Deputy College Principal - BIMM Institute Hamburg
Ciaran has over 20 years’ experience working as a freelance audio engineer, producer, live engineer, and co-writer, collaborating with many renowned producers famous for their work with global acts, such as Foo Fighters, Arctic Monkeys, and Van Morrison. He worked with Muse on their ‘Absolution’ album, which went 3 x Platinum in the UK, reaching No. 1 on the albums chart and giving the band their first Top 10 single. In 2007, he recorded Muse’s two sold-out Wembley shows to an audience of 180,000 for the ‘HAARP’ album and DVD, which was later named the 40 greatest live album of all time by NME.
Ciaran’s connection with BIMM began in 2012 when he produced the first-ever BIMM Dublin and BIMM Manchester albums. As a Course Leader, he oversaw the validation of a BA (Hons) in Music Production and has been a gifted and inspirational teacher for many years.
Having worked extensively in the music industry in Ireland and the UK, and with a passion for Germany’s open-minded and collaborative creative industries, Ciaran is dedicated to ensuring all students at BIMM Hamburg feel immediately part of the local community.