The foundation will organize a major concert revisiting the multidisciplinary creations of Iannis Xenakis in honor of the centenary of the artist’s birth. Directed by Christos Carras, Orestis Karamanlis & Dimitris Maronidis, this concert will feature new compositions and performances by experimental and electronic music artists to pay a tribute to Iannis Xenakis. May 25, […]
On the occasion of the centenary of the birth of Iannis Xenakis, a large symposium of five days will be organized in the country where the Franco-Greek composer and architect grew up. Organized by the Kapodistria University of Athens, the University of Paris 8 and our association Les Amis de Xenakis, this great event will […]
The INA Grm will give several concerts at Le Centquatre on the weekend of May 7 and 8, 2022. The INA’s Groupe de Recherches Musicales (INA grm) is a unique sound experimentation laboratory. For more than 60 years, it has been developing creation and research activities in the field of sound and electroacoustic music. La […]
In 2022, the Maison de la Radio will host concerts featuring the music of Iannis Xenakis.
Text by the National Orchestra of Lyon: “Bach is placed as the supreme reference in this concert that blurs the cards: the violin becomes a keyboard, the keyboard becomes an orchestra, the audience invades the orchestra, and the boundaries are abolished between music, mathematics and architecture, for unprecedented sensory experiences.” In addition to compositions by […]
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 […]
In 2021 and 2022, the Cité de la Musique of the Philharmonie de Paris will host concerts featuring the music of Iannis Xenakis.
The Bavarian Radio Chorus and Symphony Orchestra will hold five musical events and twelve concerts in 2021 and 2022 as part of musica viva. On December 3, the evening will be led by conductor Franck Ollu.Will be played: Iannis Xenakis, Francesca Verunelli and Minas Borboudakis.Location: Residenz, Herkulessaal, Munich. You can book your seats and get […]
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.
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 […]