Michael Begg

Michael Begg is an award winning composer, sound and recording artist based in East Lothian, Scotland.

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Michael Begg gratefully acknowledges support from PRS Foundation

Michael Begg's work has been assisted through the invaluable support from these organisations:

Michael Begg live at Queens Hall
Michael Begg live at Cafe Oto, London
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Accepting NMS Award
Michael Begg in Dublin, by Laura Sheeran

“Michael Begg is one of our most significant contemporary experimental composers. A true visionary, Begg has quietly developed his own unique and affecting compositional style and sound.”

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About Michael Begg

Michael Begg is an award winning composer,  sound artist and musician based in East Lothian, Scotland.

He has completed residencies with the Ocean ARTic Partnership, and Seeing Hearing UK Mexico (CMMAS, Cryptic, British Council Mexico, Anglo Arts)

He is the founder of the Back Glass Ensemble, and an associate artist at The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh.

Michael is presently artist in residence to the EU Marine Board

“one of the most important experimental composers of our time”

CCD Radio, Mexico