Varèse in Paris

An extensive, commemorative concert series on Edgard Varèse will take place on 3rd and 4th October in Paris at the Festival d’Automne under the title Edgard Varèse 360°.
When Oct 03, 2009 04:35 PM to
Oct 04, 2009 04:35 PM
Where Paris
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Edgard VarèseAn extensive, commemorative concert series on Edgard Varèse will take place on 3rd and 4th October in Paris at the Festival d’Automne under the title Edgard Varèse 360°, and made possible thanks to a collaboration between the Holland Festival, the Festival d’Automne, the Southbank Centre in London and the Asko Ensemble. The programme includes the composer’s most important works (Nocturnal, Arcana, Ionisation,Ecuatorial, Density 21.5, Dance for Burgess, Déserts) along with the French premiere of Chou Wen-Chung’s revision of Étude pour Espace for choir ensemble and electronics,  which will be performed by the Asko/Schoenberg Ensemble and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France under the direction of Peter Eötvös.

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