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Mira Calix

Mira Calix Beatport

Biography

Mira Calix is signed to Warp Records on which she has released five albums. Her earlier music is almost exclusively electronic in nature, however, since 2003 she has incorporated orchestration and classical instruments into her work for installation pieces, film soundtracks and theatre.

Mira has been commissioned to write pieces for the London Sinfonietta, the Aldeburgh Festival, The Royal Shakespeare Company, Opera North and The Manchester International Festival amongst others. In the autumn of 2009 she won a British Composer Awards for the composition, ‘My Secret Heart’ and was awarded a ‘Grant For The Arts’ by the The Arts Council Of England, to develop her skills in orchestration in collaboration with composers; Tansy Davies and Larry Goves.