Eryck Abecassis

Composer, musician and an electric guitar player, Eryck Abecassis composes and plays music for a wide range comprising of orchestral to chamber music, electronic, theatre, street theatre and cinema. He moved to Paris in 1976 to study Cinema, and also worked as a photographer. In 1979 he decided to concentrate on music. He started doing workshops on instrumental research at the IRCAM (Institute for music/acoustic research and coordination) in Paris (where he also did a Computer Music Course). As an electronic musician he travels in many countries like Spain, Brazil, Germany, Austria, England, Sweden, South Korea, Italy... Digging his style now at the edges of contemporary and electronic "noise music", with a large use of the computer, both in writing process and like a musical instrument. Since year 2004 is interest for music in public places, open air spaces, to explore other listening ways.