Biographical Note

Vincent-Raphael Carinola composes works for instrumental formations with or without electroacoustic devices, acousmatic pieces for the stage, installations, etc. Through his experiences he explores fields as diverse as the process generative (Tourmaline, Ohr(fee), Sens Interdit), the spatialization of sound (Cielo Vivo, Cinq Études pour une Odyssée), mixed music (Devant la loi, Constructio ad sensum), the integration of the image and the scenography in the writing process (Typhoon), interactive devices (Toucher, Virtual Rhizome), networked music (Flux æterna) or the implementation of music and literary texts (Zone(s) de combat).

Presented in numerous festivals, they have received orders from different organizations, among which : the Foundation Boucourechliev, the Franco-German Office for Youth affairs, the French Ministry of Culture, Radio France, the National Centres of Creating Music, or the Impuls neue Musik. His works are the result of a close complicity with friends, musicians and ensembles is very committed : Claudio Bettinelli, Anne Mercier, Fabrice Jünger, Frédérique Cambreling, Eric Porch, Jean Geoffroy, l’Ensemble XXI.n, EOC, L’Instant Donné, Aleph, Ensemble Intercontemporain, Odyssée et Cie, Zone(s) de Combat, trio Salzedo…

Doctor in Musicology, he has taught composition associated with new technologies in the École Supérieure de Musique Bourgogne-Franche-Comté and the University of Saint-Etienne.

He has recently published Composition, technology and new arrangements of music categories the Presses Universitaires de Saint-Étienne.

Lives and works in Lyon.