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Yu-Chung Tseng

  • Field: Electronic Computer Music
  • Professional: Professor
  • Title: Full-time Faculty
  • Degrees: D.M.A.University of North Texas(U.S.A.)
  • E-Mail: eamusic.tseng@msa.hinet.net
  • Office Tel.: 03-5712121, ext.58404,55289

2011-07-03 18:43:00

   Yu-Chung Tseng, D.M.A., associate professor of computer music composition, director of music technology master program and laptop orchestra-CLOrk at National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan, R.O.C..

   His music, written for both acoustic and electronic media, has been recognized with selection/awards from, Bourges International Electroacoustic Music Competition (Selected work/1998/1999/2005), ICMA2011 Award, Pierre Schaeffer International Computer Music Competition(1st Prize/2003,3rd Prize/2007), Città di Udine International Contemporary Music Competition(Special Mention of Jury/ 2003, Winning work/2006), MUSICA NOVA International Electroacoustic Music Competition (Finalist/2004/2005/2007,Honary Mention award/2009,1st Prize/2010), Metamorphoses International Competition of Acousmatic Composition (Finalist/2006/2008/2010).

   Mr. Tseng's works have also received many performances at festivals and conferences including 9 times International Computer Music Conference(China, Cuba, U.S.A., Singapore, North Ireland, Montreal,…..Hudersfield), Beijing International Electroacoustic Music Festival, Korean Soul International Computer Music Festival, SEAMUS National Conference, Shanghai International Electroacoustic Music Festival, Dusseldorf Schumann Festival, UCM New Music Festival, Tokyo Asian Digital Music Festival, Prague Musica Nova, Brussels Metamorphoses. He also received many composition commissions from National Foundation of Arts, National Chiang Kai-shek Cultural Center, Taipei Dance Circle, SuccPerc, National Taiwan Arts Education Center, Dance Forum, Council Hakka Affairs, and several instrumental performers. 

   His music can be heard on Selected Electroacoustic Music of Yu-chung Tseng (ISCM-Taiwan), CDCM Vol.28(U.S.A.), WOCMAT2006/2007/2009/2011(TCMA), Discontact iii(Canada), Pescara 2004, Contemporanea 2006(Taukay, It.), Metamorphoses labels 2006/ 2008/2010(Belgium), SEAMUS 25th Anniversary CD(USA), KECD2 (Demark), and Musica Nova 2009/2010 prize-winning CD(Czech), ICMC 2011DVD..Recent years he found his interests in NIME-integrating various technologies including sensors, wiimote, iPhone, iPad, laptop, self-designed instruments with Max/MSP, Live, Spat…software as new interface musical expression for both individual and ensemble performing purposes . He founded the first Taiwan laptop orchestra-CLOrk at Chiao-tung university.

 

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