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Brice Pauset / Misato Mochizuki / Chikage Imai / Toshio Hosokawa / Gérard Pesson

Brice Pauset/Misato Mochizuki/
Chikage Imai/Toshio Hosokawa/
Gérard Pesson

Nieuw Ensemble / Yoichi Sugiyama


    • Opéra National de Paris Bastille
      October 21

    Two key elements of the 2008 Festival d'Automne come together with works by contemporary Japanese composers and a “portrait in music” of Gerard Pesson, the common ground being a multiplicity of sound expressions in a dialectical encounter with tradition, “transcending modernity”.

    Brice Pauset, Vita nova for violin and ensemble
    Misato Mochizuki, Silent Circle  for flute, koto and ensemble
    Chikage Imai, Vectorial Projection IV- Fireworks violin and ensemble
    Creation. Made-to-order for the Rohm Foundation
    Toshio Hosokawa, In Ajimano pour for koto/vocals, cello and ensemble
    Gérard Pesson, Branle du Poitou for ensemble

    Irvine Arditti, violin 
    Harrie Starreveld, flute
    Kyoko Kawamura, koto / vocals
    Makiko Goto, koto
    Jeroen den Herder, cello
    Nieuw Ensemble
    Yoichi Sugiyama, Musical direction
    Co-realized by the Opéra national de Paris and the Festival d'Automne à Paris

    Thanks to the support of the Mécenat Musical Société Générale, and the Sacem
    As well as the Ernst Von Siemens Foundation for Music
    With the support of Nomura, the Franco-Japanese Sasakawa Foundation, and the Foundation for the study of the Japanese language and culture, working under the aegis of the Foundation of France
    Within the context of the 150th anniversary of Franco-Japanese relations