Category Archives: Festivals

2015 MANCA Festival

On Nov. 19, 2015, two of Richard Dudas’ electroacoustic works – Prelude No. 1 and No. 2 for clarinet and computer – were performed at the MANCA Festival in Nice, France, on a series of concerts with student performers from the Conservatoire National à Rayonnement Régional de Nice. The first was performed by clarinetist Romane Picheral, and the second by clarinetist Beatriz Polanco Ferrero. The electroacoustic diffusion for both pieces was performed by Sheng Yang.

Prelude No.1 at the Dialogues Festival in Edinburgh

On April 18, 2014 clarinetist Pete Furniss performed Richard Dudas’ Prelude No. 1 in a new, updated version for clarinet and computer at the 2014 Dialogues Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland. The concert is part of the festival’s Late Lab concert series taking places at the Informatics Forum and also includes performances by Jean-François Laporte and Jess Aslan.


In November 2012, Dudas was an invited speaker at the International Workshop on Computer Music and Audio Technology (WOCMAT) in Hsinchu, Taiwan, where, in addition to a seminar on score following techniques in Max/MSP entitled Performer-Computer Interaction: Score Following and Concert Patch Design, his composition Prelude and Fantasy for Alto Flute and Computer was performed by flautist I-Ju Chen, on the November 30 evening concert.

Moscow Autumn Festival

In November 2008, Dudas was invited to the Moscow Autumn 30th International Contemporary Music Festival, where two of his compositions for instrument and live electronics, Prelude No.1 for Flute and Computer and Prelude No. 2 for Clarinet and Computer, were performed on the Berkeley–Moscow concert on Saturday, 29 November. In conjunction with the festival, he also taught computer music workshops the week of November 24th, focusing on Cycling ’74’s Max/MSP software, at the Moscow P. I. Tschaikovsky Conservatory of Music’s Theremin Center.

2006 SICMF

On November 23, Richard Dudas’ Prelude No. 1 for Flute and Computer was given its Asian Première by flautist Sung-Hee Park at the first concert of the 2006 Seoul International Computer Music Festival (SICMF), in Seoul, South Korea.

In conjunction with the festival, Dudas also presented computer music seminars at Hanyang University in Seoul and at KAIST in Daejeon.