Eduardo Caballero

Member since 2019 of the National System of Art Creators National Fund for Culture and Arts FONCA
Cluster Prize 2018 Associazione di Compositori Lucca Italy.

He studied a postgraduate in composition at Vermont College of Fine Arts being his teachers John Mallia and Roger Zahab, Bachelor of Guitar and Composition Workshop at the Superior School of Music and Dance of Monterrey being his composition teachers the composer and philosopher Dr. Ramiro Luis Guerra and Maestro José Luis Wario. Scholar of the Composer Center of Nuevo León (2001 and 2005) being his tutors: Radko Tichavsky, Víctor Rasgado and Germán Romero. Artist in residence at Millay Colony of the Arts (New York), Djerassi Resident Artists Program (California), LIPM Music Research and Production Laboratory (Buenos Aires) and at the Mexican Center for Music and Sound Arts CMMAS.

He has taken classes at IMPULS-Ensemble Academie Composition Class in Graz Austria (2005) with Beat Furrer and Bernhard Lang. In July 2008 he attended Hige Melton University Center Doncaster UK taking electroacoustic classes with Rob Worby. In the Mexican Center for Music and Sound Arts CMMAS (2009-20013) studying electroacoustic composition with Rodrigo Sigal, Joao Pedro Oliveira and Francisco Colasanto. At the University of California Santa Cruz campus at the Workshop in Algorithmic Computer Music WACM 2011 studying with David Cope and Daniel Brown. INJUVE Composer Encounters (2001, 2002, 2004 and 2008) in Mollina-Málaga Spain, taking classes with Cristóbal Halfter, Mauricio Sotelo, Beat Furrer, José Manuel López-López, Yan Maresz and Luca Francesconi.

He has obtained the following awards: Cluster Prize 2018 Associazione di Compositori Lucca Italia. Finalist in the ALEA III International Composition Competition 2015, Boston USA. Finalist of the Composition Contest N.E.O.N. Nevada Encounters Of New Music 2009. University of Nevada, Las Vegas (USA). Winner National Contest of Composition Ensemble Intercontemporain, FORUM 2007 of UNESCO cultures. Featured artistic residence Millay Colony for Isabel Padro and Brave Fellow for 2006, Members of Patron's Circle of New York United States. Finalist of the Composition Contest of the II International Festival of Contemporary Music of Morelia 2005. Winner of the I Composition Contest of the New Music Festival 2005 in Monterrey. First Place in the Guitar Composition Contest “III Festival of Guitars without Borders” Chihuahua, Chihuahua 2005. Honorable Mention in the Composition Contest of the II Guitar Festival Without Borders in Chihuahua 2003.

He has received the scholarships of Young Creators FONECA 2000 and 2003, Composer Center of Nuevo León 2001 and 2005, Young Creators FONCA 2008-2009, INBA: Artistic Education 2009, Young Composers “Flight Practices” 2010 and 2011 CMMAS, FORCA Artistic Residences 2011, IBERMUSICAS Artistic Residences 2012, PIDAC 2016 CONARTE, Financing 2018 CONARTE, among others.

His works have been presented at Foro Música Nueva 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, SPLICE Institute 2019, Puccini Chamber Opera Festival 2019, Space City New Music Festival 2019 and 2018, Spring 2018 Festival Cluster Associazione di Compositori Lucca, The Boston Microtonal Society 2017. International Festival of Contemporary Musical Creation Vigo-Spain 2016, New Music Festival on the Bayou 2016. Bozzini Lab Montréal 2016, N_SEME The Ocklahoma University 2016, Cervantino International Festival 2010 and 2011, CMMAS Sound Visions 2013, 2014 and 2015 Sonora Peninsula Festival 2014, New Monterrey International Music Festival, Composition Class Graz Austria 2005, NEON

Professor of composition, counterpoint, electroacoustic and orchestration at the Superior School of Music and Dance of Monterrey (2005 to date), Professor of Instrumentation and Orchestration at the Faculty of Music of the Autonomous University of Nuevo León (2006 to date). He has taught courses and conferences at the Conservatory of Music of Chihuahua, Superior School of Music of Coahuila, Autonomous University of Aguascalientes, National Center of the Arts CNA, Festival Visiones Sonoras del CMMAS and the New England Conservatory (Boston).