Oscar Strasnoy


Composer, conductor and pianist born in Buenos Aires and resident in Berlin. He studied with G. Grisey at the Paris Conservatory and H. Zender at the Hochschule für Musik Frankfurt am Main. His works have been performed at the Staatsoper unter den Linden in Berlin, the Staatsoper in Hamburg, the Zurich Opera, the Aix-en-Provence Festival, the Opéra-Comique in Paris, the Opéra de Bordeaux, the Philharmonie in Berlin, the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg, the Mozarteum in Salzburg, the Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires, the Rome Opera and the Festival Présences at the Théâtre du Châtelet. He received several honors, such as the Orfeo 2000 Prize (awarded by Berio), the Prix de la Musique Symphonique de la SACEM, the George Enesco Prize and a Guggenheim Fellowship.