Tor Halmrast

TOR HALMRAST (b.1951) Norwegian composer and acoustician.
Works for symphony orchestra, chamber music, solo works and electroacoustic music.
– Prix Italia 1998 (Eur. Broadcasting Union) for RadiOpera ”Alfa and Romeo”.
– Best Music-Dramatic work, ”Til Værelse” (Kassettavgiftsfondet).
– Eur. Broadcasting Union Rostrum for Electro-Acoustic Music for «Retning».
– Spelemannspris (with the group Ballade, «Du kan godt få sitte inte mæ Leif», «Krøderbanene»).
– Several publications on Timbre and Musical Acoustics.
– Acoustic design of concert halls, theatres and studios
– Assoc. Prof. II at University of Oslo, Musicology