Rachel Horrell

Rachel Horrell is a PhD researcher specialising in accessible music technology, delving into ways to innovate new technologies that cater to musicians who are partially sighted or blind. Holding a Research Masters in Computer Music, she designed a brain-computer music interface for composing via the electroencephalogram. Rachel is also an accomplished musician and multi-instrumentalist. Notably, she participated as a vocalist in Derren Brown’s ‘Showman’ during two legs of the tour. Additionally, Rachel works as a music practitioner, collaborating with various primary schools in Plymouth, as well as contributing her expertise to early years settings through local charities like TakeArt and Evolve Music.