Cayn Borthwick has been commissioned to compose a work that will be developed in collaboration with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra.
Cayn Borthwick is a composer, performer, multi-instrumentalist, arranger and teacher whose practice is concerned with the intersection of music, art, technology and humanity. My compositions are a fusion of elements from the art music and popular music traditions, pushing tonal limitations, cyclic structures, environment samples and synthesis.
He performs with and write for some of Melbourne’s most critically acclaimed contemporary music acts including heat-beat aficionado’s No Zu and dream-beat star Sui Zhen. Borthwick is lead composer at interactive digital arts company Playable Streets and teach harmony and composition at the Victorian College of the Arts, SAE institute woodwind/composition in the western and northern suburbs of Melbourne.