Simon Hauswirth (*1982) in 2010 completed his Bachelor of Arts in Audiodesign at Elektronisches Studio Basel at FHNW. In 2012 he finished his Master of Arts in Audiodesign with composition as a minor subject at Elektronisches Studio Basel, specialising in audio post-production for film, video art and music. Since that time, Simon has been working independently as a freelance sound designer and composer in the field of audio production for film and TV, corporate sound and audio installations. In 2011 he also started lecturing sound design for film at SAE Zurich. Until 2016 he had been working as a freelance sound designer, recording engineer and production coordinator at Studio Mitte in Berlin. Besides his music compositions for film and sound scenography, he has been responsible for various musical projects as a musician and producer, for example the two EPs and numerous concerts with electronic duo laFayette. Since 2015 Simon has been enhancing the Idee und Klang team as a freelance sound designer and composer.