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The Composer at Work: François SarhanFilmed interview Interviewed by: Grégoire Tosser
The Composer at Work: Samuel SighicelliFilmed interview Interviewed by: Grégoire Tosser
A French composer born November 19, 1971.
A pianist by training, Alexandre Lévy studied at the Paris Conservatory, notably in the classes of theory and orchestration of Michèle Reverdy and Edith Lejet, and at the Boulogne Conservatory in the electroacoustics class of Michel Zbar.
A French composer born January 2, 1977 in Machecoul.
Jean-Pascal Chaigne studied at the Conservatory and the University of Tours, then at the Sevran Conservatory with Allain Gaussin. He completed his training at the Paris Conservatory in the composition classes of Emmanuel Nunes and Stefano Gervasoni.
Chaigne has written for solo instrument (De miroir, d’absence for viola da gamba, 2016), for chamber ensembles (Entaille for string quartet, 2015), for chorus (L’élaboration du silence for female chorus, 2012) and orchestra (Der Bau, monodrama for reciter, vocal sextet and chamber orchestra, 2015).
A French composer born June 13, 1955 in Palmerston North (New Zealand).
A concert violinist, Nigel Keay studied composition at the University of Victoria in Wellington, New Zealand. After gaining his degree in 1982 he started a career as composer supported notably by the New Zealand National Council of the Arts.
Settling in France in 1998, he has composed instrumental works and operas, closely collaborating in their performances as viola player or conductor.
A German and Jordanian composer born December 14, 1972 in Zarka (Jordany).
A Russian composer born June 9, 1976 in Moscow (Russia).
A flautist by training, Dmitri Kourliandski studied composition at the Moscow Conservatory with Leonid Bobylev and won notably the Gaudeamus Prize in 2003.
In 2005 he founded the first Russian periodical devoted to contemporary music, Tribuna Sovremennoi Muzyki, becoming its editor-in-chief (2005-2009). Artistic director of the International Young Composers Academy in Tchaikovsky City, he is also assistant music and artistic director for the Stanislavsky Theatre and organises masterclasses and lectures in Russia and Europe.
A French composer and clarinetist born December 24, 1959 in Chalon-sur-Saône.
Dominique Clément studied the clarinet, analysis, harmony and early counterpoint, yet considers himself self-taught as a composer.
With the pianists Sylvie Drouin and Françoise Matringe, the soprano Monica Jordan and the cellist Christophe Roy, he founded in 1983 the ensemble Aleph, within which he plays solo works and chamber music of the twentieth century.
An Austrian composer and conductor from Switzerland born December 6, 1954 in Schaffhausen.
A pianist by training, Beat Furrer studied composition and conducting at the Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst in Vienna. Before being appointed composition teacher at the University of Music and the Dramatic Arts in Graz,he founded, in 1985, the ensemble Klangforum Wien, and was its artistic director until 1992. Resolutely turned towards contemporary music, this ensemble has premiered more than 500 works by composers from all over the world.
A French composer born November 29, 1932 in Lourdes who died July 19, 1998.
A pianist by training, Antoine Tisné studied composition with Jean Rivier and Darius Milhaud at the Paris Conservatory. Winning a Second Grand Prix de Rome in 1962, resident at the Casa de Velázquez (1965), he won the Composers’ Prize of the Sacem in 1988. In parallel with his activity as a composer, he has taught composition and orchestration at the Paris-Sorbonne University and has had a long administrative career, first as principal inspector for music at the Ministry of Culture from 1967 to 1992, then as inspector for the municipal conservatories in Paris.
FREMIOT Marcel (1920-2018)
FRESLIER Didier (1960)
FRIZE Nicolas (1950)
FUJIKURA Dai (1977)
FUKUSHIMA Kazuo (1930)
FULKERSON Christopher A. (1954)
FULKERSON James (1945)
FURRER Beat (1954)
GABRIELE Georges (1955)
GAGNEUX Renaud (1947-2018)
GAIGNE Pascal (1958)
GANTCHIKOVA Elena (1967)
GAO Weijie (1938)
GARCIA Xavier (1959)
GARCIN Gérard (1947)
GARIN Didier Marc (1963)
GARRIDO Tomas (1955)
GASPARIAN Gérard (1960)
GASPAROV Alexandre (1961)
GAUSSIN Allain (1943)
GAUTHIER Florent (1969)
GEAY Gérard (1945)
GEHLHAAR Rolf (1943)
GENEST Nicolas (1964)
GENTILE Ada (1947)