Hayden Chisholm was born in Otahuhu, New Zealand. He is a saxophonist/composer/producer. and records for the labels Nonplace, Plushmusic, and Intuition. His main group is the musicians collective "The Embassadors" which recorded it´s debut with the Kenya singer Michel Ongaru in 2007 for the label Nonplace. He also writes installation music for the German artist Rebecca Horn.