Jason Singh is a composer, musician, sound artist, creative producer, facilitator and performer. In this minute, he has collaborated with singer Anne Martin.
Singh is well-known for working across genres and art forms. His output includes beatbox film scores, sound design for installations and exhibitions, ceramics, textiles and museum objects.
Singh has been commissioned to write music for Hull City of Culture 2017, BFI, BBC, V&A Museum, Unity Theatre, Whitworth Gallery, Tate Britain, and the Royal Exchange Theatre. As well as his work with Anne Martin, he has collaborated with artists including Nitin Sawhney, Rokia Traore, Shabaka Hutchings, Stuart McCallum, Yazz Ahmed, Sarathy Korwar and Sebastian Rochford.
Singh is an active educator and has been devising and facilitating creative projects since 1999. Between 2006 and 2013 he mentored and toured with musicians from Rajasthan, India, and is currently music director of Frequencies, a music project run by Music For Youth. Singh facilitates national and international workshops exploring the voice, body and technology. He works with mainstream students and young people with special educational needs (SEN).
Singh is a skilled vocalist, using his voice to recreate the sound of birdsong and entire forestry environments. His birdsong vocals have been featured on BBC TV shows Imagine, Springwatch and CountryFile.
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