Emma Welton

A composer and performer driven by a desire to respond to global climate concerns, using recordings of electricity generation, combined with live instruments and tools.

Emma Welton is a composer and performer specialising in the creation of
new music. She performs (mostly violin, occasionally viola and double
bass) and produces events with several projects and groups.

Emma’s composing is often driven by her desire to offer a response to global climate concerns. She has recorded many types of electricity generation and combined these sounds with those of live instruments and tools in concert pieces. She also uses data from climate change research in her compositional structures.