Jacob Thompson-Bell is a composer whose music spans contemporary classical, experimental and visual arts practices, often combining visual imagery with musical performance.
He has worked with London Sinfonietta, London Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra of Opera North, the Ligeti Quartet, notes inegales, Lontano and CoMA (Contemporary Music for All); as well as soloists such as Heather Roche, Joely Koos and Joel Bell.
Residencies include Somerset House (Sound and Music Embedded Artist in Residence 2013 – 15) and LSO St. Luke’s Concert Hall (LSO Soundhub 2012 – 13).
Jacob is also a co-founder/director of Collectives and Curiosities, a collaborative platform exploring creative connections between media. Recent projects include installations for the London Symphony Orchestra and Colourscape Festival (Clapham Common).