Francis Dhomont will premiere Le cri du Choucas, the third part of the triptych Cycle des profondeurs, on October 15, 2014 during the festival L’Espace du son in Brussels (Belgium). On October 26 during the BIMESP 2014 in São Paulo (Brasil) will be the American premiere of the same work presented by Flô Menezes during the concert portrait dedicated to Francis Dhomont; for that festival he also prepared a carte blanche concert (with works by Parmegiani, Savva, Minsburg, and Vaggione). Finally the 27th Tage Neuer Musik in Weimar (Germany) is presenting an 88th anniversary concert on November 1 for which he will diffuse four of his works.
8 concerts are planned for the 10th Présences “électronique” festival at the Centquatre in Paris (France) with works by Maja Ratkje, Francis Dhomont (Drôles d’oiseaux), Christine Groult, Beatriz Ferreyra, Pôm Bouvier B, Bernard Parmegiani, Lionel Marchetti and many more.
At the initiative of composer Stephan Dunkelman, 4 acousmatic composers amongst the most important of the genre — François Bayle, Francis Dhomont, Beatriz Ferreyra, and Bernard Parmegiani — pay homage to the work of Annette Vande Gorne on May 9, 2011 at a concert in Flagey in Brussels (Belgium). They will each diffuse a work by Vande Gorne and premiere a new work of their own. On the same programme are more premieres by Jonty Harrison, Ingrid Drese, Raúl Minsburg, and Elsa Justel.
The 2009 Futura festival will take place on August, 20 — 23, 2009 in Crest, France. On the programme, works by Otomo Yoshihide, Luc Ferrari, Denis Dufour, Francis Dhomont (Corps et âme), Michel Chion, Michèle Bokanowski, Chantal Dumas, Ivo Malec, Bernard Parmegiani, Christian Zanési, Christian Calon and many others.
The 5th edition of the Présences “électronique” festival will be held at the 104 in Paris (France), on March 13 — 15, 2009. Its highlights: Denis Smalley, Bernard Parmegiani, Denis Dufour, eRikm, Luc Ferrari, and many others!
The 5th edition of the Sound and Music Computing Conference (SMC ’08) will take place from July 31 to August 3, 2008 in Berlin (Germany). Starting July 23 concerts will be presented as part of the Inventionen 2008 festival. The joined programme is absolutely outstanding: many artists will be there, such as Martin Bédard, François Bayle, Ivo Malec, Bernard Parmegiani, Jean-Claude Risset, Denis Smalley, Horacio Vaggione, Annette Vande Gorne… Not to be missed:
- July 26: concert by Gilles Gobeil (Trilogie d’ondes) with Suzanne Binet-Audet playing ondes Martenot;
- July 27: concert “60 Jahre Musique Concrète & 50 Jahre GRM”;
- July 31: SMC ’08 opening concert with Gilles Gobeil (premiere of Castalie), Ludger Brümmer, Hans Tutschku et Åke Parmerud.