Writer, Composer & Sound Designer

Danny has a varied career as a lecturer, composer, sound designer, novelist, scriptwriter, and essayist specialising in sound, music and cinema. His research in silence, shadow, dreams, phenomenology, and synaesthesia reflect in his published books. His award winning compositions feature in films, documentaries, and animations. He studied at the Guildhall School of Music, and the London College of Communication. He is a Berlinale Talent alumnusHe was influenced from an early age by his mother, a violin teacher; his father, a violin professor and author; and his grandfather, a printing scholar. Danny is half Swiss/German and half Welsh, and spent much of his youth in Luzern and the high alpine valley region of Engadine in Switzerland, and in the Ceredigion region of Wales.