LA NUIT, C'EST...
2 voices, plucked strings trio and electronics
soprano, mezzo-soprano, mandolin, guitar, and harp
DURATION • 24 minutes
EDITOR • Edited by the composer
COMMISSION • gmem-CNCM-marseille
PREMIERE • March 6, 2016 at 11am at the Foyer de l'Opéra de Marseille, Matins Sonnants n°2, by Géraldine Keller (soprano), Sylvie Deguy (mezzo-soprano), Vincent Beer-Demander (mandolin), Thomas Keck (guitar), Eva Debonne (harp) and Charles Bascou (director in Computer Music).
We question sound as we question the world.
"I begin to hear the old sounds as though they are not worn out."
(John Cage, in Silence)