François Meïmoun - "Le Rite de la nuit noire"
The Ensemble intercontemporain, conducted by Léo Warynski, will premiere Le Rite de la Nuit noire by François Meïmoun at La Philharmonie de Paris, a world premiere inspired by Antonin Artaud (a "classic" in the composer’s repertoire) and his trip to Mexico - a unique opportunity to meet the knowledgeable François Meïmoun and to question him about his work and more: the interview can be viewed here :
François Meïmoun - Le Rite de la nuit noire (Voyage d’Artaud au Mexique) - Concert broadcast on Philharmonie Live and Mezzo
World premiere: 21 January 2021
Philharmonie de Paris - Cité de la Musique (Biennale Pierre Boulez)
Mexican premiere: June 4 & 5, 2022
Nezahualcoyotl Hall Mexico City (Mexico)
Orquesta Filarmónica de la UNAM
Sylvain Gasançon, conductor
Read the composer's interview published on the online magazine of the Ensemble intercontemporain.
See the premiere in digital broadcast on Philharmonie Live plateform:
See the score :