Sasha J. Blondeau
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Mixed and instrumental music
Des mondes possibles - 2021
for string quartet and electronics - 31'
Commissioned by Françoise et Jean-Philippe Billarant
First performance : April 23th 2021, Paris, Centre Pompidou for Wittener Tage für Neu Kammermusik
Here you will find some of the pieces I have composed in recent years. You will also find some links to interviews and conferences. It is better to listen to the different pieces with headphones, especially for mixed pieces that are sometimes recorded in binaural version.
Urphänomen IIb - 2020
for piano and electronics - 13'
Commissioned by Radio France and Ircam
First performance : February 8th 2020, Paris, Radio France, Studio 104
Philippe Hattat, piano
Namenlosen - 2017
for 4 soloists, large ensemble and electronics - 22'
Commissioned by Françoise and Jean-Philippe Billarant.
First performance : June 9th 2017, Philharmonie de Paris 
Co-producted by Ircam/Centre Pompidou, Ensemble Intercontemporain and Philharmonie de Paris
Matthias Pintscher, conductor
Atlas I : In principio - 2019
for soprano, trumpet, clarinet, percussions and electronics - 19'
Commissioned by Wittener Tage Für Neue Kammermusik
First performance : May 12th 2019, Witten (GER)
Sarah Maria Sun, soprano
Marco Blaauw, trumpet - Carl Rosman, clarinet - Dirk Rosthbrust, percussions
Urphänomen I - 2018
for violin and cello - 12'
Commissioned by Radio France
First performance : April 4th, 2018, Paris, Radio France - recording
Alexis Descharmes (cello) and Alexandra Greffin-Klein (violin), soloists of Court-Circuit Ensemble.
Sortir du noir - 2016
for cello and electronics - 16'30
Commissioned by GMEM - CNCM Marseille ("Les Musiques" festival)
First performance : 19 May 2016, Marseille, Klap
Séverine Ballon, cello
Tesla ou l'effet d'étrangeté - 2016
for viola and electronics - 15'
Commissioned by the Musica Festival
First performance : 1 October 2014, Strasbourg, Salle de la Bourse
Co-producted with Ircam-Centre Pompidou
Christophe Desjardins, viola
Soubresauts - 2012
for mezzo-soprano, actress, ensemble and electronics - 45’.
First performance : June 2012
Atelier XX-21 / CNSMD de Lyon
Nicolas André, conductor
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About my PhD defense...