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Ensemble intercontemporain - Matthias Pintscher - Bill Viola - Varèse, Rihm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie



Edgar Varèse
pour vingt musiciens avec interpolations de bande magnétique
Wolfgang Rihm
Jagden und Formen
pour ensemble
Ensemble intercontemporain
Matthias Pintscher, conducting
Bill Viola, vidéo

The idea of adding a cinematic element to his revolutionary masterpiece Déserts came from Edgard Varèse himself—a dream that American video artist Bill Viola made a reality in 1993, based on notes left by the composer.


Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

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221 avenue Jean-Jaurès, 75019 Paris

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Ryoji Ikeda / Superposition

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Portrait Manoury

Friday, December 9, 2022 at 8:00 pm
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Olga Neuwirth / Le Encantadas

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at 8:00 pm
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Présences Unsuk Chin

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This edition of Radio-France’s Festival Présences, dedicated to Korean composer Unsuk Chin, presents the French…
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