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28/11/2008 - 20:30
13/04/2011 - 16/04/2011
16/04/2011 - 20:30
Sebastien Roux

Coming from the experimental electronic music scene, Sébastien Roux has played in Europe, Australia and United States. He has been invited by several festivals like Musique Action (Nancy) Nuit d’hiver (Marseille), Netmage (Bologna), Whynote (Dijon), Présence Electronique (Paris), J’en Rêve (Fondation Cartier Paris), Musica (Strasbourg), Net Days (Bruxelles), Santarcangelo (Italy).In 2006, he did a residency in the studios of La Muse en Circuit to work on his piece Oblique, for cello and electronics (premiere: “Extension du domaine de la note” festival /Paris) He also spent a 15 days residency at the school of fine arts of Nice (Villa Arson) with Eddie Ladoire to work on a radio piece project.He worked with French sound artist Vincent Epplay, on Klavier integral, a piece commissioned by GRM.He got commissioned a soundtrack for French archives of the 20th century architecture by the Museum of contemporary art of Vitry.In 2005, he worked on an improvised music project with drummer Leonzio Cherubini and viola player Garth Knox.Since 2003, he has been working as musical assistant at IRCAM, where he mainly collaborates with composer Georges Aperghis (Avis de Tempête).He has been awarded for the sixth international radio art contest, organized by la Muse en Circuit.His work is released by the labels apestaartje, 12k, Carpark and Room 40, and by n-rec and optical sound for the heller project.« Sébastien Roux is one of the most interesting musician of the French electronic scene : his contemporary music culture, and his pop music culture allow him to compose a very evocative music, mixing electronics and organic with smartness and feelings – like Fennesz or Mitchell Akiyama.. Sébastien Roux is an inquiring musician, ready for every kind of collaborations : opera with Aperghis, minimal electronics with Heller, Pop and Musique Concrète with Greg Davis (Paquet surprise, released on Carpark).David Sanson -
Sébastien Roux, Deborah Walker, Yannick Guédon, Cyprien Busolini - Les Disparitions - 5/6/21
Selu Herraiz - Care (excerpt) - 28/7/2021
Nichola Scrutton - Improvisations/Sounding the Space 1

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