The gmem-CNCM-marseille


The Ensemble C Barré is associated with the gmem-CNCM-marseille since 2013

Gmem-CNCM-marseille, is a center for musical production that cares about artistic innovation, social stakes and sharing experience with the public. Founded in 1972, it was attributed 25 years the label of national Center for musical creation by the Ministry of Culture, thereby reinforcing its mission of spreading, transmitting and research.


At the crossing point of many disciplines which include the digital and new technologies, the gmem-CNCM-marseille develops local, national or international-scale projects, through a large esthetical panel, ranging from mixed, electroacoustic or electronic music, instru-mental or vocal, written or improvised.


Directed since 2011 by Christian Sebille, gmem-CNCM-marseille, is a place of welcome and residences which goes along with artistic teams, produces shows in the musical creation field, leads many educational, teaching and training actions. It shares all these activities during regular presentations to the public (concerts, installations, meetings, residencies) and an annual highlight, the Festival Les Musiques. These moments favours the presentation of multidisciplinary projects, related to digital arts, visual and fine arts, dance and theater.