Simon Scardanelli is a Singer, Songwriter & Record Producer. He is also an Electroacoustic Composer working with the Birmingham Electroacoustic Sound Theatre (BEAST
) in his final year of a PhD in composition. Commissions include "de(re)contruction" for a millennium project, led by Trevor Wishart, "Fragments of Democracy" for Birmingham City Council, and "AQUALOGICA" a site specific installation for the Metapod Expo 2001.
Scardanelli's A Sharp Intake of Breath is featured on SPIKE - Works from BEAST, CD released on Sargasso
(reviewed in The Wire, May 2001). An album of songs is currently in production and due for release early in 2005. Film composition credits include "Dead Man's Curve (The Curve -USA, 1999) & â€œI Shot a Man in Vegasâ€ (USA, 1998).