Frank Ekeberg

Residence: London, UK

Frank Ekeberg (Norway) is a composer specializing in electroacoustic music. After receiving his undergraduate degree in music at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, he went on to pursue an MFA in electronic music composition at Mills College in Oakland, California, where he studied with Pauline Oliveros and Alvin Curran. At Mills he developed a strong interest in the spatial aspects of acousmatic music composition and performance. He is presently undertaking research in this area at City University in London where he is a doctoral student under Denis Smalley’s supervision. Frank Ekeberg’s music is presented in venues around the world and has earned several prizes and awards, including a residency in the 1998 Bourges competition.

Date: April 6, 2003