Led by ICMP Songwriting tutor Isobel Anderson, this virtual event on Monday 20th July will explore the challenges of working as a songwriter, musician and artist with a disability.
Isobel will be joined in the chat by composer and sound artist DIE HEXEN and singer songwriter Ruth Patterson, who along with Isobel, both experience disabilities.
Isobel is a respected artist, songwriter and music mentor, responsible for numerous successful projects. Alongside teaching as part of ICMP’s faculty, she has an MA and PhD in Sound Art and has released critically acclaimed records, including ‘Chalk/Flint’.
DIE HEXEN is an innovative composer, sound designer, musician, producer, performance artist and more.
Originally hailing from Ireland, she has released critically acclaimed artist and scored films including ‘Welcome To a Bright White Limbo’ and many more.
Ruth Patterson is a founding member and lead singer/multi-instrumentalist of Holy Moly & The Crackers. The band has released three albums together, with songs featured globally on radio, TV and film – including the main end title track on Hollywood blockbuster ‘Oceans 8’. She is currently the Sage Gateshead’s artist in residence and is now releasing music as a solo artist.