News and upcoming events
Premiere of the Opera-Buffa « EXTRA », with Le Petit Atelier Lyrique de Voisins-le-Bretonneux, The Orchestre Symphonique de Villebon, conducted by Jean-Yves Malmasson. Centre Culturel Jacques Brel, rue Jacques Brel, 91140 Villebon-sur-Yvette (France).
Premiere of the orchestral version of TROIS POÈMES DE BAUDELAIRE Op. 25, by Emmanuelle Piget, mezzo-soprano and the 'Orchestre Philharmonique des Yvelines et de l'Ouest Francilien conducted by Jean-Yves Malmasson. Series of concerts in the Yvelines, around Versailles, France.
World premiere of the Chamber Cantata Op 30 LES FLEURS DU DÉSIR, at the University of Louisiana, by Zuly Inirio, Soprano, Kristin Eliason, piano, Lotti Dorkota, violin and Susannah Montandon, cello, in the defense of Zuly Inirio thesis.
LAST POST, FOR CLAUDE, for flugelhorn or B trumpet, will be published soon by Billaudot.
Reprise of QUATRE SOLEILS VERTS in France : on june 1st, 2012 in Viroflay, June 2, 2012 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye and June 22, 2012 in Maisons-Laffitte, with Emmanuelle Piget, mezzo-soprano, the Ensemble Vocal Mélisande (Versailles), Polycantus Choir (Viroflay) and the Orchestre Philharmonique des Yvelines et de l'Ouest Francilien, Jean-Yves Malmasson - conductor.
Premiere of QUATRE SOLEILS VERTS is planned on 19 may 2012 in Whitnash (UK) and 26 may 2012 in Villebon-sur-Yvette (Essonne, France), for the twinning between the two cities. With Emmanuelle Piget, mezzo-soprano, the choirs of Josquin des Prés Villebon and Collegium Warwick, Warwickshire Symphony Orchestra, Guy Woolfenden - conductor.
16 may 2012, 15h00, Saint-Roch Church, Paris : ceremony celebrating the memory of Claude Duneton. Guy Touvron will play the work for bugle LAST POST, FOR CLAUDE, specially composed for this occasion.
16 February 2010 : premiere of LES EXILÉS Monodrame lyrique Op. 36 for narrator and trio, at the MJC Boby Lapointe, Villebon-sur-Yvette (Essonne, France)
Pierre Aufrey, narrator
Pierre-Prançois Truys, violin
Bertrand Malmasson, cello
Pascal Mantin, piano
(Photos : Georges Cousseau ©)
The musical story TONTON CLAUDIO will be performed again for the pupils of secondary schools of the cities of Les Essarts-le-Roi and Auffargis (Yvelines, France).
Transcription of the FANTAISIE SUR LES BRIGANDS D'OFFENBACH for string quartet.
UN SONGE D'OUTRE MONDE, Op. 45, for American Indian flute in F and 3 toms (or 3 congas).
Orchestration of the AVE MARIA, lied Op. 52 n°6 by FRANZ SCHUBERT.
Arrangement and orchestration of the CONCERTO IN C MINOR FOR CELLO AND STRING ORCHESTRA BY JOHANN-CHRISTIAN BACH, commissionned by Martin Barral and the Orchestre Symphonique du Campus d'Orsay (France).
Composition of POINTS DE SUSPENSION, nocturne for clarinet in B flat and cello.
Composed for MUSIK-FABRIK in order to take part in celebration of Claude Lévi-Strauss' 100th birthday.
Arrangement and orchestration of LAUTERBACH WALTZ (Alsatian traditional) for the Orchestre Symphonique de Villebon.
Arrangement and orchestration of NUIT ET BROUILLARD, song by Jean Ferrat, for solo voice and wind orchestra.
Premiere of TROIS MINIATURES BURLESQUES for violin and piano, at the Hungarian Institute, Paris.
Transcription of the FANTAISIE SUR LES BRIGANDS D'OFFENBACH for saxophone quartet or band.
New work: FRONTISPICE, symphonic prelude for the creation of the Orchestre Symphonique de Villebon (Essonne, France). Premiere planned on April 8th, 2008 in Gometz (Essonne, France), performed by this Orchestra conducted by the composer.
New work: MOUVEMENT SYMPHONIQUE, for orchestra.
New work: FANTAISIE SUR LES BRIGANDS D'OFFENBACH for clarinet quartet or band.
New transcription of TROIS MINIATURES BURLESQUES for violin and piano, score available at MUSIK-FABRIK.
The musical story TONTON CLAUDIO will be performed again for the pupils of nursery schools and secondary schools of the city of Rambouillet (Yvelines, France).
All the scores published at MUSIK-FABRIK are now available on the american website SHEETMUSICPLUS.COM.
A new opus in the catalogue: #39, CROQUIS ASYMETRIQUES, nine duets for violin, composed for Helene Siguier and Pierre-François Truys.
