In 2003, 2004 & 2008: Laureate of the IRCAM/Ensemble Intercontemporain International reading panel, for Tremplin and for the one-year composition and computer music programs. Laureate of the International Society for Contemporary Music ISCM in 2004. Winner of the prestigious Prix Italia 2012 for the radio opera “La Nuit Hallucinée”, produced by Radio France. Fellow Composer of the French Academy in Rome-Villa Medici from 2013 to 2015.
Work for orchestra recommended by The 63 International Rostrum of Composers 2016/ UNESCO.
Collaborations with disciplines such as Dance, Video, & Theatre.
Teaching composition and electroacoustic music since 2004, Sebastian Rivas is professor of composition at Boulogne Billancourt National Conservatory – CRR.