About author : LACAZE Sophie
Sophie Lacaze (born in 1963) received the Composition Prize of the Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris, and then studied with Franco Donatoni and Ennio Morricone at the Accademia Musicale Chigiana di Siena in Italy. She also attended Pierre Boulez's courses in College de France. Sophie has been developing a partnership with several music ensembles and soloists around the world for more than 15 years.
Her compositions, which in 2012 range from works for solo instruments to chamber and orchestral music, with also two chamber operas and works with tape, are regularly performed in more than 20 countries She was awarded the Grand Prix Lyceen des Compositeurs (2009), received the Claude Arrieu Prize of the SACEM for her body of work in 2010, and in 2012 is laureate of the Beaumarchais – SACD association. She teaches composition and orchestration at Paul Valery University in Montpellier.
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