Atelier de Libération de la Musique

A collective Luc Ferrari created in 1975 together with Martin Davorin Jagodic, Philippe Besombes,

and Alain Petit for a series of performances at the Galliera Museum in Paris.




Exercices d’Improvisation 2018
By Giancarlo Schiaffini, trombone – Walter Prati, Cello – Francesca Gemmo, piano – Sergio Armaroli, vibraphone
Recorded on October 21, 22, 2017 Il Pollaio, Ronco Biellese (Bi) Italie
DODICILUNE ED394 8033309693941 – 2018
article Avant Scena / Contemporary music blogpdf version



01 Egypte ô Egypte – dans ce jardin atroce (1960)  21’24
02 Egypte ô Egypte – formule de l’au-delà (1960)  33’04
03 Loin de l’equilibre (1977)  21’27

04 Dernier matin d’edgar allan poe (1964)  7’14
05 Les yeux de mathieu (1984)  26’58
06 Cyclotron (1978)  18’44
07 Tinguely (1967)  12’40

08 Chronopolis (1981-82)  73’00


3 CD set – SUB ROSA (BELGIUM) SR435 3CD – (2017)
In Early Electronic series



Dangerous Visions

– Tautologos IV from Luc Ferrari
– Feu toujours vivant from Gérard Pape
– Glissements progressifs du plaisir from Gérard Hourbette

Commissioned by Art Zoyd and Orchestre National de Lille. Dir. Jean-Claude Casadessus



OOOL / Sound Fictions (LP)

– Hors Champ from Cédric Maridet
– Cycling from Eddie Ladoire,
– Music promenade from Luc Ferrari (extract)
– Double intérieur from Mathias Delplanque

4 pieces in remix version of the sound installations for the exhibition from September 15 to November 13, 2016 at the Kunsthalle Mulhouse, Fr – Centre d’art contemporain – La Fonderie.



Hétérozygote / Petite symphonie…

– Hétérozygote (1963-1964)  26’19

– Petite symphonie intuitive pour un paysage de printemps (1973-1974)  25’09

Reissue on vinyl disc REGRM 017 / Luc Ferrari / By INA-GRM and Editions MEGO (Recollection GRM)



Tinguely 1967 LP
Musiques de film de Luc Ferrari
– Tinguely (1967)
– Dernier Matin d’Edgar-Allan Poe (1964)
SUB ROSA, Belgium – 2017




With works from the prize-winners and a selection of pieces from the three first
competitions PRESQUE RIEN Prize published by Association PRESQUE RIEN, Paris – 2017
PPRP001.11.13.15  METAMKINE





[book releases, reviews & more]



Luc FERRARI, “Musiques dans les spasmes Ecrits (1951-2005)”

Published by Les Presses du Réel, France (PDF excerpt)

Luc FERRARI, “Musiques dans les spasmes Ecrits (1951-2005)”
Les presses du réel, domaine Arts de la scène & arts sonores, collection Arts sonores
Hors série. Edited by Brunhild Ferrari and Jérôme Hansen. Foreword by Jim O’Rourke.
Introduction by Brunhild Ferrari. Among the Interviews: : François-Bernard Mâche;
Catherine Millet; Christian Zanési; Pierre-Yves Macé et David Sanson…
Published in February 2017
French edition 17 x 24 cm (softcover) 236 pages (color & b/w ill.)


Yoshihide Otomo’s recommendation on the cover of Sentimental Tales, published by ARTES:

“Without the bold experiments of Ferrari the kind of music that we produce and play today quiet naturally would not exist. The world of music would probably be much more boring. ”



“PHOTOGravuresMontages” by Luc & Brunhild Ferrari

Exhibition Catalogue PRESQUE RIEN | Quasi niente: Tautologie

ERRATUM about Sound | Visual | Text, Milano, Sept.-Oct. 2017

introduction by Elena Amodeo & Vittorio Schieroni

texts by Brunhild Ferrari, Sergio Armaroli, Steve Piccolo & Andrea Cernotto

<> download the catalogue



Les Contes Sentimentaux / Sentimental Tales
Texts of Sentimental Tales from Luc and Brunhild Ferrari, and other writings from Luc Ferrari, translated in Japanese by Ryosuke Shiina and Haruka Tsutsui, with support from Doshisha Women’s College of Liberal Arts, Kyoto
ARTES publisher



Tacet n° 04 – The Sounds of utopia, Les Presses du réel – 2016

Correspondence with Pierre Schaeffer 3 letters from Luc Ferrari