Fernando Lopez-Lezcano

Fernando Lopez-Lezcano (Buenos Aires, 1956) received a Master in Electronic Engineering (Faculty of Engineering, University of Buenos Aires) and a Master in Music (Carlos Lopez Buchardo National Conservatory, Buenos Aires). He started working with electroacoustic music by building his own analog studio and synthesizers around 1976. After graduating he worked for nine years in industry as microprocessor hardware and software Design Engineer for embedded real-time systems (telephone exchanges) while simultaneaously pursuing his interests in electroacoustic music composition. His 1986 piece “Quest” won a mention in the 1990 Bourges Competition. Starting in October 1990 he spent one year at https://ccrma.stanford.edu/ CCRMA, Stanford University, as Invited Composer, as part of an exchange program between http://centroculturalrecoleta.org/ccr-sp/lab/ LIPM in Argentina, CCRMA at Stanford and http://crca.ucsd.edu/CRCA at UCSD sponsored by the Rockefeller Foundation. He latter did research in dynamic sound localization and taught an Introduction to Electronic Music course for one year at the http://www.sfc.keio.ac.jp/top.html Shonan Fujisawa Campus of Keio University, Japan. Since 1993 he has been working at CCRMA as Lecturer, Composer, Performer and Systems Administrator of CCRMA’s computer resources. In 2008 he completely a 5 month residence in Berlin thanks to the http://www.berliner-kuenstlerprogramm.de/en/profil_rueckblick_2008.html DAAD as the http://www.inventionen.de/Studio/Varese-Alumni.html “Edgar Varese Guest Professor” at http://www.ak.tu-berlin.de/menue/edgard-varese-gastprofessur/fernando_lopez-lezcano/ TU-Berlin. His music has been released on CD’s and played in the Americas, Europe and East Asia.