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Nicolas Tzortzis - CV (born in Greece, May 4th 1978) http://www.nicolastzortzis.org http://soundcloud.com/nicolastzortzis Completed Studies: -PhD in Composition, University of Montreal, class of Philippe Leroux and Denis Gougeon, (2013) -CURSUS 2 of computer music at the IRCAM. October 2010 – June 2012 -CURSUS 1 of computer music at the IRCAM. September 2009 – April 2010 -Master 2 in Music, university of Paris 8 (2009) -Master in musical theatre composition, class of Georges Aperghis, at the Haute École des Arts, Bern (2009) -Electro acoustic composition, class of Philippe Leroux, Blanc-Mesnil Conservatory (2009) -Diploma of Composition, class of Philippe Leroux, Blanc-Mesnil Conservatory (2008) -Master 1 Degree in Music, university of Paris 8 (2006) -Bachelor’s degree in Computer-Aided Composition, university of Paris 8 (2005) -Diploma of composition (2003), Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris, class of Michel Merlet -Diploma of fugue (2002) Athens musical society conservatory, class of Yiannis Ioannidis -Guitar soloist diploma (2001) Athenaeum conservatory, class of Evangelos Assimakopoulos -Diploma of counterpoint (2000) Athens musical society conservatory, class of Yiannis Ioannidis -Diploma of harmony (1998) Athens national conservatory, class of Yiannis Paraskevoudakis Residencies -Schloss Solitude, Germany, October-November 2015 -Fulbright Scholarship, Residency at the CNMAT, UC Berkeley and ensemble Earplay December 2014- May 2015 -Villa Ruffieux, Switzerland, February-April 2014 -Herrenhaus Edenkoben Composer Residency, Juror: Peter Eötvös, August - December 2013 Teaching: - Il Suono Academy, Summer academy with the ensemble Suono Giallo, Città di Castello, 14-22 july 2018 - Il Suono Academy, Summer academy with the ensemble Suono Giallo, Città di Castello, 15-23 july 2017 Seminars and master classes: -6th Forum of the ensemble Aleph with “Amenable”, season 2010-2011 -Impuls Academy, master classes with Beat Furrer, Vladimir Tarnopolsky and Brice Pauset (February 2009) -Workshop with the Arditti Quartet and Brian Ferneyhough, Kingston University (February 2008) -Summer academy, composition master classes at the Domaine Forget (2007) -Summer courses with Karlheinz Stockhausen at Kuerten (2004) -Participation as an auditor in the classes of the centre Acanthes (2004) -Seminar on the software “Open Music”. IRCAM, February 2005, with Mikhail Malt. -Seminar on the software “AudioSculpt”. IRCAM, January 2005, with Jean Lochard -Seminar on the software “Diphone”. IRCAM, December 2004, with Jean Lochard -Guitar master classes: Roland Dyens (1997, 2001), Carlos Bonel (1999) and Rafael Andia (2002) Prizes and distinctions: -1st Prize at the 2013 “Wär’ich ein Ton” Competition, Germany, with “De l’intérieur, éternel, terrestre” -1st Prize at the 2012 Composition Competition of the Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra with “Court métrage” -1st Prize at the 2012 Irino Prize, Japan, with “Voiceless” -1st Prize at the 2011 Dutch Institut Composition Competition, France, with “Femme - tête - temps” -1st Prize at the 2010 SoundON festival Call for scores, USA, with “Mnésique” -1st Prize at the 2010 “Franco Donatoni” Competition, Italy, with “Mnésique” -1st Prize at the 2010 DuoSolo Emerging Composers Competition with “Incompatible(s) III” -1st Prize at the 2009 “Atahualpa Yupanquì” Competition, Argentina, with “Désaxé” -1st Prize at the 2008 “Viotti” Competition, Italy, with “Four Flash Fear” -1st Prize at the 2008 “a Camillo Togni” competition, Italy with “Mnésique” -1st Prize at the 2008 “Donald Aird” Competition, USA, with “Amenable” -1st Prize at the 2008 Composers Competition “Cità di Udine”, Italy, with “Four Flash Fear” -1st Prize at the 2008 Composers Competition of the CNR Boulogne with “L’accordage du menteur” -1st Prize at the 2007 Music Today 21 competition in Seoul, South Korea for “Amenable” -1st Prize at the 2006 “D.Dragatakis” Composition Competition, Greece, for “Fictif” -2nd Prize at the 2017 eviMus Composition Competition, Germany, with “Ossia” -2nd Prize at the 2013 “Ossia New Music Prize” Competition, USA, with “Court métrage” -2nd Prize at the 2011 “Zeitklang” Competition, Austria, with “Distraction - Focus” -2nd Prize at the 2011 “Josef Reinl - Stiftung” Competition, Austria, with “Rop” -2nd Prize at the 2009 “Egidio Carella/ Val Tidone” Competition, Italy, with “Femme-tête-corps-temps” -3rd prize at the 2005 “Y.A.Papaioannou” competition, Greece, for “Immune” -Winner of the 2016 ensemble Soundinitiative Call for scores, with “L’étoile de mer” and “Emak Bakia” -Winner of the 2011 ECCE ensemble/ l’arsenale Call for scores, with “What the wave meant” -Selected for the “Ensemble 2010” Call for scores of the International Summer Course, Darmstadt, Germany -Selected for the 2010 International Composers’ Puramid Call for Scores, Sounds New festival, UK -Selected for the 2010 Ergon Ensemble Call for Scores, Greece, with “Mnésique” -Honourable Mention at the 2008 “Clef Works” competition, USA, with “Four Flash Fear” -Honourable Mention at the 2008 “Zeitklang” competition, Austria, with “What the wave meant” -Honourable mention at the 2006 “Egidio Carella/ Val Tidone” Competition, Italy, for “Amenable” -Finalist at the 2010 DuoSolo Emerging Composers Competition with “L’assemblage du menteur” -Finalist at the 2009 Dutch Institut Competition of Paris, with “Quintette” -Finalist at the 2009 Ensemblia Competition, Germany, with “Four Flash Fear” -Finalist at the 2009 “Synthermia” Competition, Greece, with “Occid” -Finalist of the «Robert Helps Prize 2009», USA, with “L’accordage du menteur” -Finalist at the 2008 “Henri Dutilleux” competition, France, with “Amenable” -Finalist at the 2006 ALEA III International Composition Prize, USA, with “Senza Memoria”

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