Graham O'Brien is a drummer and electronic music producer/composer from St. Paul, MN. His most recent work is focused on the interplay between his unique drumming and composition styles. Currently he is performing new music written for solo live performance, utilizing a customized electro-acoustic drum set concept. As he puts it, "I'm exploring ways to perform my music - or rather, conduct it - via the rhythms of my drumming, in real-time. My performance concept is a practical way to extend the range of my drum set to include control of melodic and harmonic electronic instruments."
Along with his solo efforts, Graham has produced and composed music for such critically acclaimed projects as, Kristoff Krane, Mixed Blood Majority, Sage Francis, Ceschi (pronounced Chess-key) Moon & Pollution, No Bird Sing and Camp Dark. His works have been released on record labels such as: Doomtree, Strange Famous, and Fake Four.
Graham is a recipient of the 2012 Minnesota Emerging Composer Award.
Graham’s also an in demand audio engineer. He’s recorded and mixed hundreds of national radio and television commercials for campaigns such as Rosetta Stone and ProActiv. Listen: www.bracketaudio.com/listen
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