Enda Bates_

Enda Bates_

Composer and producer

Enda Bates is a composer, musician and academic based in Dublin. He is an assistant professor and deputy director of the Music and Media Technologies programme in Trinity College Dublin.

In 2010, Bates completed a PhD entitled The Composition and Performance of Spatial Music, and his current research interests include spatial music, spatial audio for VR, the aesthetics of electroacoustic music, and the augmented electric guitar. He is an active composer of acoustic and electroacoustic contemporary music, and his work has been performed by the Crash Ensemble, the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Choir Ireland and New Dublin Voices, among others.

Bates is a founding member of the Spatial Music Collective and is an active performer. He has also worked as a producer and engineer for a variety of artists and groups.