Bernado Birgé Edsjö, new album online

DÉFIS DE PRONONCIATION, 71st album exclusively online, 10 pieces free to listen and download... With Sophie Bernado (vocals, bassoon), Linda Edsjö (vocals, vibraphone, drums), Jean-Jacques Birgé (keyboard, Tenori-on, etc.). Recorded at Le Triton on May 12 2017, mixed on the 18th by JJB. The themes of the two last pieces were suggested by people in the audience. Five videos from the show on YouTube, filmed by Françoise Romand and edited by JJB.

3 reactions about CD by EL STRØM

Robert Wyatt : "Terrific CD"
Jean Rochard in natomusic
Louis-Julien Nicolaou in Les Inrocks

May 12 2017 - concert

Défauts de prononciation with Sophie BERNADO (bassoon, vocals), Linda EDSJÖ (vibraphone, percussion, vocals), Jean-Jacques BIRGÉ (keyboards, machines, etc.), Le Triton, 11bis rue du coq français, 93260 Les Lilas www.letriton.com

Le CD d'El Strøm est enfin là

Birgitte Lyregaard - vocals
Sacha Gattino - sampler, percussion, zither, harmonicas, jaw-harps
Jean-Jacques Birgé - Theremin, Tenori-on, Mascarade Machine, keyboards, reeds, harmonicas, jaw harps
Sound Castles / Contretemps / Frygt / Mécaniques cantiques / Radio Sandwich / Dark Waters / This Paris / Lover Man / Long Time No Sea
Long Time No Sea is the first new CD by Jean-Jacques Birgé since 1998 (Un Drame Musical Instantané's Machiavel). For the last 10 years GRRR has published 70 unissued albums on drame.org, but all exclusively online, virtual objects free to listen or download!
To present these 77 minutes, Étienne Mineur has designed a fantastic cover and libretto playing with videoprojectors and reflective materials. He has integrated drawings by Grandville from 1844 and even another one from 1774, all belonging to Sacha Gattino's own collection. By the way it's also Sacha's first CD.
Website of EL STRØM

Birgé - March 16 - London

→ Jean-Jacques BIRGÉ, solo concert Thursday night London 7 p.m.
(Free Entry but you must register for a ticket)
French Touch - An exhibition of French electronic music
Red Gallery/Kamio Bar, 1-3 Rivington St, London EC2A 3DT
from March 16 to April 9 2017.
The night begins with an extremely rare UK live performance in the Kamio Bar by French electronic pioneer Jean-Jacques Birgé and an exclusive showing of film Paris/ Berlin: 20 Years of Underground Techno directed by Amélie Ravalec.
Panel Discussion: Olivier Degorce (Photographer), Edouard Hartigan (Photographer), Stephane Jourdain (Photographer), Jean-Jacques Birgé (musician and composer), Sammy El Zobo (Director, Chateau Peché Festival, France), Professor Martin James (Solent University), David McKenna (French Music Export Office), host Ben Osborne (Noise of Art), also in attendance Johann Bouché-Pillon (Photographer and artist) and Etienne Castelle (Director, Chateau Peché Festival, France)...


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