Eric Fraser is a composer and sound artist who lives and works on treaty 6 territory ᐊᒥᐢᑿᒌᐚᐢᑲᐦᐃᑲᐣ - amiskwacîwâskahikan, Edmonton, Alberta. He is a live performer and electronic musician who draws inspiration from the overall physical and political climate. The local industrial influences of the Places in which he works form the foundation of his conceptual and experimental process. By sampling and manipulating field recorded and synthesized soundscapes in his musical compositions, he attempts to create a mood of dissonance.
Fraser approaches his work with a hybrid of analog, digital and acoustic tools. Fraser experiments with non-linear patterns, pacing and spatial sound design as a tool to create tension for the listeners and viewers. He has been involved as a composer, sound artist and participant in various electronic music and audio-visual projects in Canada for over a decade.