Latin American Electroacoustic Music Collection

León Biriotti (Uruguay)

León Biriotti (born in Montevideo, 1929), oboist, conductor and prolific composer of instrumental music, composed some works using electroacoustic medias. Among them: "En la morada de la muerte" for tape in 1970; "Metamorfosis según Kafka" for oboe and piano (or oboe and tape) in 1974; "Prelude à l'aprés-midi d'un dinosaure" for oboe and live electronics in 1988; "Pulsars" for Yamaha WX11 MIDI wind controller and WT11 tone generator in 1989; "Furioso" for oboe and live electronics, with Ricardo Dal Farra, and "Self-Portrait with Family" for one performer playing oboe, multiple intruments and live electronics, both in 1991; "Self-Portrait", for oboe and live electronics in 1994. When using electroacoustic medias in his presentations, Biriotti likes to perform also using a MIDI wind controller.

(text updated: October, 2003)

Resources available for this composer:
- List of compositions (2 compositions)