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Arístides Llaneza Sandoval

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819 Powell St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516 | +1 (919) 720 0304 | aristides.llaneza@gmail.com | http://www.aristidesllaneza.com ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––

EDUCATION Duke University MA, PhD, Composition, 2006/2001 Sonic Arts Research Centre - Queen’s University Belfast MA, Sonic Arts, 2010 Aaron Copland School of Music - Queens College - CUNY BA, Music,1998 PRINCIPAL COMPOSITION TEACHERS Georges Aperghis — International Summer Course for New Music, Darmstadt, 2010/2012 Alberto Posadas — European Musical Creation Workshop, Madrid, 2010 Sidney Hodkinson, Stephen Jaffe, Anthony Kelley, and Scott Lindroth — Duke University, 1999-2006 Víctor Rasgado — Mexico City, 2004 Narcís Bonet — Schola Cantorum, Paris, 2001-2002 Phillip Lasser — Juilliard School of Music, New York City, 1996-1999 COMPUTER AND MEDIA MUSIC TRAINING Composing Music for Video Games (online) — Lennie Moore — University of California, Los Angeles, 2013 MIDI Orchestration II (online) — Ben Newhouse — Berklee College of Music, 2013 Max/MSP/Jitter Day and Night School — Andrew Benson, Ali Momeni, Michael Zbyszynski — CNMAT, University of California, Berkeley, 2009 Max/MSP Certificate — Dafna Naphtali, Harverstworks, 2009 Workshop in Algorithmic Computer Music, WACAM — David Cope, Peter Elsea, Paul Nauert — University of California, Santa Cruz, 2005 Algorithmic Composition Seminar — Rodny Washka II —North Carolina State University, 2005 Computer Music Composition Summer Intensive — Alessandro DiCipio, Curtis Roads — CCMIX, Paris, 2002 SKILLS ⁃ ⁃ ⁃ ⁃ ⁃ ⁃ ⁃

COMPUTER MUSIC SKILLS AND SOFTWARE PROFICIENCY algorithmic/computer-assisted-composition sound synthesis MIDI orchestration and DAW composition audio editing field recording audio content creation for interactive media music engraving

SOFTWARE OpenMusic, Ac Toolbox, Max/MSP/Jitter, Logic Pro X, Ableton Live 9 Suite, Adobe Audition CS6, Finale, Adobe Illustrator CS5, Komplete 9, EWQL Symphonic Orchestra library, Fmod Studio PROFESIONAL EXPERIENCE Music Composer, self-employed, 2006-present ⁃ Composed musical works in a personal style ⁃ Pieces performed in North America and Europe ⁃ Received commissions and collaborated with established and up-and-coming professional ensembles ⁃ Participated in music festivals and gave lectures about my music Curator — Chihuahua Arts Festival—FICH, 2008-2013 ⁃ Founded, planned and produced an annual, week-long, new music festival that included concerts, lectures, reading panels and workshops with established artists from Mexico and beyond Full-time Music Professor — Art Department, Chihuahua State University, UACH, 2007-2009 ⁃ Taught and designed the curriculum for a variety of undergraduate classes including composition, music history, computer music, and analysis of tonal and post-tonal repertoire ⁃ Conducted an evaluation of the music theory curriculum as member of the music theory committee ⁃ Oversaw the creation of a music technology student computer cluster ⁃ Received grant from Mexican Secretary of Public Education to create a computer composition studio Composition Instructor — Chihuahua City Conservatory, Mexico, 2008-2009 ⁃ Taught a year-long composition seminar focused on the use of early twentieth-century composition techniques ⁃ Guided and supervised individual student composition projects


