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Chance Meeting
Friday October 13th, 2023 with Heavy Ben
Sarah Davachi, Bernard Parmegiani

Chance meeting on a violin of drones and bleeps (to embiggen the show icon, right-click and choose "Open image in new tab")
"Stile Vuoto" ("Blank Style" in Italian) is a piece composed for pipe organ and string trio by Canadian Sarah Davachi.

"Stile Vuoto" was commissioned by Organ Reframed, recorded 3 May 2021 at Chapelle du Séminaire (Québec, QC) as part of 'Printemps de la Musique', and performed by E27 Musiques Nouvelles (Christine Lavallière, violin; Pascale Rivard, viola; Marie-Loup Cottinet, cello) and Concours d'Orgue du Québec (Jocelyn Lafond, organ).
Stile Vuoto
Sarah Davachi - In Concert & In Residence - Late Music - 2022 Canadian
"Stries" is a work in three parts based on the tapes of Parmegiani’s “Violostries” for violin & tape from 1963. The tape part is derived completely from recordings of the violin which Parmegiani masterfully alters to create an at times extremely dense, at other times pointillist piece of music. Until recently, “Stries” had not been played live for some 30 years. “Stries” was written for the three synthesizer players of the Paris- based electroacoustic trio TM+, founded at the INA/GRM.

Fortunately, Yann Geslin, of the INA/GRM, archived the original score by Parmegiani, as well as the parts for the instrumentalists. Also in GRM’s archives was the original analog reel-to-reel tape for the piece, as well as the analog 8-track recordings from the recording session. Armed with this material, the electronic music trio of Colette Broeckaert, Martin Lorenz and Sebastian Berweck, together with Yann Geslin, recreated the piece with the aim of bringing it back to the stage as well as producing generic scores that could help get the piece into the repertoire of many instrumentalists. Their work is realized on this release.
Stries (1980) For 3 Synthesizers And Tape: 1 Strilento, 2 Strio, 3 Stries
Bernard Parmegiani (composed by, tape) | Broeckaert//Berweck//Lorenz (performed by) - Stries - Mode - 2021
Interactive CKCU
I'm all in so far, great drones.

3:10 PM, October 13th, 2023
hi Heavy Ben, cool sounds!

3:23 PM, October 13th, 2023
Heavy Ben
Thanks Jeff. Turn it up, bring the drone!

3:37 PM, October 13th, 2023

3:37 PM, October 13th, 2023
Heavy Ben
Hey Candace. Have fun on Candyshop today

3:37 PM, October 13th, 2023
And hello everyone!

3:37 PM, October 13th, 2023
Heavy Ben
Haha Beeennnnoooooooît

3:38 PM, October 13th, 2023
Hello Ben.

3:51 PM, October 13th, 2023
Heavy Ben

3:59 PM, October 13th, 2023
Heavy Ben
I hope you enjoyed the sounds and the rest of Friday the 13th

3:59 PM, October 13th, 2023
I strikes me that "stries" -- pronounced "stree" -- may simply be the French word for "line" -- when the line is rough. As in contrails in the sky. An easy simile, given the stretchy drones of varying textures and "thicknesses".

4:00 PM, October 13th, 2023
Heavy Ben
Thanks B. Stries is abbreviated from an earlier Parmegiani piece Velostries. That could work with your line idea too.

4:10 PM, October 13th, 2023