BIO

 

Composer, percussionist and electronic musician Héctor Moro studied

classical percussion and composition at the 'Universidad Católica' in Santiago de Chile.

Afterwards, he made post graduate studies with Mathias Spahlinger (composition) and

Bernhard Wulff (percussion) at the 'Musikhochschule Freiburg' in Germany.

 

Recipient of many grants and scholarships (DAAD, Akademie Schloss Solitude,

Künstlerhof Schreyahn, Akiyoshidai International Art Village, Bellagio Center of the

Rockefeller Foundation); he also has received commissions from the Ensemble Modern,

the SWR Vokalensemble, the Neue Vocalsolisten, the Junge Deutsche Philharmonie,

the Pro Helvetia Stiftung, the Eduard van Beinum Stichting and the Ibermúsicas Foundation,

among many others.

 

His music has been performed at the most importants Festivals for Contemporary Music

and Concert Halls like Eclát Stuttgart, Musica Viva Munich, Alte Oper Frankfurt,

Hellerau Saal Dresden and the Konzerthaus Berlin.

 

Through his work with Eva Reiter, Johanna Borchert, Sascha Armbruster, Uwe Dierksen,

the late Wolfgang Stryi ; as a member of the Trio Frissons and as founder and artistic

director of the ensemble 'Laborintus', he has been doing an exhaustive research

into the realms of Improvised and Electronic Music.

 

He has also taught Experimental Music ('Improvisation and New Music')

at the 'Universität der Künste' (University of the Arts) in Berlin.

 

 

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