BOULEZ ENSEMBLE XVI

LE MARTEAU SANS MAITRE

  • Student
  • Faculty

Artists

Boulez Ensemble
Adrian Amir Salloum

Xylorimba

Ori Kam

Viola

Seth Josel

Guitar

Pedro Torrejón

Vibraphone

Anne Romeis

Flute

Lev Loftus

Percussion

Donatienne Michel-Dansac

Alto

François-Xavier Roth

Conductor & Moderation

Program

Pierre Boulez

Le Marteau sans maître

Duration: c.: 1h 20m

With Le Marteau sans maître, 30-year-old Pierre Boulez achieved his decisive breakthrough as a composer in 1955. Among his best-known works to this day, the piece is based on surrealist poems by René Char. François-Xavier Roth, Donatienne Michel-Dansac, and the Boulez Ensemble return to this extraordinary score, which they first performed together at the Pierre Boulez Saal in March 2017, this time presenting it in a lecture concert format: an introduction with musical examples (in English) will be followed by a full performance.

Promoter & ticket sales

Pierre Boulez Saal | Französische Straße 33 D, Berlin, Germany

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