Mauricio Pauly (b. 1976) writes music for mixed ensembles, often using amplification and performative electronics. His works have been featured in Ultima Festival Oslo 2011, ISCM New Music Days 2011, MATA Festival 2011, Warsaw Autumn 2013, Le Bruit de la Musique 2014, Bendigo Exploratory Music Festival 2013 and Darmstadt International Summer Courses 2010, 12 & 14.  Upcoming projects include a residency and monographic concert at Villa Romana in Florence; new piece at the Bludenzer Tage zeitgemäßer Musik 2016; a new piece for Ensemble Interface's UK tour; Scapegoat US and UK tour; a new work for Distractfold at Darmstadt 2016 and performances of several of his works at the Images Sonores Festival in Belgium. Recordings have been released by JACK Quartet (New Focus), Fonema Consort (New Focus) and Karin Hellqvist (For Tune). Pauly is artistic co-director of Distractfold Ensemble & founding member of the áltaVoz Composers. He teaches at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester & the Architectural Association Interprofessional Studio in London. In 2014-15 he was a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University.