Sohrab Uduman

Uduman studied clarinet at Surrey University and composition with Vic Hoyland and Jonty Harrison, at Birmingham University, where he received a PhD in 1993. Awards include an international prize at the Huddersfield Festival of Contemporary Music, The Bourges International Competition for Electro-acoustic Music, the George Butterworth Award, the Oskar Back Foundation Prize for Young European Composers and the Prix Annelie de Man. His music has featured at many festivals, including the Oxford Festival of Contemporary Music, The Spitalfields Festival, the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, the Cheltenham International Festival of Music, Darmstadt, Britten Festival Brugges and Agora Festival at IRCAM, Paris. Recent works include compositions which use sensor augmentation of an instrument, software based sampler and MIDI technology to construct an instrument, interactivity between live musical performance and live visual art (in collaboration with the visual artist Jon Barraclough), and integration of electroacoustic fixed media with live electronics and performance.