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C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

D0 note (18.35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

F0 note (21.83 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

G0 note (24.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

A0 note (27.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

Al Ansary, Bahaa - M - Egypt 

 
 

 

Biography

Education:
-Higher Institute of Arab Music, General High School Degree, June 2008
-Higher Institute of Arab Music, Musical High School Diploma, Nay Performance, June 2008
-Bachelors of Music Composition from The Academy of Arts, Higher Institute of Arab Music, Cairo,
Egypt, Music Composition & Conducting, June 2012
.Composition class with Prof. Ezz El-Din Slim
-Currently studying at Conservatoire de Bordeaux
.Instrumental composition class Prof. Jean-Louis Agobet
.Electroacoustic composition class Prof. Christophe Havel
Other Certificates:
-Trinity College London, Advanced Certificate (Grade 7) Theory of Music, November 2010
-Trinity College London, Advanced Certificate (Grade 8) Theory of Music, May 2011
-Conservatoire de Bordeaux, Certificate d’Analyse Musicale, June 2014
Grants and Awards:
-Grant of the British Counsil in Egypt “Grants to Artists’ fund” to support young Egyptian artists in the
fields of Music, Theatre, Literature, Dance, Visual Arts, and Design – January 2012
-Grant from “Foreign Cultural Relations’ Ministry of Culture of Egypt” as a travel support to represent
Egypt in The Passport Concert at The Nordic House in Reykjavik, Iceland, as one of six composers from
six different countries, – November 2012
-ECCMOP’s 2013 commission award – February 2013
-Scholarship from Institute Français d’Egypte to study at Conservatoire de Bordeaux – September 2013
Courses:
-Online composition course with Egyptian composer Bassam Halaka, January 2011 to May 2011
-Online composition course with Egyptian composer Amr Okba, January 2012 to May 2012
-The International Summer Course for New Music in Darmstadt, Germany, July 2012
Master Classes and workshops:
-Cairo Contemporary Music Days 2011 master classes and workshops – May 2011
. Composition master classes with Spanish composers (José M. Sánchez-Verdú, Benet Casablancas, and Mateu Malondra)
. Percussion workshop for percussionists and composers with Percussion Ensemble Slagwerk Den Haag
. Modern techniques of singing workshop for singers and composers with Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart.
-Composition classes with French composer Didier Marc Garin, Cairo, May/June 2011
-Composition master class with Egyptian composer Nahla Mattar, February/March 2012
-Cairo Contemporary Music Days 2012 Master Classes and Workshops – May 2012
. Composition master class with French composer Thierry Pécou
. Composing for percussion workshop with percussion ensemble Slagwerk Den Haag
. Modern techniques of cello workshop for cellists and composers with cellist Frances-Marie Uitti
. Contemporary music aesthetic and analysis lecture by Dr. Jörg Stenzl
-Composition master class with composer Oliver Schneller, Berlin, July 2012
-Composition master class with composer Brian Ferneyhough, Darmstadt, July 2012
-Lecture about Henze’s imaginary theatre by Dr. Cord Meijering, Cairo, February 2013
-Composition master class with composer Cord Meijering, Cairo, February 2013
-Composition sessions with composer Amr Okba as a part of ECCMOP commission, Cairo April/May 2013
-Composition master class with composer Claude Ledoux, Bordeaux, February 2014
Other Activities:
-Participation in 2011 East-West composers abroad competition, designed for young composers from
Egypt. By submitting to the attention of the jury the piece 25 January “Strings Quartet”, May, 2011
-Preparation assistant in Al-Atlal Night, with The German Weeks in Cairo, March 2012
-Research assistant for an ethnomusicology PhD candidate from Queen's University Belfast, Northern
Ireland, (U.K). July 2011 to April 2012
-Organizer in Cairo Contemporary Music Days, May 2012
-Attending rehearsals with The Ensemble United Berlin, July 2012
-Arranging Music for Riots and Fights performance into String Quartet Transcription. Silent movies
soundtracks selected by Gabriel Lester and performed at Beirut Space in Cairo, December 19, 2012
-Administrator at ECCMOP, (February – April) 2013
-Having a whole concert at 100Copies Music Space in Cairo, June 21st 2013
-Founder of Ensemble Bokra; contemporary music ensemble of young Egyptian musicians, August 2013
-Final round competitor of “Ensemble Phoenix Basel’ international composer’s competition 2014” in Swiss.
-Interpretation of “Soufflé” électroacoustique piece by French composer Pierre Henry at CAPC musée
d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, February 2014
-Recording an Egyptian text for “o la la Magdala” électroacoustique piece by French composer Nathalie
Aguer, April 2014
Commissions:
-ATMOSPHERE, Duo for Hon & Harp (2012) by Duo Harpverk
- The Art of Fear, String Quartet (2013) by ECCMOP Ensemble
-The Art of Leaving, Duo for Hon & Harp (2013) by Duo Harpverk
Interviews:
-Music Matters, BBC Radio3, July 6th 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b036hz8v

 

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