I got my BA in philosophy from UCL in 1999. I got my MA in music composition from Birmingham Conservatoire in 2001. I am mostly interested in improvisation and electro-acoustic composition. I've put some of my compositions here http://soundcloud.com/tomcochrane

In June 2007, I got my Phd from Nottingham University for a thesis entitled 'Shared Emotions in Music' supervised by Greg Currie. Some collective musical improvisations were submitted along with it. The thesis can be downloaded here: http://etheses.nottingham.ac.uk/10286/

From September 2007 to September 2010 I was a postdoc at the Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, which is an ins…

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