Welcome to Daniel Biro’s homepage.
Composer, keyboard player, producer, improvisor, songwriter, sound designer who loves the Rhodes electric piano + analog synths and makes jazz-fusion / electronic / ambient / art-prog / improv /experimental music. From solo projects to working with his bands Echo Engine and Mysteries Of The Revolution, to film soundtracks, Daniel’s unique cosmopolitan sound is at the centre of his multi-faceted universe.
Originally trained in jazz but with a life-long passion for electronic sounds, especially analog synths and Fender Rhodes electric piano which has become his signature sound, Daniel has put his stamp on many song and instrumental projects. He is also founder and director of the legendary Sargasso label that has been releasing and promoting new experimental music since 1993.
Film and TV credits include work for the BBC, feature documentaries for French national TV, a number of award-winning shorts (Cannes, Strasbourg, London) and, most recently, the score for Rwandan director Kivu Ruhorahoza’s surreal film ‘Things of the Aimless Wanderer’ (official selection at Sundance, Rotterdam, Sydney and London Film Africa festivals 2015). He also written many scores for contemporary dance performances.
He has released more than 10 albums on Sargasso and other labels. (see Shop)