Michiel De Malsche (1982) is a Belgian composer, multi-instrumentalist and sound designer. He studied classical composition at the conservatories of Rotterdam and Ghent. His contemporary music has been performed all over the world and he has composed/produced dozens of soundtracks for contemporary dance, theatre, movies and documentaries. He wrote music for Arte, BBC 2, Canvas, VPRO, The Brussels Philharmonic, Mala, Sturm Und Klang, I solisti Del Vento, The Flemish Sinfonietta and many others. Besides his work as a contemporary classical composer, he is active as a studio musician/producer in the world of electronic music.
The Discomfort of Evening will get its world premiere at the festival and was developed with the support of Ostbelgien.