The music of Matthew Welch stems from a remarkably multi-faceted foundation. Matthew holds two university degrees in experimental music composition and has studied with noted composers such as Barry Truax, Rodney Sharman, Alvin Lucier and Anthony Braxton. The recordings on Luminosity
bring together the full range and diversity of Matthew Welch's musical world. His compositions range from traditional-like bagpipe tunes to improvisation strategies and fully notated works for solo instruments, chamber ensembles and orchestra. Luminosity
is a truly remarkable documentation of the talents of this modern composer. Highly recommended for those seeking adventurous music.