Dec 2016. Melody Cycle ♯2 live!
On the 9th December the Apostrophe Ensemble will premiere Melody Cycle ♯2 as part of the Anatomy ♯14 event at Edinburgh's Summerhall. Expect a woodwind trio (flute, oboe, clarinet), tape, projected score and plenty of note phasing!
Nov 2016. Trois Fulgurances in full chamber mode.
On the 24th November the Edinburgh Composers' Orchestra will perform a full chamber version of Trois Fulgurances at Edinburgh's Reid Concert Hall.
Sept 2016. Trois Fulgurances video.
Here's the video of Julien's piece Trois Fulgurances performed by the Edinburgh Contemporary Music Ensemble as part of their ECME Chamber concert, thanks to all the musicians!
June 2016. Orchestral pop live!
Melody Cycle ♯1 (video)
July 2016. New piece Trois Fulgurances to be premiered by ECME.
Julien's new piece Trois Fulgurances will be premiered on the 17th August by the Edinburgh Contemporary Music Ensemble during their ECME Chamber concert at St Mary's Cathedral, part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival!
April 2016. Hologram video!
Here's the video of Julien's piece Hologram performed by the Edinburgh Contemporary Music Ensemble conducted by Jim Lowe, thanks to everyone involved!
March 2016. Hologram recording!
Here's the recording of Julien's piece Hologram performed by the Edinburgh Contemporary Music Ensemble last november, thanks to all the musicians!
Feb 2016. Orchestral pop!
Our friends from Jack and the' have just released their second album Melody Cycle featuring collaborations with the Apostrophe Ensemble, have a listen!
Melody Cycle ♯1 (video)
Oct 2015. New piece Hologram to be premiered by ECME.
Julien's new piece Hologram will be premiered by the Edinburgh Contemporary Music Ensemble (ECME) (all 51 of them, featuring Apostrophe members!) conducted by Jim Lowe on saturday 28th November at the Reid Hall in Edinburgh.
Inspired by the holographic theory of modern astrophysics, Hologram plays with the dimensions of sound, juxtaposing and distorting them to suggest higher or hidden dimensions. Come and hear the results!
Jim Lowe (© Jen Owens)
Jan 2015. Paper Dance ♯1 unveiled...
Here's an extract from the Tinderbox Orchestra's performance of Julien's Paper Dance ♯1 at the Festival Theatre in Edinburgh, thanks to all the musicians! You can read more about the project on the orchestra's blog here.
Nov 2014. Paper Dance ♯1 with the Tinderbox Orchestra!
Julien is currently developing a new piece named Paper Dance ♯1 as part of the Tinderbox Orchestra's Creative Sessions.
Come and hear the results at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre on the 25th November as part of their "Tinderbox presents..." concert!
Oct 2014. Collaboration with Jack and the'.
The ensemble teamed up with Edinburgh pop band Jack and the' to record the band's 2nd album Melody cycle, which goes full circle between pop, chamber music and jazz! First stop is the release of an EP entitled Saharian sands on the 3rd Dec on Bandcamp.
Aug 2013. Melody cycle ♯2 (Guitar).
An experiment on "note phasing" for 8 instruments, based on James Tenney's concept of Postal Pieces.
Score and guitar: Julien Lonchamp