Martin Loridan graduated from the Paris Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique (CNSM). His work has been performed internationally at venues and festivals such as the Gasteig Philharmonie (Munich), Barbican centre (London), Unerhörte Musik (Berlin), Mise-En Festival (New York), Impuls (Graz).
He has collaborated with ensembles and orchestras such as the Arditti Quartet, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, ensemble Mise-en, Klangforum Wien, L'instant donné, and soloists such as Claude Delangle and Rohan de Saram.
He has been awarded prizes in several composition competitions, such as the Reinl-Foundation Composition Prize (Vienna), the André Jolivet Composition Prize (Paris), Vareler Composition Prize (Berlin). He is also the recipient of prestigious academic grants and awards and such as the Leeds Doctoral Scholarship and Stanley Burton research Scholarship, and was recently awarded the Villa Salammbô residence by the Institut Français. He currently pursues a PhD in Composition at the University of Leeds (UK). His PhD explores the development of "Souffle" (air and breath) as a composition material. His scores are available at BabelScores.