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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

Diotima Quartet

 

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[22] and electronics - 22'

Commissioned by Françoise and Jean-Philippe Billarant.

First performance : June 9th 2017, Philharmonie de Paris [2]

Co-producted by Ircam/Centre Pompidou, Ensemble Intercontemporain and Philharmonie de Paris

Ensemble Intercontemporain

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[15] and electronics - 45’.

First performance : June 2012

Atelier XX-21 / CNSMD de Lyon

Nicolas André, conductor

 

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SEE & HEAR ...

Interviews

About Namenlosen...

About my PhD defense...

INTERVIEW FOR EIC

 A long article on the composition of Namenlosen and the creation

PhD DEFENSE

 The video of my PhD Defense at Ircam in 2017

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