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PESSON Gérard

Dispositions furtives (Col Legno)

  • Category / Instrument : Piano
  • Duration : 73'36
  • Genre : contemporary
  • Sortiment : CD
  • Publisher : Autre
  • Code : CD20285
  • Published : 30/04/2009
  • ISBN / ISMN : 9120031340447

Note

Alfonso Alberti (piano)


In Gérard Pesson's musical oeuvre, the piano holds a central position - his numerous pianistic works convey a comprehensive notion of his style. A particularly characteristic trait in Pesson's music is a certain terseness, at times turning into dryness, irony and coldness, but also with a hint of "obstinacy": Also, many of his compositions reveal a "substratum", i.e. more music "underneath" Pesson's, creating a sort of dialogue. Another omnipresent feature are stereotypes such as Spanish formulas as a simple signal (Folies d'Espagne) or exotic scales (Autres vues de Nagasaki) - a whole series of micro-dramaturgical ideas challenging the style, or even deliberately falsifying it.

Alfonso Alberti

Contents

La Lumière n'a pas de bras pour nous porter - Vexierbilder II - Vexierbilder Rom - Butterfly's note book - Pièces pour piano (3) - Petites études mélancoliques (3) - Dispositions furtives - Folies d'Espagne - Musica Ficta - Excuse my dust


PESSON Gérard

Biography

Born on January 17th, 1958, Gérard Pesson studied at the Sorbonne and then at the Paris CNSM, where he studied composition with Ivo Malec, orchestration with Marius Constant and analysis with Betsy Jolas. In 1986, he founded a contemporary music publication entitled Entretemps. From 1990 to 1992 [...]

Concerts

    • 18.08.2019
    • Le Gel, par jeu
    • Léoncel (France)
    • Abbaye
    • Audrey Sproule, Josquin Buvat, Jessica Laurès, Geoffroy Peyssonneaux, Nadia Bendjaballah, Duncan Gillis
    • 05.08.2019
    • Récréations françaises
    • Passy (France)
    • Les Musicales d'Assy
    • Samuel Bricault (fl), Arnaud Pieniezny (vl), Jossalyn Jensen (vla), Camille Renault (vlc
    • Création Nationale
    • 31.07.2019
    • Musica Ficta Vol.3
    • Cambridge (United Kingdom)
    • West Road Concert Hall
    • Ben Somers-Heslam (pno)
    • 02.07.2019
    • Musica Ficta Vol.3
    • Les Lilas (France)
    • Auditorium de l'Espace d'Anglemont
    • Martine Joste (pno)

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