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!!! New Album Release !!! 21.12.2020 : Working on my new own album! Flute Fabian Franco-Ramirez ; Guitars – Roberto Hurtado-Salgado ; Electronic Carlos Rico and Dario Quiñones ; Piano & Percussion – Mateo Ojeda. Recorded in ROJO Sounddesign & Filmmusik by Markitos Berriondo in Hamburg, Germany and Mixed by Mario Serrano in Zapatoca, Colombia.
I have been commissioned for the Junge Musikakademie Hamburg to write a Percussion Piece for the Galakonzert – New Date: March 21th 2021, 11 am at Laeiszhalle in Hamburg, Germany. https://junge-musikakademie-hamburg.de
https://ww.soundtrackcologne.de/en/competitions/peer-raben-music-award/

I won the prestigious PEER RABEN MUSIC AWARD 2019 in Cologne, Germany. The Music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QQdh5549Kk

Original Music by Mateo Ojeda  / Sound Design by Adriana Espinal
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PANTALEÓN – Official Trailer , 2019

Reel

Film Music Reel – Mateo Ojeda
Sound Design Reel – Adriana Espinal

Music

‘‘Organic, imperfect, real’’ – German Piffano, Film Director
‘‘Personal, warm and interesting’’ – Oliver Heuss, Composer
‘‘Cinematographic’’ – Diana Ojeda, Artist

Other tracks on Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube, etc. 

Bio

Mateo Ojeda is a Colombian composer. He has been composing pieces for concert music, films, television and advertising since 2003. He won recently the prestigious MUSIC AWARD PEER RABEN 2019 for »Best Music in a Short Film» at Soundtrack_Cologne 16 in Germany. He has been awarded several composition’s prizes in Colombia and Germany for his concert pieces: ‘‘ONCE (2018)’’, ‘‘PANTALEÓN, niño Chicamocha (2015)’’, ‘‘GALÁN, Poema Sinfónico (2013)’’, ‘‘El Mundo de Verona (2006)’’ and ‘‘ Once Colores Sordos (2003)’’. Mateo has written music for more than twenty (20) short-films and two (2) full-length documentary films. Most notably, ‘‘PANTALEÓN» (2019), a Colombian short-film  about a country boy who is forced to go to the end of the thousand-day war in Colombia; ‘‘AGUA:CERO (2015)’’, a Spanish documentary about water, (filmed in Africa, India and South America, produced by We Are Water Foundation) and ‘‘INFIERNO O PARAÍSO (2014)’’, an acclaimed Colombian documentary film about an addictive life directed by Germán Piffano (R.I.P) 

Pantaleón Live Cinema – Colombia, 2015

He obtained a Bachelor in ¨Music Theory and Composition¨ with Prof. Blas Atehortúa (R.I.P) and Pedro Sarmiento at Universidad Autónoma de Bucaramanga, UNAB in Colombia and Kontakt Studium Diploma in  ¨New Composition Techniques¨ with Prof. Helmut W. Erdmann, Sascha Lemke and Prof. Georg Hajdu at Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg and European Live Electronic Centre (EULEC) in Lüneburg, Germany. He has attended as well Workshops, Masterclass and Lectures about composition and film music in Colombia, England, Austria, Spain and Germany. 

He worked as a university teacher at Universidad Autónoma de Bucaramanga, Universidad Manuela Beltrán and Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano in Bucaramanga and Bogotá Colombia from 2006-2012 teaching Film Music.

Soundtrack Cologne 16 – Germany, 2019

Mateo moved to Hamburg, Germany in 2012      where he is currently developing his work worldwide. Currently he is co-founder and composer at ”ROJO Sounddesign & Filmmusik” and drum teacher at Junge Musikakademie Hamburg in Germany.

From 2018 he is an official member of The Colombian Cinematic Arts Academy – and RIMA, Iberoamerikanisches Netzwerk von Musikern und Künstlern in Germany.

Contact


MATEO OJEDA
Co-founder & Composer
ROJO , Sounddesign & Filmmusik

Hirtenstraße 58 a , 20535
Hamburg, Germany 

rojo@mateoojeda.com
Tel. (+49) 172 79 57 909