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Biography

Helen Papaioannou is a composer and baritone/alto saxophonist based in Sheffield. She composes music for live performance, improvises and has a fascination with games and strategies for group interaction. She is currently developing a solo project for baritone saxophone and electronics. Helen's music has been performed by Workers Union Ensemble, Ensemble neoN, Nieuw Ensemble, Galvanize Ensemble, Cobalt Duo, Michael Speers/Renzo Spiteri, LSO and Northern Sinfonia. Helen performs in various collaborations, and has played with KURO, Valentina Magaletti, Damo Suzuki, Eugene Chadbourne and Hannabiell Sanders.

Teaching Summary

Composition

Improvisation

Games and strategies for ensemble performance

Orchestration

Past Teaching Positions:

Teacher in Composition modules at Cardiff University.

Teacher on composition and creative practice modules at Newcastle University.

Department of Music

The University of Nottingham
Lakeside Arts Centre
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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