Personality profile

Photo: Róbert Rudolf Author: Archív

Róbert Rudolf

12 Feb 1963 Bratislava

classical music
composition

Bio

Bio

1979 – 1982
personal studies of composition (Juraj Hatrík)
1981 – 1984
the Conservatory in Bratislava (composition – Juraj Pospíšil)
1984 – 1991
Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava (composition – Ivan Hrušovský)
1985, 1989
educational programmes at École Normale de Musique de Paris – Alfred Cortot, where Yoshihisha Taira was his director of studies
1986 – 1987
a teacher of the theory of music at the Bratislava Conservatory
1987 – 1989
the programming director at the Symphony Orchestra of the Czechoslovak Radio
1988
summer courses in Darmstadt and a course of electroacoustic music in Poland
1989
a course of computer music in Stockholm
1990 – 1991
a musicology course of Francois-Bernard Mâchea at Université des Sciences Humaines de Strasbourg and studies of composition at Conservatoire National de Région de Boulogne-Billancourt (of Michel Zbar)
since 1992
he has lived in Paris
1992 – 1993
extended studies of computer music at Université Paris VIII (Horatius Vaggioni) and at the same time he lectured on electroacoustic music at Academy of Music and Drama in Bratislava
1992 – 1996
a member of the Melos-Étos festival board
1993 – 1994
he attended a composing class of Michel Roisenblat at Conservatoire National de Région de Rueil-Malmaison
1994 – 2000
a freelance artist
since 2000
he has worked with the Radio France and led a class of music theory and analysis at the Conservatoire de Noisy

Works

  • solo voice(s) and orchestra
  • Alcofribas constructive argument

    1998 SCORING: spk, 2act, orch
  • three solo instruments with orchestra
  • Concerto per tromba, trombone, percussione e archi

    1991 18'
    SCORING: tr, tn, bat, archi
  • solo instrument
  • Solo pour Alex

    1985 SCORING: vl
  • Káa

    1992, rev. 1994 SCORING: fl
  • two instruments
  • Just Kosto

    1991 SCORING: bat, ar
  • Crossing

    1993 SCORING: ac, cb
  • three instruments
  • Trombománia

    1989 SCORING: 3tn
  • Hamro trio

    1994 10' 30''
    SCORING: fl, vc, pf
  • four instruments
  • Hamro for 4

    1997 SCORING: sxs, sxa, sxt, sxbr
  • Ymro

    1999 SCORING: vn1, vn2, vl, vc, C
  • 10 to 15 instruments
  • Mithuna P. M.

    1988 9' 20''
    SCORING: 2cr, 3tr, trb, 2tn, euf, tu, bat, C*
    Audio icon
  • electroacoustic works
  • Something to Tell

    1987 8' 15''
    SCORING: C+(tr)
  • Scar

    for soprano and magnetophone tape
    1991 13' 11''
    SCORING: C (s, mg)
  • Wáa

    1994 9' 30''
    SCORING: C+(fu, fl)
  • Scar II

    1995 SCORING: C+(b)
  • Hamro cello

    1998 10' 42''
    SCORING: C*+(vc)
  • Hamro fujara

    1998 9' 15''
    SCORING: C*+(fu)
  • Mes vacances virtuelles

    1998 SCORING: C
  • Sanctuaire

    1998 11' 29''
    SCORING: C
  • Étude de voix 1

    2001 3' 29''
    SCORING: C
  • Memory Ex Machina

    2007 9' 19''
    SCORING: C
  • ...d’une lettre à S. F.

    for flute and live electronics
    2008 SCORING: fl, C*
  • ...instantné...

    2010 16' 43''
    SCORING: zmb, C*
  • Dans la petite maison sous les chutes

    2010 12' 32''
    SCORING: C
  • Ticho

    2011 8' 02''
    SCORING: C

Bibliography

  • Art Critique and Journalism
  • CHALUPKA, Ľubomír: Experimental Studio Bratislava [recenzia LP]
    2017 Hudobný život year 49, 2017, no. 10, p. 38
  • HATRÍK, Juraj: Osem dní spolupatričnosti
    Festivalový zápisník z Novej slovenskej hudby 2014
    2014 Hudobný život year 46, 2014, no. 12, p. 6
  • (red.): Anketa
    1996 Slovenská hudba year 22, 1996, no. 1–2, p. 267–269

