Biography

Nick Storring

  • Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, 1981
  • Composer • Performer (cello)

Nick Storring is a composer, and cellist based in Toronto (Canada). He holds a BMus in music composition from Wilfrid Laurier University where he worked with Peter Hatch and Glenn Buhr. Currently he is finishing a Masters in composition at York University with David Mott. He has been featured as a composer and performer at a variety of festivals and concert series including Suoni Per Il Popolo (Montréal), Over The Top (Toronto), VTO Festival (Toronto), Open Ears (Kitchener, 2007, ’07), Wavelength’s Anniversary, and the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony’s New Orchestra Series. He has also composed for a variety of theatre and intermedia productions in the Waterloo area, including for several pieces with experimental company MT Space. He is a member of several projects including sombre ‘sleep-rock’ trio Picastro (Polyvinyl Records), eclectic and electronics-heavy improvisational trio I Have Eaten The City and The Knot, an improvisation-based cello duo with Tilman Lewis.

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