You Need a Cab? (by Katharine Norman)

You Need a Cab?

by Katharine Norman

About the Work

A surreal taxi journey across Toronto, starting from an aural viewpoint way above the traffic, then descending onto the street, careering around town in the company of a burbling radio and a extrovert cabbie, of Ghanaian origin via Hackney….

About the Composer

Katharine Norman composes music for instruments and digital resources, with a particular focus on digital work involving text, and on music for piano.

She studied and Bristol University and Princeton, from where she received her PhD. She has previously taught in music and sonic art at Dartington College of Arts, Sheffield University, Goldsmiths and City University London, and has also taught in the Communications and Contemporary Arts Departments of Simon Fraser University, Canada, and in creative writing at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.