Public lecture by Portuguese composer Jaime Reis on parametric loudspeakers array technology and its implications in spatialization in electronic media.
Portuguese composer Jaime Reis will briefly introduce theoretical framework of the parametric loudspeaker array and describe practices (in music, arts, design, etc) that use such technology and their applications. Finally he will explain how he uses it in his music compositions.
Jaime Reis is a Portuguese composer based in Lisbon who attended seminars with Karlheinz Stockhausen and worked with Emmanuel Nunes (also PhD co-adviser), after studying Composition and Electronic Music in Aveiro University (with 3 prize scholarships as best student of the uni.). He's the artistic director of Festival DME (counting more than 50 editions). His music has been presented over more than 20 countries, both instrumental and electroacoustic. He has worked with institutions/ensembles such as: IRCAM, KCMD, Musik Fabrik, ZKM, Musiques & Recherches. He's Professor in the Superior School of Applied Arts (Castelo Branco, Portugal).