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Charles Matthews

London Team: Associate Musician

Charles Matthews is an electronic musician, gamelan player, and workshop facilitator based in London.  Charles developed an interest in new ways to make sound through his studies in sonic arts, and is passionate about using technology for equal access to music-making. As a programmer, he has developed a variety of software tools, interactive installations, and augmented instruments.  Charles began working with Drake Music through collaboration with DMLab and John Kelly on the creation of a bespoke accessible guitar.

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A circuit board connected to paper symbols using crocodile clips.

Exploring music technology at Belvue School

The Exchanging Notes project is working with groups of young people at risk of exclusion or low attainment in music across four years, building partnerships between schools and specialist music […]

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