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    STUDIES

Studies of composition in Esmuc (Escola de Música Superior de Catalunya) with  Agustí Charles, Eduard Resina, Manuel Rodeiro and Ramon Lazkano (Musikene). Also in Stuttgart with Manuel Hidalgo, Helmut Lachenmann, Walter Zimmermann and Marc Sabat (UDK Berlín), John Rahn (Berkeley University), Michäel Levinás (CNSM París), José Luís Torá (CSM Madrid), Luca Cori (Conservatorio Trieste) and Joao Pedro Oliveira (Universidade de Aveiro e UF Minas Gerais). He assisted  at Masterclasses and lectures with Jonathan Harvey, G.F.Haas, K.K.Huber, Chaya Czernowin, Toshio Hosokawa, Brian Ferneyhough and Joan Guinjoan within others.

INSTITUTIONS, COMISSIONS, FESTIVALS AND RELEVANT PERFORMERS

In the international scene his works has been played and/or comissioned in many diferent countries; in the U.S.A in Cleveland Music Institute, in the  american universities as Harvard, SUNY Buffalo, UC Berkeley, SU San Francisco, Stanford, Denison, Cranbrook Academy, Wayne State, Redlands, San Diego and North Park. In Colombia in the Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira, México in the Festival Cervantino de Guanajuato. In Europe at Ircam in París, Praga  Contempuls Festival,  Royal School of Music London, Mednarodni Bienale Sodobne Glasbe Koper Slovenia, SAL Európai Ifjúsági Zenei Fesztivál Hungary, Finlandia Contemporary Music Festival Vitasaari, UDK Berlín, Dokumenta Kassel, Frankfurt Buchmesse, Festival Attaca Stuttgart, Schlos Solitude Stuttgart, Oh tu Schlos Oldenburg, Festival Frequenzen Frankfurt, Hamburgo Kulturhause Galileo Galilei Festival, etc..

Inside the iberian peninsula, his works has been in festivals like Nou Sons a l'Auditori Nacional de Catalunya , Auditorio Nacional de Música in Madrid,  CDMC, Festival Son de Música de Hoy, Sgae Barcelona, Pedrera Caixa Catalunya, Vigo Fundación Laxeiro, CCCB Barcelona, Girona Festival de Música Contemporánea SIM, Monographic concert at Sala Beckett  cicle 4x4 , Sitges Fundación Música Contemporánea, Xº Festival de Música Contemporánea de Segovia, Festival Mixtur de Barcelona, etc...

PERFORMERS AND RELEVANT ENSEMBLES AND ORCHESTRAS

He recieved comissions, or has been played by SWR Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart, Warsaw Chamber Orchestra, Ensemble Sur Plus, Smash Ensemble, Ensemble Multe-Lateral, Trigger-Ensemble, Ensemble BCN 216, Ensemble Espai Sonor, Chalumeau Cuarteto de Clarinetes , Martinu Ensemble, Zauber Quintett, Ensemble Sitges 96, Grupo Opus XXI, Trío Kachaturian, Ensemble el Embudo, Conjunto XXI, Arte Ensemble Barcelona, Ensemble Ars BB, Ensemble Fluido and also performers as Sebastien Berweck, Isaac Rodríguez and Mireia Fornells, Joan Plana, Raul Garrido, Fix Nicolet, Jose Galeote, Oleguer Beltrán, Rosa Mª Caparrós, Jordi Sánchez, Yuval Gotlivobich, Jordi Torrent, Andrea Peirón,Felipe Agell, Fanny Vicenç and Lluís Claret within others.

TEACHING, RECORDINGS , PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE  AND PRIZES

TEACHING

  • Professor in Esmuc (Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya) since 2013. Teaching music analysis and composition.
  • Professor of music analysis Master of Performance in Esmuc.
  • Professor of Auditive Percepcion in  Master of Contemporary Music in Esmuc.
  • Professor of Music of  s.xx-xxi in Master of Interartistical relation in UB (Universidad de Barcelona).

RECORDINGS 

  • Monographic CD  works 1992-2008 "El món d'Ulisses" with the label La Mà de Guido in the series of  7 compositors catalans, by the Catalan Generalitat.
  • Say Thanks to Mr.Franz Joseph Beethoven, label Taurus de Hamburg.
  • Dos pensaments curiosos for Woodwind Quintet for label Zauberquintett.

DIVERS

Jury:

  • Jury at Concurso de Composición Joan Guinjoan.
  • Jury at Concurs de Composició per a Gralla i Orgue del Vendrell Benvingut Socias.

Creation of microtonal instruments:

  • Creation of a  ¼ de tone guitar.
  • Creation of a spectrum guitar based on the harmonic serie..
  • Creation of a percussion instrument "Torrijas" also with harmonic serie.

Conferences (important):

  • International Darmstad Music Institut.
  • Hamburg Kulturhause Galileo Galilei Festival.
  • Universidad de Salamanca Auditorio Fonseca Festival Smash.
  • Esmuc de Barcelona (Monogràfics compositors catalans)
  • Universitat Autònoma, Cicle de Conferències Paideia.
  • Bienale Koper Slovenia.
  • Festival of Contemporary MusicVitasaari, Finlandia.
  •  Fundació Bosch i Cardellach i Joventuts Musicals Sabadell.
  • Schloss Solitude Stuttgart. Summer Music Course.

PRIZES

  • Winner of Àpres l'histoire Commissioning Project in Chicago (2018).
  • SWR Stuttgart musik preiss 2013-2014.

  • Grant for Schloss Solitude de Stuttgart 2006.
  • Grant  International Darmstadt Music Institut 2004.
  • Winner of Barcelona International Composers Meeting 2004.