Prix : 24,10 €
31/03/2009 - Brest - Ensemble Sillages, Georges-Elie Octors (conductor)
The relationship to painting is an essential element of my music: Pluie-Vapeur-Vitesse (Rain-Steam-Speed) is the title of a painting by William Turner that was the subject of an article I wrote for the Télérama magazine supplement about the Turner-Whistler exhibit at the Orsay Museum.
I wanted to expand on this propos by composing a piece for ensemble.
Here is an extract: "An offshoot to this railroad can be connected with the idea of "trajectory" in an instrumental work, inseparable from the instrumental gesture. Both one and the other contribute to accentuating the sensation of movement, as designated by the term "speed".
Edith Canat de Chizy
After pursuing graduate studies in Art and Archaeology and Philosophy at the Sorbonne, Edith Canat de Chizy successively obtained six premiers prix at the Paris Conservatoire including one in composition. She became initiated into electro-acoustic music with Guy Reibel at the Conservatoire [...]