J.J. Burred is a researcher and developer specialized in music technology. He holds a PhD in Engineering from the Technical University of Berlin and has worked as a researcher at IRCAM-Centre Pompidou (Paris) and Audionamix on topics such as source separation, automatic music analysis, sound synthesis and musical applications of machine learning. He has worked with artists and composers such as Marco Stroppa, Holly Herndon, Mat Dryhurst and Ralph Killhertz, and is the founder of the Paris-based music software studio Anemond. On the musical side, he is a classically-trained pianist and has played with jazz and electronic groups.

Starting August 2023, he is a Visiting Scholar at CNMAT, UC Berkeley, where he will work on creative applications of machine learning and sound source separation for synthesis and sound design.