Ricardo Climent is Professor of Interactive Music Composition at University of Manchester (UK), where he serves as director of the NOVARS Research Centre and as Head of Composition. For the last few years his research has focused on the potential of game-audio, physics and graphic engines for compositional purposes, using “the aural” as the primary source for navigation and exploration. He previously held a lecturing position at SARC (Sonic Arts Research Centre, Belfast), and was composer in-residence at the JOGV Orchestra (Spain), the Conservatorio de las Rosas Unesco-Aschberg (Morelia, Mexico) and the Sonology Department at the Kunitachi College of Music (Tokyo).
During 2017-2021 he is leading one of EASTN-DC Network Partner Institutions (University of Manchester), as part of a Culture Europe Programme on Digital Creativity.
EASTN-DC.uk EU Project
game-audio.org | (on immersive media)
NOVARS Research Centre