Peter Hatch is a composer, music curator and teacher. He has composed works in a large number of genres, from orchestral and chamber music to instrumental theatre, electroacoustics and installations. Known for his interest in revitalizing the listening experience, Hatch’s compositions are both heady and playful, profound and humorous. Hatch is the founder of NUMUS Concerts and the Open Ears Festival of Music and Sound, was composer‐in‐residence with the Kitchener‐Waterloo Symphony (1999–2003) and is currently Arts and Culture Consultant with the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics. Hatch is a professor at the Faculty of Music, Wilfrid Laurier University.