Stuart Brown is a Glasgow based drummer/percussionist, composer and experimental electronic musician who has performed throughout the U.K., Europe, U.S.A, New Zealand and India and has played on over 50 commercial recordings. He studied Electronics with Music at Glasgow University (BEng) before attending Berklee College of Music in Boston on scholarship. He has released two critically acclaimed albums with his cartoon music ensemble, Twisted Toons (featured in Top 10 Jazz Albums of 2009 and 2016 in The Times and Mojo Magazine) and has a particular interest in intercultural and interdisciplinary collaboration. He has done collaborative residencies in India and Brazil and has created music for dance, theatre, film, visual art and multi media performance, including a 2016 silent film score commission for Hippfest with his electronic duo Herschel 36, which toured the UK and included planetarium performances. In 2018 he was selected for Sound and Music’s 18 month composers development programme, New Voices, during which time he developed a unique approach to manipulating live electronic elements and visual projections from the drums in real time under the moniker MNDMTH, culminating in MNDMTH:Convergence, a collaborative piece with digital artist, Steve Curtis.

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