Colin Frank

Colin Frank is a Canadian percussionist, composer, and electronic musician born in Ottawa. Trained orchestrally but influenced by a variety of genres, Colin specializes in performing and creating contemporary music. A double major music graduate from McGill University, and having studied electronic music at the Institute of Sonology (NL), Colin has performed notably with the National Youth Orchestra of Canada, the Sonology Electroacoustic Ensemble, the McGill Percussion Ensemble, and the McGill Symphony Orchestra. His acoustic music has been played by The Red Note Ensemble (UK), the McGill Percussion Ensemble, the Schulich Saxophone Quartet, the Schulich Woodwind Quintet, at the Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice (US), and at the SoundSCAPE new music festival (IT). Aside from music, he enjoys cycling, camping, computer programming, and good home cooking. He is currently pursuing an MA by Research at CeReNeM, University of Huddersfield.