m.e.luc

María Eugenia Luc, Italian-Argentinian composer born in 1958. She studied at the National University and L.I.P.M. (Argentina), Civica Scuola di Milano, École Nationale de Musique and University Paris VIII, University of the Basque Country. She received scholarships in the following international courses: Musikinstitut Darmstadt, Accademie Chigiana di Siena, Música en Compostela, Manuel de Falla, Latinoamericano of Contemporary Music, under the guidance of Dieter Schnebel, Luis de Pablo, Brian Ferneyhough, among others.


She has received awards for her music by the Instituto I.I.L.A. of Rome, I.M.E.B.-Bourges, I.S.C.M., SGAE, the Basque Government, Ars Contemporanea. Her compositions
have been world premieres in venues and festivals in Europe, Asia and America: Teatro Colón (Buenos Aires), Kunitachi College of Music (Tokio), Hochschule für Musik (Berlín), Royal Academy of Music (Londres), Théâtre du Port de la Lune (Bordeaux), Palazzo Chigi Saracini (Siena), Instituto Goethe in Paris, Accademia Internazionale della Musica (Milano), Euskalduna Palace and Guggenheim museum in Bilbao, Auditorium MACBA (Barcelona), Reina Sofía Centre of Art (Madrid), Kursaal (San Sebastián), Quincena Musical Donostiarra, Musica Strasbourg, Aujourd'hui Musique (Perpignan), Festival Arte e Scenza in Rome, Cycle of the BBVA Fondation in Bilbao and others.


María Eugenia Luc’s output has been
performed by prestigious soloists such as Mario Caroli, Harry Sparnaay, Piette Strauch, Séverine Ballon, Claude Delangle, Jean Geoffroy, Jean Pierre Dupuy; ensembles such as Barcelona 216, Taller Sonoro, Plural Ensemble, Proxima Centauri, Duo Levent, Cello Octet Amstersdam and the following orchestras: Euskadiko Orkestra Sinfonikoa, Bilbao Orkestra Sinfonikoa, Rosario Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Maestros Ernest Martínez Izquierdo, Pablo González, Juanjo Mena, Nacho de Paz, Michal Nesterowics, Marcelo de Jesús, among others.


She was a former Professor at the High School of Music and National University in Buenos Aires and collaborated with Ricordi in Milan. Between 2003 and 2010 she was a professor at the BB.AA Faculty, as well as the Master faculty of Scenic Arts in the University of the Basque Country. She is currently a professor at Musikene – High School of Music of the Basque Country. 
María Eugenia Luc has been invited to lecture in seminars and conferences by international institutions: Hochschule für Musik and Universität der Künste in Berlin, LIEM-Madrid, University of Salamanca, University of the Basque Country, Comune di Milano, High School of Music of Buenos Aires and National University of Rosario (Argentina).


In 1997 she founded Kuraia (Group of Contemporary Music) and in 2001 Klem (Laboratory of Electro-acoustic and Multimedia). She is the current Artistic Director of the Kuraia Ensemble.