Pwyll AP Siôn


Contemporary Music

9th edition

A musicologist and composer, he is currently Professor in Music at the School of Music of Bangor University (United Kingdom).


His research and teaching interests include minimalist music, the new tonality of the 21st century and reference and quotation in contemporary music.

In 2007 he co-organized the First International Conference on Minimalist Music and helped establish the Society for Minimalist Music.

His book publications include ‘The Music of Michael Nyman’, ‘Michael Nyman: Collected Writings’, ‘The Ashgate Research Companion to Minimalist and Postminimalist Music’ and ‘Rethinking Reich’, on the music of Steve Reich.