Born in 1990, Camille Pépin starts her musical studies at the Conservatoire à Rayonnement Régional d’Amiens. She then studies at the Pôle Supérieur de Paris for arrangement lessons with Thibault Perrine. Camille entered the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris where she gets several first prizes such as: Harmony, Counterpoint, Analysis, Prix Monique Rollin as Musicologist under Fondation de France; during these studies her works on research studies on contemporary works were awarded. Pupil of Thierry Escaich & Guillaume Connesson, Camille also studied composition with Fabien Waksman.
In 2015, she wins the Prix du Jury et le Coup de Cœur du public at the Concours de Composition Île de Créations with her work Vajrayana, performed by the Orchestre national d’Ile-de-France conducted by Julien Leroy. The work will be also conducted by Nicholas Collon at the Philharmonie de Paris. The Maison des Pratiques Artistiques Amateurs de Paris commissioned her the work entitled Pulsar for the symphonic orchestra Ut Cinquième conducted by David Molard. The same year, Musique Nouvelle en Liberté commissioned her a piece for the Chœur et Orchestre de la Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris conducted by Gabriel Bourgoin.
Her arrangements are performed at the Théâtre du Châtelet, Salle Gaveau in Paris, and also at the Festival de Musique de Chambre de Giverny by different musicians (Macha Belooussova, James Campbell, Sabine Meyer, Ensemble Carpe Diem, Orchestre du Conservatoire de Paris, Orchestre de Cuivres d’Amiens…).
1. Ratna – 2. Vajra – 3. Padma – 4. Karma – 5. Vairocana (2” each mouvt)
22.214.171.124 — 126.96.36.199 — timb - 2 perc - hp — 188.8.131.52.4
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