The Acousmonautes will present a special concert at Marseille Médiathèque, France, on Octobre 15, 2009 to celebrate 61 years of musique concrète. On the programme, works by Pierre Schaeffer, Francis Dhomont, Jacques Diennet, Fabrice Martin, Christophe Modica, Lucie Prod’homme, Marc Spiga…
The Festival de Radio France et Montpellier Languedoc-Roussillon (France) will take place from July 13 to 31, 2009. Coming up:
- July 27: diffusion of Pentes by Denis Smalley;
- July 28: diffusion of Sémaphores by Christian Zanési;
- July 30: diffusion of Pierre Schaeffer’s works Étude pathétique [Étude aux casseroles] and Bilude as well as the premiere of Le travail du rêve by Francis Dhomont.
The latest “Portraits-polychromes” is the English translation of the book devoted to French pionneer Pierre Schaeffer. (Only the original French book (PP13) includes the 4 CD-Audio.)
On April 24, 2008, a 50-year journey proposed by José Manuel Berenguer & Carmen Pardo will be presented as part of the Ars Musica’s Night of the Electroacoustic Music. The event will take place at Kaaitheater in Brussels (Belgium). The concert is in three part, each of them is dedicated to a generation of composers. On programme, works by: Schaeffer, Varèse, Eimert, Stockhausen, Xenakis, Ferrari, Risset, Dhomont, Ferreyra, Mandolini, Vande Gorne, Polonio, Truax, Vaggione, and Kupper.
For Radio-France’s Présences festival, Ina-GRM (Groupe de recherches musicales) presents the first edition of Présences “électronique” from February 17 — 20, 2005. Featuring composers Pierre Schaeffer, François Bayle, Taylor Deupree, Richard Chartier, Kim Cascone and many others.
Sound artist vivie’ vinçent (harpsicord) presents … mais le désir d’entendre, at La Sala Rossa (Montréal) from February 8 to 11, 2004. Two distinct concerts featuring works by Pierre Schaeffer, Kaija Saariaho, Micheline Coulombe Saint-Marcoux, Amnon Wolman amongst others. Composer Monique Jean will manage sound projection. The public is also invited to experience, before each concert, Rob Godman and vivie’ vinçent’s sound installation inside the eye of silence.