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Dr Matt Hill
BA(Macquarie), BA(ContempMus)(SCU), GradDipEd(Melbourne), BMusic(Hons)(JCU), PhD(JCU)
Current Appointment: Lecturer
Organisational Unit: School of Arts & Social Sciences - Lismore

Telephone: 66203733
Location: D2.13
Campus: Lismore

Matt is a lecturer in the Contemporary Music course at Southern Cross University. He completed his undergraduate study at SCU, majoring in guitar performance. Matt completed a PhD at James Cook University with a practice-based study researching the influence of new technologies on music creation in a variety of genres from historical, analytical and personal practice perspectives. His research interests include collaborative music making processes, film music and music analysis. Matt is a composer, sound artist, multi-instrumentalist and producer. His album 'Warm Keep Warm' won the 2009 NCEIA Dolphin Awards for the Best Album, Best Jazz track and Best New Age track. He is a member of the group amphibian with whom he has recorded 3 CDs, toured to the UK and throughout Australia. amphibian have been distributed in Australia by Groovescooter/Creative Vibes and in Japan by IMG and online via Matt's compositions have feature on numerous short films including Paul Yacono's 'Mu'. He recently was the sound designer and composer for the NORPA theatre production 'Engine'. Matt has taught across a range of sectors, including designing and implementing new Certificate IV and Diploma of Music courses at the Northern Rivers Conservatorium. He is currently on the Board of Directors for the Northern Rivers Conservatorium. Visit Matt's personal webpage:

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Last Updated: 12/06/2012 10:57:15 AM