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Agora 2007 - Utopia ExoticaIrcam - Centre Pompidou


Great witnesses: Mauricio Kagel

Each month, the Quai Branly Open University provides an opportunity to meet people who have lived exceptional lives. Political figures, intellectuals, or artists tell their extraordinary stories that represent a part of contemporary history.

6:30pm / Musée du quai Branly, Théâtre Claude Levi-Strauss | Wednesday, June 6

Sound Technologies

First Day at GRM, Maison de Radio France | Thursday, June 14
Second Day at IRCAM | Friday, June 15
Third Day at IRCAM | Saturday, June 16

Symposium on New Computational Paradigms for Computer Music

The musical language used by software programs is dependant on conceptual models (paradigms) invented by computer programmers and researchers in computer music. Which recent computer paradigms may possibly expand the vocabulary of music? Which musical models - especially concerning the representation of time - could be the inspiration for computer science?

9:30am-7pm / IRCAM, salle Stravinsky | Monday, June 11
© Florian Kleinefenn

Forum Workshops

IRCAM, salle Stravinsky and Studio 5

These workshops bring together users of IRCAM software (composers, scientists, sound engineers, etc.) to meet, compare their experiences, and meet the different research teams at the institute.

First day | Tuesday, June 12
Second day | Wednesday, June 13
Third day | Thursday, June 14

The Profession of "Computer Musician"

A composer, usually isolated, meets with an honored interlocutor - the computer music producer - at work in the studio. What practices (temporality, work-sharing, signing the work, integration of advanced technology, etc.) and functions will be invented this way?

First Day | Friday, June 22
Second Day | Saturday, June 23