Matrix-Academy 2015

SWR-Experimentalstudio, Freiburg, Germany

On March 7, 9 et 10, 2015, a unique event will take place at the Faculty of Music of the Université de Montréal, devoted to music with an electronic component. Matrix on Tour is presented by the EXPERIMENTALSTUDIO of the South-West German Radio (SWR)-Freiburg, the legendary studio where Karlheinz Stockhausen, Luigi Nono and Pierre Boulez produced works with electronics. After a workshop-concert presented by the EXPERIMENTALSTUDIO with the Meitar Ensemble (Israel) as part of the Montreal New Music (MNM) festival, Matrix on Tour will continue with a two-day workshop featuring master classes (notably with the composers Detlef Heusinger and Dániel Péter Biró, private lessons in composition, lectures and a concert of music with live electronics with the world-class performers  and the performers Julie-Anne Derome, violin (Quebec), Severine Ballon, cello (France) and Max Murray, tuba (Canada/Germany). Graduate students in music from any university as well as professional musicians are invited to participate.

March 7-10, 2015
Montréal, Canada

Autumn 2015
Freiburg, Germany

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