Andrew McPherson

Queen Mary University of London
Lecturer in Digital Media
London, UK
Andrew McPherson is an electronic engineer, composer and instrument designer. His research focuses on augmented acoustic instruments and new performance interfaces which build on traditional instrumental training. Recent projects include the magnetic resonator piano (electromagnetically-augmented acoustic piano) which has been used in over a dozen pieces including projects with the London Chamber Orchestra and the band These New Puritans; and the TouchKeys multi-touch keyboard which successfully launched on Kickstarter in September 2013.

Andrew leads the Augmented Instruments Laboratory research team within the Centre for Digital Music (C4DM) at Queen Mary University of London.