Meet the staff, composers, researchers, collaborators, resident artists and engineers who make up NOVARS.

Research staff


Postdoctoral fellow


NOVARS composers and in-house support

NOVARS composers' research panel board

  • Emeritus Professor John Casken, UK
    [Instrumental composition, opera, music theatre and mixed composition]
  • Professor Philip Grange, UK
    [Instrumental composition, music theatre]
  • Dr Kevin Malone, USA
    [Instrumental and experimental composition, film music and mixed composition]
  • Prof Camden Reeves, UK
    [Instrumental composition and mixed composition]
  • Dr Richard Whalley, UK
    [Instrumental composition, contemporary music performance]
  • Dr Nina Whiteman, UK
    [Instrumental composition and mixed media composition]

Technical support

Music studios focus 

Martin Harris Centre support