Born: February 10, 1981
Dylan Rynhart is a composer of many genres. He founded award winning jazz orchestra Fuzzy Logic Ensemble and has made two albums of his music with them. Dylan has scored music for theatre, an award winning short film and became involved in electro-acoustic composition and surround sound through his masters in music technology from Trinity college. He has also received commissions to write for contemporary classical ensembles, including sax and string quartets. Dylan is represented by both the Contemporary music centre and the Improvised music centre, and is currently working on his PhD in music composition with composer John Godfrey, in U.C.C...
Composer and keyboardist Dylan Rynhart has been leading his nine-piece ensemble for the last seven years and it just keeps getting better. Mouthpiece is their second recording and marks a considerable advance on their first, New Hat. The leader's writing has become more assertive, with stronger melodies and more space for the soloists, and he has drawn into the ensemble several players, including guitarist Joe O'Callaghan and saxophonist Brian Wynne. Produced by German conductor Florian Ross and featuring top UK trumpeter Tom Arthurs, Fuzzy Logic now rate among the most daring and original musical ensembles working in Ireland today.
Mouthpiece album review - Kevin Stevens The Journal of Music 1 Oct 2009 BIG MOUTH Ideas you don't often encounter in a big band
FUZZY LOGIC ENSEMBLE Mouthpiece
FUZZY LOGIC ENSEMBLE is Ireland's largest and longest-running big band - or contemporary improvising ensemble as composer and founder Dylan Rynhart prefers to describe the group...
Willing to teachAdvanced students only.
Credentials/BackgroundI take a composition class each week in south dublin, see: http://dylanrynhart.com/education.html I lecture part time in University College Cork in Music Technology, Jazz history and Improvisation.