IAMAS

Masahiro Miwa President, Professor

Masahiro Miwa

A musical composer, Miwa has presented a great number of works with algorithmic composition, a method of composition that utilizes computers. He has won 1st place in the 10th The IRINO PRIZE, 1st place in the 14th Concorso Internationale Luigi Russoro, won the 14th Akutagawa Award for Music Composition, and the 2010 Minister of Education Award for Fine Arts (Development of the Arts Division) in addition to many other awards. In 2007, his “Reverse Simulation Music” won the Golden Nica Award in the Digital Music Division of the Ars Electronica.

Mail address

mmiwa@iamas.ac.jp

Research Field

  • Composition
  • Contemporary Music

Education

2017.10
Berlin University of the Arts, Music Composition
Robert Schumann Music College, Music Composition

Employment

Robert Schumann Music College, Part-time Lecturer
Academy of Media Arts Cologne, Part-time Lecturer
International Academy of Media Arts and Sciences, Professor
Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences, Professor

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