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About Ben Neill
Ben Neill is a composer, performer, producer, and inventor of the mutantrumpet, a hybrid electro-acoustic instrument. Neill's music blends electronica, jazz and ambient, blurring the lines between DJ culture and acoustic instrument performance.
Neill has recorded seven CDs of his music on the Astralwerks, Six Degrees, Universal/Verve, New Tone and Ear-Rational labels. His music has been featured on numerous compilations including Wired Magazine's Music Futurists". He has performed his music extensively in a wide variety of international settings including the Cite de la Musique France, Berlin Love Parade Germany, Spoleto Festival Italy, Umbria Jazz Italy, NIME Conference 2005 Vancouver, Bang On A Can Festival New York, ICA London, Istanbul Jazz Festival Turkey and the Edinburgh Festival UK to name a few...