An evening with French electronics composer Jean-Baptiste Barrière, and Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho, two of the world’s most prominent contemporary composers. Both will present a selection of their own work, for live musicians, interactive electronic music, and video. The performances will be followed by an intimate discussion with the composers.
- NoaNoa (1992) by Kaija Saariaho
- Lonh (1996) by Kaija Saariaho
- Crossing the Blind Forest (2011) by Jean-Baptiste Barrière
- Violance (2003) by Jean-Baptiste Barrière
Kaija Saariaho’s appearance is made possible by the Canada Council’s Visiting Foreign Artists Program.