Instructor, Teaching Assistant, and Research Assistant — Duke University, 2001-2005 ⁃ Provided music engraving for professor Larry Todd’s book Mendelssohn Essays ⁃ Taught Introduction to Music Theory ⁃ Supported student learning for various Advanced Special Topics in Music, including Song Writing, Music of Korea, and Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint ⁃ Coordinated the aural training lab for Theory and Practice of Tonal Music HONORS AND AWARDS Mexican Secretary of Public Education (SEP), grant for newly appointed faculty, 2008 State of Nuevo León Council for the Arts (CONARTE), National Composition Prize, 2007 State of Chihuahua Council for the Arts (ICHICULT), David Alfaro Siqueiros Arts Fellowship, 1997, 2004, and 2007 Duke University, Graduate School Fellowship, 1999-2005 Duke University, William Klenz Composition Prize, 2005 Center Acanthes, Fellowship, 2004 European American Musical Alliance (EMMA), Summer Composition Program Fellowship, 1998 Mannes College of Music, Scholarship, 1993-1995 RESIDENCIES Composer in Residence, Festival Sinkro, Vitoria- Gasteiz, Spain, 2010 Composer in Residence, Mexican Center for Music and Sonic Art (CMMAS), Morelia, Mexico, 2007 Fellow, June in Buffalo, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, 2006 DISCOGRAPHY ZONA-S, Música Nueva para Percusiones by RAGA Ensamble de Percusiones de México, released in Cero Records, 2011 — with support from FONCA — includes Similitud habitual [waiting for the sky…] COLLABORATIONS IN-PROGRESS Eremozoic… New Developments — Alfredo Mendoza Ahuztzin, Montreal, Canada — saxophone(s) and electronics (Sub)Urban Landscape no.1 — Jorge Hoyo, Granada, Spain — solo saxophone(s) Soledad en profundidad — Armando Pesqueira / Orquesta Filarmónica de Chihuahua, OFECH / Fernando Domínguez — clarinet(s) and orchestra PAST Recycling Darkness (Life Tales) — Ensemble Dal Niente, Chicago, 2012 A la sombra del azul — Duplum Duo, Mexico City, 2012 Similitud habitual [waiting for the sky...] — Raga Ensemble/Mexico's Council for the Arts (FONCA), Mexico City, 2011 Below the Surface — Quiet Music Ensemble/Irish Composer's Collective (ICC), Dublin, 2011 Dream Mechanics — Ensamble3, Mexico City, 2010 The Second Time I have Looked out the Window — Anubis Quartet, Chicago, 2010 Persianas Luminosas — Espacio Sinkro, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain, 2009 Dry Environments — Eastman BroadBand, Rochester, 2008 Sun-Bleached Hair — JACK Quartet, New York, 2008 Símbolos móviles — Alfonso Gómez, Freiburg, 2007 LS — Alexander Bruck/Mexican Center for Music and Sonic Art (CMMAS), 2006 SELECTED PERFORMANCES Recycling Darkness (Life Tales) — Ensamble Dal Niente, FICH New Music, Chihuahua, Mexico, 09/25/2012 A la sombra del azul — Duplum Duo, Foro de Música Nueva Manuel Enríquez, México DF, 14/06/2012 Axólotl — Civic Orchestra of Chicago, cond. Cliff Conlot, Buntrock Hall, Symphony Center, Chicago, 09/20/2011 — Tambuco, Sala Nezahualcoyotl, Mexico City, 04/22/2007 Below The Surface — Quiet Music Ensemble, The National Concert Hall, Dublin, 04/27/2011 The Second Time I Have Looked out the Window — Anubis Quartet, Music Institute of Chicago, Evanston, 10/04/2010 Dream Mechanics —Ensamble3, Universidad de las Américas, Puebla, Mexico, 08/08/2010 Persianas luminosas — Ensemble SurPlus, E-WERK, Freiburg, Germany, 12/19/2013 — Ensamble Espacio Sinkro, L’Auditori, Barcelona, 12/15/2012 — Ensamble Espacio Sinkro, Conservatorio Jesús Guridi, Vitoria-Gasteiz, 02/22/2010 LS — Alexander Bruck, LOFT, Cologne, Germany, 10/29/08 Sun-Bleached Hair — JACK Quartet, FICH New Music, Chihuahua, Mexico, 09/28/2008 Dry Environments — Eastman BroadBand cond. by Juan Trigos, FICH New Music, Chihuahua, Mexico, 09/25/2008 Movimientos inversos frente al espejo — Ensemble Intercontemporain cond. by Clement Power, 2007 Universal Forum of Cultures, Monterrey, 11/25/2007 Music for Five Instruments — Ensemble SurPlus cond. by James Avery, E-WERK, Freiburg, Germany,10/03/2006 -2-


résumé of aristides llaneza sandoval updated dec:2013