Ali is a freelance multi-instrumentalist and studio-based composer based in Edinburgh. He holds a BA(Hons) and an MMus from Newcastle University. As an Associate Musician, he runs 1:1 sessions, and works with the Digital Orchestra and Equilibrium ensembles. He also helps deliver technology training sessions to other charities and organisations. His current interest lies in finding new ways for musicians with disabilities to engage with a wide variety of music software to practice, compose and perform their music.