Jean-Michel Jarre, composer (3/5): “The GRM revolution is our revolution”.
Jean-Michel Jarre hears about the Groupe de Recherche Musicale (GRM) by word of mouth . Led by Pierre Schaeffer, the GRM appears as a pocket of freedom and poetry that resonates with the desires of our guest. Jean-Michel Jarre meets many musicians there, and evokes with relish the works of Schaeffer, Pierre Henry, François Bayle, Beatrice Ferrara...
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Jean-Michel Jarre, composer (4/5): "I want to convey an emotion with sound and light"
The links between music and light have always been at the heart of Jean-Michel Jarre's work. A shock experienced for the first time with Xenakis' Polytopes. To highlight a place during a unique performance, Jarre uses both stylized projections ("mapping") and an instrument he popularizes: the laser harp.
"I want to compose the soundtrack of the film that people make in their heads"
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Jean-Michel Jarre, composer (5/5): "We only recreate our own obsessions"
For the last part of our Grands Entretiens with Jean-Michel Jarre, we begin with a detour to the concert given by the musician in Houston in 1986, undoubtedly one of his most intense and striking. Then we will go behind the scenes of the mythical album Oxygene, of his very last disc Oxymore, and will also evoke significant collaborations of the Electronica project, in particular an encounter with "the melancholic animal" Moby.
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Théâtre Marigny, Paris - 2007
Symphony Hall, Birmingham - 2008
RAH, London - 2008
Wembley Arena, London - 2009
NIA, Birmingham - 2009
POP Bercy, Paris - 2010
NIA, Birmingham - 2010
O2 Arena, London - 2010
Zénith Aréna, Lille - 2010
Port Hercule, Monaco - 2011
TUI Arena, Hannover - 2011
Festival International de Carthage - 2013
Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham - 2016