Federico Schumacher Ratti

Residence: Santiago, Chile

Chilean composer Federico Schumacher Ratti (b. Santiago, Chile) studied music at the University of Chile and studied composition, electroacoustics and computer-assisted composition in France. He presently lives in Chile, where he teaches composition at Universidad Arcis. He has created musics for various formats, especially acousmatics works. He is the current director of the Ai-Maako international festival of electroacoustic music in Chile and president of the Chilean Electroacoustic Community, CECh. He has received different prizes in composition contests and compositions grants from the Chilean Government and his music has been played all over the world.

Date: August 18, 2010

Source: eContact! 12.4