Discography

  • Photo:
    2016 LP – Academy of Music and Drama 4MGLP09
    1. Milan Adamčiak: Capriccio
      Juraj Ďuriš (C)
    2. Martin Burlas: Crying Trees
      Martin Karvaš (ob), Ján Backstuber (C)
    3. Juraj Pospíšil: Suita ad modum tympanorum, Op. 55
      Ján Backstuber (C), Peter Janík (C)
    4. Víťazoslav Kubička: Dedicated to Mussorgsky Op. 7
      Juraj Ďuriš (C)
    5. Rudolf Pepucha: The End
      Lujza Ďurišová (vc), Juraj Ďuriš (C)
    6. Róbert Rudolf: Something to Tell
      Kamil Paprčka (tr), Ernest Walzel (C)
    7. Juraj Ďuriš: Panta Rhei
      Lujza Ďurišová (vc), Juraj Ďuriš (C)
    8. Svetozár Stračina: Reč pastierska
      Jozef Peško (fut), Juraj Ďuriš (C), Ján Backstuber (C), Peter Janík (C)
  • Photo:
    1998 CD – Encyclopaedia Musicalis
    1. Alexander Mihalič: DNA
      Clara Novakova (fl, pdf)
    2. Róbert Rudolf: Hamro fujara
      Clara Novakova (fu, pdf)
    3. Mikhail Malt: Chanson d'Automne
      Clara Novakova (fl, pdf)
    4. Róbert Rudolf: Hamro cello
      Ladislav Szathmáry (vc, pdf)
  • Photo: electroacoustic music : slovakia 1989 – 94 ELECTROACOUSTIC MUSIC : SLOVAKIA 1989 – 94
    1994 CD – Centre for Electroacoustic and Computer Music EM CD 003
    1. Peter Zagar: Music from the Studio
      Peter Zagar (pf), Experimental Studio Bratislava
    2. Marek Piaček: Flauto dolce ’91
      Marek Piaček (fl), Experimental Studio Bratislava
    3. Juraj Ďuriš: Portrait
      Experimental Studio Bratislava
    4. Miro Bázlik: Epoché II.
      Jozef Podhoranský (vc), Experimental Studio Bratislava
    5. Róbert Rudolf: Scar
      Experimental Studio Bratislava
    6. Víťazoslav Kubička: Road
      Experimental Studio Bratislava
    7. Roman Berger: Transgressus I.
      Alexander Jablokov (vn), Experimental Studio Bratislava

Premieres

  • First performances in Slovakia
  • Tímea Hvozdíková: Echo
    25 Oct
    2017
    First performances in Slovakia
    Orfeus Festival, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Róbert Rudolf (umv.)
  • Marián Zavarský: Surface
    7 Nov
    2015
    First performances in Slovakia
    Melos-Ethos, Main Square, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Electronic Joystick Orchestra, Róbert Rudolf (dir.)
  • Róbert Rudolf: ...d’une lettre à S. F.
    for flute and live electronics
    14 Nov
    2008
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Small concert studio of the Slovak Radio, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Monika Štreitová (fl)
  • Róbert Rudolf: Memory Ex Machina
    5 Dec
    2007
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
  • Róbert Rudolf: Mithuna P. M.
    16 Nov
    2004
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Roman Bielik (cr), Branislav Hóz (cr), Rastislav Suchan (tr), Petr La Garde (tr), Jozef Gašparovič (trb), Albert Hrubovčák (tn), Nikolaj Kanišák (tu)
  • Róbert Rudolf: Ymro
    13 Nov
    2002
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Moyzes Quartet
  • First performances abroad
  • Martin Burlas: Infusion
    for electronic instruments and electric guitar
    10 Jun
    2014
    First performances abroad
    Porgy & Bess, Strenge Kammer, Vienna, AT
    PERFORMERS: IJEO – Intergalactic Joystick Evergreen Orchestra, Róbert Rudolf (joy), Ján Boleslav Kladivo (joy), Lenka Novosedlíková (joy), Marián Zavarský (joy), Matúš Wiedermann (joy), Martin Burlas (elgui)

Gallery

  • Photo: Melos-Ethos 2015: Serge de Laubier & Electronic Joystick Orchestra 2015-11-07 Melos-Ethos 2015: Serge de Laubier & Electronic Joystick Orchestra
    Robert Rudolg, Electronic Joystick Orchestra

    Author: Peter Brenkus
  • Photo: Melos-Ethos 2015: Serge de Laubier & Electronic Joystick Orchestra 2015-11-07 Melos-Ethos 2015: Serge de Laubier & Electronic Joystick Orchestra
    Robert Rudolf

    Author: Peter Brenkus
  • Photo: Melos-Ethos 2015: Serge de Laubier & Electronic Joystick Orchestra 2015-11-07 Melos-Ethos 2015: Serge de Laubier & Electronic Joystick Orchestra
    Robert Rudolf, Electronic Joystick Orchestra

    Author: Peter Brenkus
  • Photo: Melos-Ethos 2015: Serge de Laubier & Electronic Joystick Orchestra 2015-11-07 Melos-Ethos 2015: Serge de Laubier & Electronic Joystick Orchestra
    Robert Rudolf, Electronic Joystick Orchestra

    Author: Peter Brenkus

Audio

  • Rudolf, Róbert: Mithuna P. M.






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