/ Centre National de Création Musicale de Lyon, France
Project: American tours in May and October, 2009, including
a series of concerts and masterclasses at US universities
with the French composers Philippe Manoury, Gérard
Grisey, Sébastien Béranger and the violinist
San Francisco Contemporary Music Players, San Francisco,
Project: In 2008 a concert of French music (including composers
François Paris and Philippe Hurel) and a first trip
to France in November 2009 for a residency with the American
composer Ed Campion. In addition, concerts at the CIRM in
Nice and at the MANCA festival (including commission to the
French composer Philippe Leroux).
Conservatoire National Superieur de Musique et de
Danse de Paris, Paris, France.
Project: October 2008 exchange between professors and students
from Columbia University in New York and the Institut Fur
Neue Musik in Berlin
Eight Blackbirds Performing Arts, Evantson, IL, USA
Project: Commission to the French composer Bruno Mantovani
and an American presentation during the 2010 - 2011 season
International Festival of Contemporary Performance
at the Mannes College, New York, NY, USA
Project: Concerts and residency of French composer Georges
Aperghis in June 2008.
Louisiana State University, LA, USA
Project: October - November 2008, a program on French contemporary
bassoon music with a residency for Pascal Gallois (works by
French composers including Philippe Hersant, Philippe Schoeller
and Pierre Boulez).
Ojai Music Festival, Ojai, CA, USA
Project: June 2008 program featuring composers François
Narboni, Philippe Manoury and Edgar Varèse.
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, New York,
Project: September 2008 to February 2009 production of a French
music festival with works by contemporary composers including
Yann Maresz, Thierry Escaich, Pierre Boulez, Bruno Mantovani,
Thierry Lancino and Philippe Hersant.
University Of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Project: October 2008 organisation of an ambitious festival
dedicated to Olivier Messiaen in celebration of his100 birthday,
including concerts and an academic conference with guest of
honor French conductor and pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard.
Miller Theatre, Columbia University, New York, NY,
Project: Commission to French composer Marc-André Dalbavie
and world premiere in New York in December 2008.
Monday Evening Concerts, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Project: February 2009 presentation of the work ''Les Espaces
Acoustiques'' by French composer Gérard Grisey.
Les Siècles orchestra, Nanterre, France
Project: October 2008 and July 2009, residency of American
musician Carl Craig for the creation of the ''Versus'' project.
Argento Ensemble, New York, NY, USA
Project: December 2008, commemorative concert and conference
dedicated to Olivier Messiaen with works of the French composer
Alain Gaussin, Tristan Murail, and Gérard Grisey.
Electronic Music Foundation, New York, NY, USA
Project: November 2008, celebration of the 50th anniversary
of the Groupe de Recherche Musicale / GRM and “musique
concrete”. Concerts and conferences with the French
composers Marc Battier, Daniel Teruggi and François
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York,
Project: May 2009, two concerts at Lincoln Center by the Ensemble
Intercontemporain conducted by its new music director Susanna
Monmouth Civic Chorus, Red Bank, NJ, USA
Project : May 2009 American premiere of the work ''Sphaera''
by the French composer Guillaume Connesson.