BIOGRAPHY

 

Shingo Matsuura

 

Composer / Arranger / Dictator /

Music educator / Lecturer /

Bandoneon player on the side / Instruments player for improvisation, educational programs etc. /

Born in Kyoto, JAPAN in 1979. I live in Nara now. I had studied composition with Kei Kondo , composition and Piano with Yoko Kubo, saxophone with Yasuhiro Shinohara in Osaka College of Music. I also studied elementary Bandoneon playing technic with Nestor Marconi in Buenos aires, Argentina,

My speciality is Western Classical and Contemporary music, But I am related to all genres especially Jazz, Traditional – Fork, Tango (all regions), Clubculture, Sound art, etc.

 

Work Experience

2017-present

A part-time lecturer of Osaka Collage of Music

2015-present

A part-time lecturer of a private junior high school

2013-2014

A full-time lecturer of a manincional high school

2008-2013

A researcher of Music Museum of Osaka Collage of Music

2007-present

Freelance musical composer

2005-2007

The fellowship of The Rohm Music Foundation

 

Education

2004

Osaka Collage of Music

M.A. in music

 

Prizes and Nominated Works

2017

One of the selected works for The ISCM World New Music Days 2017 (Vancouver), CANADA

2014

The 1st prize and Henk Alkema prize at the 2nd International Alkema Composition Contest, THE NEDERLANDS

2011

The Togashi Prize at the JSCM Aword for composers, JAPAN

2009

The prize at the 3rd international contest for compositions of Schiedmayer Celesta GmbH, GERMANY

2002

The 2nd prize for composition (Orchestral work) at the 71th Japan Music Competition, JAPAN

2002

The public subscription of the set piece of All Japan Wind Competiton in 2003, JAPAN