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Festival Images Sonores : Discovery weekend (2)

  • Date(s) and time(s): 12.05.2019  -  14:00
  • Place: Liège, Jardin Botanique
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DISCOVERY WEEKEND AT THE JARDIN BOTANIQUE (LIÈGE)

On Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May, the festival invites the festivalgoers to the Jardin Botanique of Liège for two days of musical miniatures. 

On Sunday, the young Liège-based composer Stefan Hejdrowski presents his new composition Allongée sur le vide, for voice, alto flute and cello. The work will be premiered by Ensemble 88. 

Composer and cellist Jean-Paul Dessy performs an improvisation in his sound installation Le Chant des Chauves-Souris

Both concerts are being played simultaneously. You can start with Allongée sur le vide at 2pm and continue at 3pm with Le Chant des Chauves-Souris, or vice-versa. 

The weekend will be rounded off at the Parc du Jardin Botanique with the dance performance À-Plat, a choreography by Myriam Gourfink set to music by Kasper T. Toeplitz.

Welcome place : Le Péristyle

2pm & 3pm (6€)

Ensemble 88
Centre Henri Pousseur, electronics

Stefan Hejdrowski, Allongée sur le vide for voice, alto flute and cello * (2019) (world première)

* The presentation of this piece is part of the project Expanded New Music, initiated by Centre Henri Pousseur, Ensemble 88 and Klanghaus and co-financed as part of the EMR People to People Interreg V-A project by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

2pm & 3pm (6€)

Jean-Paul Dessy, composition & cello
Centre Henri Pousseur, electronics

Jean-Paul Dessy, Le Chant des Chauves-Souris, performance & sound installation (2019) (world première)

4.30pm (Parc du Jardin Botanique, free)

Myriam Gourfink, choregraphy
Kasper T. Toeplitz, composition and bass
Didier Casamitjana, percussion
Carole Garriga, Deborah Lary, Véronique Weil, dance
Centre Henri Pousseur, electronics

À-Plat, spectacle for 3 dancers, e-bass and percussion

© Vincent Hinson

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