Composition Colloquium: Raphael Cendo

Colloquium | January 26 | 3 p.m. | 250 Morrison Hall

 Department of Music

After studying piano and composition at the Ecole Normale de Musique in Paris, Raphael Cendo studied composition at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Paris (2000-2003), from which he graduated in composition, analysis and orchestration. He then joined the composing and computer music class of IRCAM (2003-2006). During his training, he was taught by Allain Gaussin, Brian Ferneyhough, Fausto Romitelli and Philippe Manoury. In 2008, he taught composition at the Conservatory of Nanterre, before leaving for Rome, as a resident of the Villa Medici (2009-2011). In 2012, he is a visiting professor at Darmstadt summer school and at the composition sessions Voix Nouvelles in Royaumont. Raphaël Cendo currently lives in Berlin.