Christopher Fox is a composer, teacher and writer on new music. Between 1984 and 1994 he was a member of the composition staff of the Darmstadt New Music Summer School. During 1987 he lived in West Berlin as a guest of the DAAD Berlin Artists Programme. He joined the University of Huddersfield in 1994, eventually becoming professor of composition; he joined Brunel University London as professor of music in April 2006.
Newest selected publications
Fox, C. (2018) 'Caoineadh'.
Fox, C. (2015) 'Sea to the West'. A setting of Norman Nicholson‘s eponymous poem about the Cumbrian coast, for Elizabeth Hilliard, who premiered it in the Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin, 6 June 2014.
Fox, C. (Accepted) 'The Red Studio'. Written for John Snijders who recorded the work in the BBC Maida Vale studios on 30 November 2015; first broadcast 'Hear and Now', BBC Radio 3, 19 December 2015.
Fox, C. (2015) 'Topophony'. First performance in Tectonics Festival, Glasgow, 2015; subsequent performance by the WDR Orchestra, Cologne, 29 January 2016.
Fox, C. (2015) 'Trostlieder in Widerwärtigkeit des Kriegs'.