Jo Thomas Composer
Do you live in the Newport area, do you love gardening, designing green spaces, growing and nurturing plants? Do you have a Disability? Would you like to be involved in a music commission for the multi-faith chapel in new grange hospital in Llanfrechfa? The composer and sound artist Jo Thomas would like to make contact with you.
Jo Thomas is the lead composer for the CoDi Grange project. Supported by Ty Cerdd, Studio Response and Aneurin Bevan Health Board.
Please email stating interest: [email protected]
To find out more information about the CoDi Grange Project please go here
Jo Thomas works as a composer and sound artist. Jo has worked on public commissions, concerts, galleries, sound walks, privately commissioned work. In her process, Jo works with electronic sound working mostly with glitch, with fine detail. In 2012 Jo Thomas won the Prix Ars Electronica Golden Nica in Digital Musics and Sound Art for her work Crystal Sounds of a Synchrotron. Her work has been performed in public spaces across the world. Her work is released by the label Entr’acte, Holiday Records Naxos, NMC Recordings, The Tapeworm and Soft Apple.
She has written for Vinyl and CD, bespoke instruments and has worked on a combination of very experimental work and commercial projects. She has been commissioned to write music for Civic Projects ( Ports of Call, Sound Walking in East London 2007) In 2019 the project Ports of Call was written about in The Routledge Handbook of Memory and Place. Jo currently runs a sound walking project in North London with her label Soft Apple.
Twitter: @jothomasglitchw / @softapplesound