Tim Wright is a musician, composer and video artist based in York, England. He is known as a producer of electronic dance music released under his own name and the pseudonym Tube Jerk. His music has been released by some of the key labels in the field including Tresor, Novamute, Sativae and GPR and is regarded as pioneering, surreal and uncompromising, offering glimpses of possible musical futures.
The cooperation with Teshigawara started 2000 when Wright’s band Sand were invited to take part in the creation of the piece Raj Packet, Everything but Ravi at the New National Theatre in Tokyo. For the last five years Wright has taken care of sound for Teshigawara and his company Karas on tour around the world. 2013 he created music to Teshigawara’s creation Darkness is Hiding Black Horses at Opéra de Paris.
Tim Wright has performed live extensively in Europe, Japan, Australia and the US with notable dates including Sonar by Night and Transmusicales. His most recent album, The Sick Rose was nominated for a Grammy as Best Electronic Album of 2010 in the Czech Republic.
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