Composer, producer and sound designer based in Dublin, Ireland. Coming from a trained background in multi-instrumental performance, Elis now transfers this knowledge to his creative practice. He holds a BA, MA and PhD in instrumental and electronic composition from the Royal College of Music London, and Trinity College Dublin respectively. Currently he lectures and supervises on the BA Music Degree at Trinity College, and both the BA and MA music degrees at BIMM University.
As a composer he has had his pieces played throughout Ireland and Europe by a variety of performers including RCM Symphony Orchestra, Kirkos Ensemble, Crash Ensemble, Elizabeth Hilliard, Paul Roe, Joe O'Farrell and RTÉ Con Tempo Quartet. He has also performed his own works and with others throughout Ireland, U.K., Europe and U.S.
As a producer, he has over fifteen years of experience recording and mixing both his own work and others, primarily Alarmist and Halves, who's album 'It Goes, It Goes, Forever and Ever' was nominated for 2010 Irish Choice Music Award.
He also works as a sound designer for audiovisual mediums (online platforms, installations, theatre, live events), implementing composition, foley, production and mastering in order to meet professional broadcasting standards, clients include RTE, Algorithm, and Tayto Park.