Residence: Helsinki, Finland
Juan Carlos Vasquez is an award-winning composer, sound artist and researcher from the University of Virginia. His work has been supported by the Nokia Research Center, the Ministry of Culture of Colombia, AVEK (Promotion Center for Audiovisual Culture in Finland), the Finnish National Gallery, Aalto University, the Arts Promotion Centre in Finland and the CW+ in partnership with the Royal College of Music in London, UK. His electroacoustic music works have been premiered in 27 countries in America, Europe, Asia and Australia. In 2014, his critically acclaimed series of electroacoustic pieces inspired by classical composers, Collages was released by American label Important Records / Cassauna, selling out shortly afterward. Collages Vol. 2 is set to be released in 2018. As a researcher, Vasquez’ writings can be found in the Computer Music Journal and the Proceedings of such conferences as ICMC, CHI, SMC and NIME.
Date: July 17, 2018
Collage 3 (After E. Ysaye) (2014)9:18Juan Carlos Vasquez