Hüseyin Evirgen

Evirgen Hüseyin

General Information

Year of Birth:  1978
Place of Birth:  Istanbul
Country of Birth: 

Education

PeriodEducationInstrumentTeacherEducation OrganisationLocation
1999 - 2003

conducting (Jorge Rotter)

1999 - 2003

electronic music

1999 - 2003

electronic music (Michele Gaggia)

Istanbul University State Conservatory (Mete Sakpinar)

Istanbul University State Conservatory: composition (Mete Sakpinar)

lessons from Gérard Zinztag and Michael Fruits

Activities

PeriodActivityOrganisationLocation
1996 - 1999

Private Conservatory Müjdat Gezen: teacher (piano, theory)

1998 - 1999

Istanbul University State Conservatory: study assistance (harmonics)

1999

Einklang-Komponistenforum: composer in residence

2004

participation

International Mediterrainean Contemporary Music Festival: participation

several electro-acoustic pieces and collaborations in the area of video, dance and theater

active as a live electronics performer, DJ and producer

numerous performances at home and abroad

Performances (Selection)

PeriodPerformanceCompositionOrganisationLocation

Taschenoperfestival Salzburg: "Ligea" and "Das Ende der Isolation"

mumerous performances in Austria, Germany, Holland, Turkey, Greece, Kazakhstan

Commissions (Selection)

PeriodCommissionCompositionCommissioner (Organisation)Commissioner (Person)

Awards

PeriodAwardCompositionAwarding Organisation
1998

scholarship (Alexander Mullenbach, Nicolaus A. Huber)

1999

Einklang-Komponistenforum Mittersill: Composer in Residence

2002

Internationale Gaudeamus Muziekweek Amsterdam: nomination

2003

promotional award for composers

2007

art prize for electronic music and annual scholarship

scholarship for composition studies

Description of Style

Avant-garde, conceptual, experimental, monolithic

Contact, Links

Language:  German, Turkish