Dr. Juan Parra studied composition at the Catholic University of Chile and Sonology at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague (NL) Part of several ensembles related to Guitar Craft, a school founded by Robert Fripp, he is a regular collaborator of artists like Brice Soniano, Richard Craig and KLANG. Juan is founder and active member of The Electronic Hammer (a computer and percussion trio) and Wiregriot (voice and electronics).
Juan is founder and active member of The Electronic Hammer, a computer and percussion trio and Wiregriot, (voice & electronics). His research focuses on performance practice in Computer Music, and has been supported by the Prins Bernhard Cultuur Fonds. He is a Fellow in Artistic Research at Orpheus Institute Research Centre in Music (ORCiM). Juan Parra C. contributes to Strand 1. Experimental Systems in Music. Artistic Projects.