Milton Mermikides is a composer, lecturer, writer, academic, producer, electronic musician and guitarist from London, UK.
Being raised with an enthusiasm for both the arts and sciences fostered an eclecticism which Mermikides has maintained throughout his teaching, research and creative careers. He is a graduate of the London School of Economics (BSc), Berklee College of Music (BMus) and the University of Surrey (PhD). He has lectured and given keynote presentations at the Royal Academy of Music, Royal Musical Association, European Sleep Research Society, St. Bart’s Hospital, Smithsonian Institute, The Science Museum, Manchester Science Festival, TedX Groningen and his work has been featured in the Times Higher Education and BBC Radio 4’s Midweek. He is Senior Lecturer of Music at the University of Surrey and Professor of Jazz Guitar at the Royal College of Music. Mermikides has also collaborated with artists as diverse as Pat Martino, John Williams, Tim Minchin, The Swingle Singers, Steve Winwood and Brian Eno.