Supersonic Festival, Centrala Art Gallery, Stryx Art Gallery, and Eastside Projects. I also run a new music organisation called Post-Paradise Series where I manage projects of live music events funded by Arts Council England, RVW Trust and Hinrichsen Foundation. I have extensive experience working for various arts organisation in Birmingham (Eastside Projects, Birmingham Big Art Project, Arts Council England) and as a project manager and producer. I perform my work in an electronic music duo (7Balcony) and play trumpet in a variety of musical settings including; experimental theatre and opera, orchestras, and chamber groups.

Contact Zachaeus

Address: Flat 5
39 York Road
Edgbaston, Birmingham
Midlands (West)
B16 9HR
Phone: Show Number
Mobile: Show Number
Fee (30 minutes): £20.00
Fee (60 minutes): £35.00

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