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George Farid │ Studio Residency

Switzerland | Music


Egyptian music composer, sound artist and mechanical engineer, born in Egypt (1994). His work combines tape machines, field recordings, acoustic and electronic instruments. He is known for his diversity between solo work, soundtracks for films, theater and art installations.

Farid’s artistic practice examines the characteristics and dispositions of sound in various morphologies, to analyze musical and sonic serial patterns formed by humans, machines or even chance.

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