Robert Bentall (b. 1989) is a sonic artist based in the UK. His main output thus
far has been works for multi-channel sound. He is interested in aspects of genre
hybridity in electronic music, remix culture, surround-sound techniques and
improvisation. Rob gained a MusB (Hons.) from the University of Manchester,
graduating in 2010 with the P.J. Leonard Prize for electroacoustic composition.
He subsequently completed an MMus in composition at the University of
Sheffield, supervised by Dr. Adrian Moore and supported by a Julian Payne
Postgraduate Scholarship. In 2012, Rob undertook a 3-month composer
residency at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, sponsored by a Santander
Mobility Award. Rob was a finalist for the 2013 Franz Liszt Composition Prize in
Weimar, Germany, and the inaugural Oxford/Sennheiser Electronic Music Prize.
Rob was recently awarded PhD, which was undertaken at the Sonic Arts
Research Centre at Queen's University Belfast. He is currently Senior Lecturer in
Music Production at Leeds College of Music.