Miguel Angel Ortiz Pérez is a mexican composer and sound artist based in London. Born in Hermosillo Sonora, he has been involved in a vast range of activities related to modern music and sound art. He has worked professionally as a composer, sound engineer, lecturer, score editor, promoter and sound designer.
Sporadically, he takes part as a performer in ensembles such as BLISS, Control Group andM&B; where he explores a vast array of performing mediums ranging from traditional acoustic instruments such as cello and trumpet, to laptop improvisation, performance with bio-instruments and hyperinstruments.
Miguel graduated from the Conservatorio de las Rosas in Morelia, México before pursuing a Masters degree and PhD at the Sonic Arts Research Centre at Queen’s University Belfast.
He currently works as a research associate at Goldsmiths, University of London.