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Brendan Dougherty

Brendan Dougherty (U.S.A.) is a Berlin based composer and musician. He is active as an improviser
and producer of contemporary music and collaborates with Tony Buck, Jochen Arbeit and co-founded
the bands Idiot Switch and Charrd. He has worked closely with choreographer Jeremy Wade, creating
music for and performing in Throwing Rainbows Up (2008), I Offer Myself to Thee (2009) and There is
No End to More (2009). His work with Meg Stuart began in 2009 when they curated an improvisation
series in HAU theater's Politics of Ecstasy festival. They performed together in Dougherty's
OURSONGISLONG (2009) and Stuart's Atelier I & II (2011 and 2012) and collaborated on Violet (2011)
which is still touring Europe.