ensemble 0 (created in 2004)
0 = 12 (2017)
A compilation of 12 tracks recorded during the 12 first years of existence of the ensemble. Featuring compositions by ensemble 0 (2, 10, 11), by Marihiko Hara (1, 5, 8, 12), by Rachel Grimes (9), by Lou Harrison (4), by Clogs (6), remixes by Rutger Zuydervelt (5), Rainier Lericolais (8), and traditional pieces (3, 7). Released on Wild Silence (CDR / digital).
17'16 For Morris Louis (2012)
18 ultra-short pieces inspired by Morris Louis paintings. Composed by ensemble 0's Sylvain Chauveau. On this recording, ensemble 0 was Maxime Bodson, Jean-François Brohée, Sylvain Chauveau, Stéphane Garin, Maxime Lê Hung, Joël Merah. Released on 3" CDR on Chat Blanc records (2012, limited run of 111).
17'Mary Ann's Theme / Morton Feldman (2008)
Composed by Morton Feldman (1960). Arranged by ensemble 0's Joël Merah for piano, cello, guitar, trombone & percussion. On this recording, ensemble 0 was Sylvain Chauveau, Stéphane Garin, Joël Merah, Maitane Sebastiàn. Self-released on 3" CDR (2008).
4'33" / John Cage (2006)
The first ever record entirely made out of version of John Cage's "4'33" (1952). Five versions performed by ensemble 0 (on this recording: Sylvain Chauveau, Stéphane Garin, Joël Merah, Maitane Sebastiàn) in various locations (indoors, outdoors, even including one version with digital silence). Recorded by Stéphane Garin. Mastered by Pierre-Yves Macé. Released in 2006 on Onement (limited run of 100 CDR in transparent jewelcase).
About ensemble 0 :
Ensemble 0 is a group created in 2004 by Stéphane Garin, Sylvain Chauveau, Joël Merah and Maitane Sebastiàn, with a rotating cast of musicians located in France, Catalonia and Belgium. They perform pieces by contemporary composers, as well as their own compositions. They also have curated online radio mixtapes and a festival of radiophonic pieces. www.ensemble0.com
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