Nuit blanche at Philharmonie de Paris on October, 2nd : percussion and Xenakis with free access !

As part of the Sleepless Night of Paris, the Philharmonie will offer a big concert from 9pm to 5am dedicated to percussions. The entrance will be free! The concert hall Pierre Boulez will welcome percussionists from all over the world. Philharmonie’s presentation: “From contemporary music to Balinese gamelan, Basque rhythmic polyphonies, experimental exchanges, and Japanese […]

Beethoven and Xenakis celebrated at TOBS in Biel in October

Among others, “The Creatures of Prometheus” by Ludwig Van Beethoven and “Rebonds B” by Iannis Xenakis will be performed. Conducted by Elena Schwarz.Piano duet : Antoine, Françoise, Gilles & GrimaîtreBass clarinet: Azra RamićPercussion: Jaro BaranTrombone : Gabriele Marchetti More information on TOBS’ website.

2022 : Exhibition “Révolutions Xenakis” at Philharmonie in Paris

The exhibition, which is intended for a wide audience and not only for specialists in contemporary music, aims to put Xenakis’ production into perspective, in his personal history as well as in his visual, literary and musical culture. It also wishes to place the composer in his time and to give an account of the […]

Concerts at La Maison de la Radio, Paris

In 2022, the Maison de la Radio will host concerts featuring the music of Iannis Xenakis.

Concerts at Cité de la Musique in Paris

In 2021 and 2022, the Cité de la Musique of the Philharmonie de Paris will host concerts featuring the music of Iannis Xenakis.

Centenaire

December 2021 11-12: Philharmonie de Paris; week-end dedicated to the Greek revolution (1821): Tetras and works by Greek composers. February 2022 8 : Opening of the great exhibition at the Philharmonie de Paris “Révolutions Xenakis”. The exhibition, which is intended for a wide audience and not only for specialists in contemporary music, aims to put […]

Filmographie

Fer chaud, 1958 Réalisation: Jacques BrissotMusique: Orient-Occident Les grandes répétitions – Hommage à Edgar Varèse , 1965 Réalisation: Luc Ferrari – Gérard PatriceDescription : Messiaen, Maderna, Duchamp, Xenakis (22′) et d’autres personnalités rendent hommage à Edgar Varèse dans ce documentaire réussi. Musique de notre temps, 1966 Réalisation: Roger BenamouDescription: Exécution de Metastasis par l’orchestre de […]

New official website

The new Iannis Xenakis official website is online !

Discographie

Discography created by Benoît Gibson. Iannis Xenakis – Anaktoria – Oophaa – Charisma – Mists – Mikka et Mikka “S” – Morsima-AmorsimaOctuor de Paris – Elisabeth Chojnacka, clavecin – Sylvio Gualda, percussions – Alain Damien, clarinette – Pierre Strauch, violoncelle – Claude Helffer, piano – Maryvonne Le Dizès, violon – Jacqueline Méfano, pianoAccord, 1996Anaktoria – […]

Archives

Sélection de documents provenant des archives Iannis Xenakis. Pour plus d’informations sur les archives, voir cette page.