Mark Hannesson (b. 1968) is a composer and sound artist who writes instrumental, electronic and mixed works. As well, he is an active performer of live electronic music playing laptop, no-input mixer and badly tuned theremin.
Originally from Winnipeg, Canada, he completed a Bachelor degree in Music from Brandon University and
a Master degree in Composition at the University of Alberta. He completed a doctorate (DMA) in
Composition at the University of British Columbia.
He is an Assistant Professor at the University of Alberta teaching courses in Composition, Music
Technology and Experimental Improvisation.