PIERROT SOLAIRE: TRIBUTE TO PIERRE HENRY, November 8th, 2017

PIERROT SOLAIRE: TRIBUTE TO PIERRE HENRY, November 8th, 2017

Tribute to Pierre Henry

Wednesday, 8th November, 2017

One-day conference and concerts organised by the Arts and Music Department

Amphi audio, 9:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

9:30 a.m.: Welcome to participants

10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.: David Jisse:  “Pierre Henry and His Audience”

11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.: Nicolas Vérin: “Variations Analyst for a Door and a Sigh (1963)”

11:30 a.m.-12:00 a.m.: Nicolas Vérin: “Time and Repetition in Pierre Henry’s Work”

12:00 a.m.: Break

14:00 p.m.-14:30 p.m.: Nicolas Vérin: « My Interactions with Pierre Henry » (interview with Michel Bertier)

14:30 p.m.: Excerpts from “Futuristie”, on mini-acousmonium

14:45-15:45 p.m.: Matthieu Guillien: « Is Pierre Henry Electro’s grandfather ? » (followed by discussion with the audience)

15:45 p.m.: Break

4:00 p.m.: Excerpt from  “The Apocalypse of Jean”

4:15 p.m.-5:00 p.m.: Majdi Bousina: “Pierre Henry, The Mystic”

5:00 p.m.: Conclusion, acousmatic improvisation by Michel Bertier