Dan Warburton

Posted on April 3, 2008

After studies at Cambridge University and a Harkness Fellowship to pursue a doctorate in Composition at the Eastman School of Music (Rochester NY), Dan Warburton settled in Paris in 1988. In 1992 he was awarded the Lili Boulanger Prize for Composition, and subsequently was commissioned to write for the Composers Ensemble (UK) and the Newt Hinton Ensemble (NL). Since 1997 he has been Editor in Chief of the Paris Transatlantic web magazine (www.paristransatlantic.com), and also writes regularly for The Wire (UK) and Signal To Noise (US).

As a performer he has recorded with Jean-Luc Guionnet, Edward Perraud, François Fuchs, Bruno Meillier, Eric La Casa, Nikos Veliotis, Frederic Blondy, Martine Altenburger, Jean Sé Mariage, Arthur Doyle and Reynols, for labels including Tzadik, Wergo, Leo, Ayler, Chloe, Absurd, Durtro, SMI, Crouton, Meniscus, Creative Sources, Not Two. He has also performed with John Butcher, Hans Tammen, Radu Malfatti, Kyle Bruckmann, Scott Rosenberg, Greg Kelley, Bhob Rainey, Tetuzi Akiyama, Daniel Erdmann, Bertrand Gauguet, Bertrand Denzler, Pascal Battus, Alan Courtis, Aaron Moore, …


Dan Warburton & IF, Bwana: I’m Sitting In Phill Niblock’s Kitchen (Monotype, 2011)

Hot Club:  Straight Outta Bagnolet (Monotype, 2010)

Dan Warburton: A Walk Chez J (Homophoni, 2010)

Dan Warburton & Frederic Farryl Goodwin: Compendium Maleficarum III  (Incunabulum, 2008)

Return of The New Thing: Alchemia (Not Two, 2008)

RLW: I.K.K. Purpur (Sirr, 2006)

Dan Warburton & TU M’: Missing In Africa  (Con-v, 2006)

Dan Warburton: I am not sitting in a room with Reynols (w/ Reynols) (Absurd, 2004)

Dan Warburton, Frédéric Blondy, Jean-Sébastien Mariage : L’écorce chante la forêt (Creative Sources, 2004)

Dan Warburton, Arthur Doyle, Edward Perraud: The Basement Tapes (Durtro, 2003)

Return of the New Thing: Traque (Ayler Records, 2003)

Dan Warburton & Edward Perraud: Rats (Textile, 2003)

Dan Warburton & Bruno Meeillier: Cho (SMI, 2002)

Pierre-Yves Macé: Faux-Jumeaux (Tzadik, 2002)

Dan Warburton, Jean-Luc Guionnet, Eric La Casa: Métro Pré Saint Gervais (Chloë, 2002)

Dan Warburton & Nikos Veliotis: VW (Absurd, 2002)

Return of the New Thing: st (Leo Records, 2000)

Guy Livingston: Don’t Panic: 60 Seconds for Piano (Wergo, 2001)

Tanger: La Mémoire Insoluble (Mercury/Polygram, 1998)


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