[ photography by Mathieu
de France ]
After studies at Cambridge University and
a Harkness Fellowship to pursue a doctorate
in Composition at the Eastman School of Music
(Rochester NY), Dan Warburton settled in Paris
in 1988. In 1992 he was awarded the Lili Boulanger
Prize for Composition, and subsequently was
commissioned to write for the Composers Ensemble
(UK) and the Newt Hinton Ensemble (NL). Since
1997 he has been Editor in Chief of the Paris
Transatlantic web magazine, and also writes
regularly for The Wire (UK)
and Signal To Noise (US).
As a performer he has recorded with Jean-Luc
Guionnet, Edward Perraud, François
Fuchs, Bruno Meillier, Eric La Casa, Nikos
Veliotis, Fred Blondy, Martine Altenburger,
Jean Sé Mariage, Arthur Doyle and Reynols,
for labels including Tzadik, Wergo, Leo, Ayler,
Chloe, Absurd, Durtro, SMI and Crouton. He
has also performed with John Butcher, Hans
Tammen, Radu Malfatti, Kyle Bruckmann, Scott
Rosenberg, Greg Kelley, Bhob Rainey, Tetuzi
Akiyama, Daniel Erdmann, Bertrand Gauguet,
Bertrand Denzler and Pascal Battus.
1998 - Tanger: "La Mémoire Insoluble"
2000 - "Return of the New Thing"
(Leo Records, CD LR 280)
2001 - Guy Livingston: "Don't Panic:
60 Seconds for Piano" (Wergo, WER 6649-2)
2002 - "Cho" (w/ Bruno Meillier)
(SMI, NM 212)
2002 - "Folktales vol.3" (w/ Kevin
Shea, Adam Sonderberg) (Crouton Music, Crouton
2002 - Pierre-Yves Macé: "Faux-Jumeaux"
(Tzadik TZ 7078)
2002 - "Métro Pré Saint
Gervais" (w/ Jean-Luc Guionnet, Eric
La Casa) (Chloë 002)
2002 - "VW" (w/ Nikos Veliotis)
2003 - "The Basement Tapes" (w/
Arthur Doyle, Edward Perraud) (Durtro)
2003 - Return of the New Thing: "Traque"
(Ayler Records, AYL-CD 010)
2003 - "Rats" (w/ Edward Perraud)
(Textile, Vynile Série 08, LP)
2004 - "I am not sitting in a room with
Reynols" (w/ Reynols) (Absurd)
2004 - "à la limite du pays fertile"
(w/ Frédéric Blondy, Martine
2004 - title to be announced (w/ Frédéric
Blondy, Jean-Sébastien Mariage) (Creative