USA premiere of the TRIO #1 opus 29, 5 APHORISMS IN MEMORIAM D. D. SHOSTAKOVICH, by the Contemporary Music Ensemble of the composer and organist Carson Cooman.
March - may 2006
The musical story TONTON CLAUDIO will be performed in march, april and may 2006 in the schools of the city of Rambouillet (Yvelines, France), by an ensemble made up of teachers from the music school of this town, conducted by Bertrand Malmasson.
A new work in the catalogue : TONTON CLAUDIO opus 38, musical story for narrator and small orchestra, for introducing the instruments to children. Text by Bertrand Malmasson.
The score of TROIS FIGURINES opus 37, Recitative, choral and fugue for solo organ is available at MUSIK-FABRIK publishing.
A new work in the catalogue : TROIS FIGURINES opus 37, Recitative, choral and fugue for solo organ. Transcription from three pieces of FIGURINES opus 18 for brass quintet.
Two new scores are available at MUSIK-FABRIK publishing:
SYMPHONY # 2, for string orchestra, opus 27
SINFONIETTA, for piano, percussion and string orchestra, Tribute to martyrs and resistants of Vercors, opus 31
Five new scores are available at MUSIK-FABRIK publishing:
ALBUM POUR ODILE, 3 easy pieces transcripted for Alto saxophone and piano, opus 34cDUOS POUR ODILE, 2 easy pieces for 2 clarinets and piano, opus 34b
DUOS POUR ODILE, 2 easy pieces transcripted for 2 Alto saxophones and piano, opus 34d
UN FEU ARDENT DANS UN SILENCE NOIR ET FROID (A SCORCHING FIRE IN A COLD AND BLACK SILENCE) for solo piano, opus 2
FIGURINES for brass quintet, opus 18
19 June 2005
Premiere of AMUSE-GUEULE, in the city of Clichy (France), by the Clichy Wind Band conducted by Paul Wehage.
9 May 2005
LE CHANT DE DAHUT (Dahut's Song) was performed by Manuel Hernández, solo Martenot waves, and the Orchestre Symphonique du Campus d'Orsay, on 9th May 2005 in the Eglise Notre-Dame, Versailles.
In the second part of the concert was performed Beethoven's 9th Symphony.
April - June 2005
METAPASTICHES, divertissement for orchestra opus 13, will be programmed in april-june 2005 by the Orchestre Symphonique des Yvelines, conducted by Jean-Yves Malmasson, with works by Schubert, Sibelius et Prokofiev.
First concert on 17th April 2005, Jacques Brel Hall, Mantes-la-Ville (Yvelines, France).
27 March 2005
New: read Jean-Yves Malmasson's "blog"! (in French)
16 March 2005
Outstanding interpretation of the TRIO #1 opus 29, 5 APHORISMS IN MEMORIAM D. D. SHOSTAKOVICH, by Geneviève Laurenceau (violin), Sébastien Van Kuijk (cello) and Bertrand Chamayou (piano) on 16 march 2005 in the Auditorium of CNR de Paris, in the series of concerts of Cantus Formus whose director is Nicolas Bacri.
With works by Pierre-Octave Ferroud, Nicolas Bacri et Olivier Greif.
6 March 2005
A new work in the catalogue: LES EXILÉS, TRIO # 2 opus 36 for violin, cello and piano.
It is a music intended to accompany the scenic reading of the eponym short story by Laurent BOUEXIERE. The spectacle will be created during the next season by the actor François Beaulieu, honorary member of the Comédie Française, and the Trio Daphnis. This work can also be played independently of the text, in concert version.
DE SOLEIL ET DE VENT... (IN SUN AND WIND...), opus 35 for solo Martenot waves, will be performed during the season 2004-2005 by its dedicatee, the ondist Manuel Hernández. This work will be integrated into the spectacle that Manuel Hernández conceived for solo Martenot waves, mixing music, poetry and literature.
Five new scores are available at MUSIK-FABRIK publishing:
TROIS MELODIES SUR DES POEMES DE CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, opus 6, for voice and piano
TROIS MELODIES SUR DES POEMES DE CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, opus 6b, for voice, cello and piano
LE CHANT DE DAHUT, symphonic poem opus 7 for Martenot waves and orchestra
TRIO #1 opus 29, 5 APHORISMS IN MEMORIAM D. D. SHOSTAKOVICH
ALBUM POUR ODILE, 3 easy pieces for clarinet and piano opus 34a
30th November 2004
The TROIS MELODIES SUR DES POEMES DE CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, opus 6b, for voice, cello and piano, were performed by Cécile Côte (soprano), Béatrice Noël (cello) and Stefana Fodoreanu (piano), on tuesday 30 november 2004, in the Auditorium Francis Poulenc, Paris XVIe.
With works by Schubert, Massenet, Granados, Strauss, Shostakovich and Britten.
The score (conductor and parts) of AMUSE-GUEULE, opus 16, divertissement for concert band, is published at MUSIK-FABRIK.