[ 5. November 2014 ]

BERLIN – 7-10.11: Michel Chion, Lionel Marchetti, Jerome Noetinger

Subject: 7-10.11: Michel Chion, Lionel Marchetti, Jerome
Date: Wed, 5 Nov 2014
From: Pysiewicz | TU Berlin

Friday 07.11.
Doors: 19h30 Concert 20h00

Villa Elisabeth
Invalidenstr. 3
10115 Berlin

Michel Chion, Lionel Marchetti and Jérôme Noetinger will present their
new musique concrète composition Filarium. Originally commissioned by
Musique Action 2014, this piece will be played through a surround system
consisting of 16 loudspeakers while the audience is seated in complete
darkness. A unique opportunity for an immersive aural experience.

1st Part
Titre (M.C., L.M., J.N.) 3’10“
L’épaisseur de la nuit (J.N.) 20’37“
Les vers luisants (M.C.) 12’33“
Nostalgie du cyclope (L.M.) 28’00“

2nd Part
Archaeopteryx 1 (M.C., L.M., J.N.) 16’28“
Archaeopteryx 2 (M.C., L.M., J.N.) 08’40″
Archaeopteryx 3 (M.C., L.M., J.N.) Live improvisation

Kindly supported by Initiative Neue Musik Berlin. In partnership with
Deutschlandradio Kultur and Elektronisches Studio, TU Berlin.

Tickets 12€, reduced tickets for students: 8€
Tickets reservation: 030/44043644


Monday. 10.11 – 19h30
Hörsaal H104, Straße der 17. Juni 135
10623 Berlin

In addition to the German Premiere of their musique concrète composition
Filarium on Nov. 7th at Villa Elisabeth, Michel Chion, Lionel Marchetti
and Jérôme Noetinger will also be performing a selection of their works
through the largest wave field synthesis / WFS

system: Installed around the entire hall, over 2000 speakers, controlled
by a computer cluster with 832 audio channels, allowing creation of
sound sources anywhere in the space and providing a near-complete degree
of immersion for the listener.

Michel Chion
Composer of musique concrète, Chion has created to date forty works for
fixed sounds on audio support – some large, including a Requiem, several
„melodrama“, suites , symphonies, etc… In 1970, he invented his
owntechniques („impeded scroll“, „pencil“) to use creatively the tape
recorder, which – combined or not with the computer – remains its
preferred tool. Michel Chion is also a filmmaker, an associate professor
at the Université de Paris, and a prolific writer on film, sound, and

Lionel Marchetti
Lionel Marchetti is a French composer of concrete music, an improviser
(electronics, various analogic systems with modified speakers, REVOX
reel-to-reel recorder…) as well as a visual-sound artist, a writer and a

Jérôme Noetinger
Jérôme Noetinger is an improviser and composer of electroacoustic music
based in France. Projects include his duo with Lionel Marchetti, eRikm
and Quintet Avant. He is a member of the famed MIMEO ensemble, as well
as a member of Cellule d’Intervention Metamkine. Noetinger also runs the
Metamkine label, distribution and mail-order service and is a key
participant at the influential audio arts magazine Revue et Corrigée.