Vincent Laubeuf is part of our second
Elektramusic CD, with his piece Trajectoires/Répétitions.
duration : 7'59
Elektramusic Electroacoustic Music
Volume 02 CD - track 05
An obsessional music, aimless repetitions, a
distant landscape (a summer storm ?)…
This is a music of "counterpoint " where
each element is at the same time independant and
bound to the others (completing them).
Its direction never directly open up, it’s
an apparently aimless wandering, but a trip between
the abstract and the anecdotal.
This piece is a new attempt to create a music
of progression, which is not afraid to take the
wrong road, accepting the unexpected (the incoherent),
but which never lose sight (or hearing) of its
Vincent Laubeuf is a french composer,
born in 1965.
His musical studies leaded him to enter the class
of instrumental and electroacoustic composition of
Denis Dufour and Jean-Marc Duchenne.
Today he devote himself to instrumental or electroacoustic
composition, but also to sonic works, like installations.
As electroacoustic music performer, he is part of
the staff of Motus (concert productions and musical
label), and Futura (International Acousmatic art Festival,
Crest, France). He’s beginning a work around
improvisation, with the company "L’Echo
mis sur… ".
His works are often performed in concerts and festivals
in France (38èmes Rugissants in Grenoble, Aujourd'hui
Musiques in Perpignan, Futura in Crest, Musée
d'Art Moderne et Contemporain in Strasbourg, la Péniche
Opéra in Paris...) and abroad (Brussel, Beijing,
Tokyo, New York...) and broadcast on many radios (France
Musique, France Culture...)
Vincent Laubeuf received commissions from various
organisations (GRM, Motus, Résonance Contemporaine,…).
Among his next projects, the creation of a music entitled
Que faut-il faire pour faire de l'eau should be mentionned.
It’s a work for 15 instruments et electronics,
a commission of the Ensemble Orchestral Contemporain,
which will be realised at the GRAME (Centre National
de Création Musicale).