AES New York 2013 Presenter or Author
Primary Affiliation: Bath Spa University - Bath, UK
Joe Bennett is the Dean of Music & Performing Arts at Bath Spa University, UK. His research focuses on the creative practice and psychology of songwriters, particularly collaborative songwriters. Joe teaches on the Masters Degree in songwriting at Bath Spa University, and is the founder and organiser of the UK Songwriting Festival. His guitar tuition books and compositions are published worldwide by Music Sales, Rockschool and others, and his monthly songwriting articles are published in Total Guitar magazine. Joe received a National Teaching Fellowship in 2004 from the UK Higher Education Academy in recognition of his work as a teacher of popular music. As an expert witness forensic musicologist, Joe advises music lawyers, publishers, artists and songwriters on matters of plagiarism and musical similarity.
More Info: http://www.joebennett.net