BEN DUINKER is a Montreal-based music theorist, percussionist, educator, choral tenor, and composer. Having enjoyed a musical childhood, he began post-secondary studies in Civil Engineering but switched to music full time at age 21. Duinker currently pursues a SSHRC-funded PhD in Music Theory at McGill University. He also performs and tours extensively with Architek Percussion, a quartet specializing in avant-garde, crossover, and electroacoustic chamber music.

Photo: Alex Tran