June 27 - July 1st
In-situ sound installation and screening of a video by music composer Marin Escande.
Born in 1992, Marin Escande is a French composer and musicologist. Educated in Paris Conservatory (CNSMDP), he has composesd both instrumental and electroacoustic music. Through various interdisciplinary collaborations, he has developed an original musical language in relation with environmental soundscape, urbanism and architecture. His music has been awarded from numerous prizes - “Petite forme“ (2016), “Sound Spaces“ (2019), “Mixtur Barcelona” (2020), “MA/IN” (2021) - and has been played in France, Canada, Japan, Taiwan, Russia, Italia, Sweden and Austria.
Besides his composition activities, Marin Escande also wrote a Ph.D. dissertation about the Japanese avant-garde group, Jikken Kōbō(Experimental Workshop). Between 2016 and 2018, he was selected for a scholarship program in Tokyo University of the Arts to pursue his research on Japanese artistic scene. Back to Paris for three years, he is now teaching sound creation and contemporary music history at universities (Paris 8, UCO).
Through his experiences as a researcher and professor, he has developed some skills in conducting ethnographic studies, working in archive and transmitting musical knowledge.