KKA auf Facebook KKA auf twitter KKA auf youtube

 Datenbank

Enrique Mendoza (m)
Composer in Residence

Herkunftsland: Mexiko
KKA-Residency: 2017
Webseite: http://www.enriquemendoza.net

Porträt Foto Enrique Mendoza
Porträt Foto Enrique Mendoza
©Boglárka Nagy
Lebenslauf:
Enrique Mendoza from Mexico City is an electro-acoustic music artist, focused on live electronics. In 2014 he released the CD “Below Sea Level”, edited by Future Music Records in London. He received a commission from the Funds for the Performing Arts of the Netherlands to write bass saxophone and electronics work. In the same year Cassiopeia for alto sax and live electronics was nominated as best instrumental song at the Independent Music Awards in New York. Enrique has a Master’s degree from the Conservatorium van Amsterdam.

PROFESSIONAL STUDIES:
2008-2010 Master’s degree in Composition for Film at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
1997-2003 Licentiate degree in Compositional Techniques at the Musical Research and Studies Centre (CIEM), diploma granted by Trinity College of London.

DIPLOMAS:
2010 Master of Music, Composition for Film, Conservatorium van Amsterdam
2003 Licentiate degree in Compositional Techniques, Centro de Investigación y Estudios de la Música (CIEM), Diploma granted by Trinity College of London.
2002 Associate in Musical Theory, Criticism and Literature (AMusTCL), Centro de Investigación y Estudios de la Música (CIEM), Diploma granted by Trinity College of London.

PERFORMANCES:
Ground Beatings – Soprano Saxophone or Tarogato and Tape. (2016)
Over Hunted – Bass Saxophone and Tape (2016)
Altered Sensorium – Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone and live electronics (2016)
Zenosyne – Alto Saxophone, Piano and Percussion (2015)
Land Expressions - Saxophone Quartet (2012-2013)
Axis Mundi – Tarogato, Contrabass and 2 Percussionists (2015)
Szynapszis – 8 Channels (2014)
Unicellular Time – Live Electronics (2013)
Vita - Saxophone Quartet (2013) – co-written with André Douw
Heliocéntrica - Bass Recorder and live electronics (2013)
Cassiopeia - Alto Saxophone and live electronics (2012)
Sikanda - Flute and live electronics (2011)
Save Our Souls - Percussion Quartet (2011) – co-written with André Douw
La Muerte Multicolor - Percussion Quartet (2010)
La Sombra - Bass Clarinet & Violoncello (2011)
Kráneo - Live electronics (2010)

COMISSIONS:
2016 FondsPodiumKunst to write a piece for bass saxophone and fixed media. Piece written for Marijke Schröer
2015 Zoom Trio to write a piece for saxophone, piano and percussion
2015 Tamhá Trio to write a piece for Saxophone, Clarinet and Bassoon
2014 Jos Zwaanenburg to write a piece for Bass Flute and Live Electronics
2014 Boglárka Nagy to write a piece for Tarogato, Contrabass and 2 Percussionists
2013 Melisma Saxophone Quartet
2013 Mónica Lopez Lau to write a piece for Bass Recorder and live electronics
2013 Avlitria Ensemble to write a duo for Bass Clarinet and Marimba

RECORDINGS:
2013 Compact Disc Below Sea Level electroacoustic music, produced by Jos Zwaanenburg and Enrique Mendoza for Future Music Records (FMR) London, UK. / Featuring: Jos Zwaanenburg – flute, Boglárka Nagy – saxophone, & Enrique Mendoza – electric guitar and live electronics.
2011 Compact Disc “New Music” including La Sombra for Bass Clarinet and Cello produced by Avlitria Ensemble in Amsterdam, NL.

AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS:
Cassiopeia for alto sax and live electronics: 2016 Nominated work in the “Best Instrumental Song” category of the Independent Music Awards held at New York

Sikanda for flute and live electronics: 2014 Selected work at the 3rd Sond’Ar-te Electric Ensemble International Forum for Young Composers held at Cascais, Portugal

La Muerte Multicolor percussion quartet
2013 Selected work for performance at the 35th Manuel Enríquez New Music Forum
2012 Selected Work at the Mexican Music Tribune, held at Mexico City
2012 This Work represented Mexico in the 59th International Rostrum of Composers, held at Stockholm, Sweden
2010 Finalist in the Composition Competition Tromp Percussion, held at the Muziekgebouw Eindhoven

WWIK: Subsidy for artists from Kunstenaars & Co., Netherlands, 2010-2011.

FILM, THEATRE & LIVE CINEMA:
Morritz y el pequeño Mons – Theatre Play (2014) / Directed by Marina Boido
De Regreso - Live Cinema performance (2010) / Visuals: Sandra Real
De Schaduw van Bonifatius - Film score (2010) / Produced by the Nederlandse Film en Televisie Academie (NFTA) / Directed by Thijs Schreuder
Devotie - Film score (2010) / Produced by the Nederlandse Film en Televisie Academie / Directed by Johannes Hogebrink

LECTURES, WORKSHOPS, RESIDENCIES & OTHER STUDIES:
2014 Electroacoustic music workshops with Miguel Azguime, Simon Emmerson and Antonio de Sousa Dias at the 3rd Sond’Ar-te Electric Ensemble International Forum for Young Composers held at Cascais, Portugal.
2012 Residency at STEIM Studios to produce “Unicellular Time”, a Live Cinema show
2010 LiSa software workshop in STEIM Studios, imparted by Jos Zwaanenburg
2010 Composition Lecture imparted by Brian Ferneyhough

Weitere Informationen:
 


 


Geschlecht:

Herkunftsland:

Residency:

Aufenthaltsjahr:






auf Facebook teilen twitter Drucken