Biography

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Pierre JODLOWSKI is a composer, performer and multimedia artist. His music, often marked by a high density, is at the crossroads of acoustic and electric sound and is characterized by dramatic and political anchor. His work as a composer led him to perform in France and abroad in most places dedicated to contemporary music aswell as others artistic fields, dance, theater, visual arts, electronic music. His work unfolds today in many areas : films, interactive installations, staging. He is defining his music as an "active process" on the physicall level [musical gestures, energy and space] and on the psychological level [relation to memory and visual dimension of sound]. In parallel to his compositions, he also performs on various scenes (experimental, jazz, electronic), solo or with other artists.
Since 1998 he is co-artistic director of éOle (research and production studios based in Odyssud - Cultural center in Blagnac) and Novelum festival in Toulouse (from 1998 to 2014).

He has been collaborating with various ensembles such as : Intercontemporain (Paris), Ictus (Belgium), KNM (Berlin), the Ensemble Orchestral Contemporain (France), the new Ensemble Moderne (Montreal), Ars Nova (Sweden), Proxima Centauri (France), Court-circuit (France), Ensemble Les Éléments (France), the Berg Orchestra (Prague), Soundinitiative (Europe) and various soloist from the international contemporary music scene. He also conducts collaborations with musicians such as preferred Jean Geoffroy - percussion, Cedric Jullion - flute, Wilhelm Latchoumia - piano, for works and research on the new instruments capacities. He performed in a trio with Roland Auzet (percussion) and Michel Portal (sax & clarinet), a duo with drummer Alex Babel and different projects with musicians from improvised music scene in Europe. His work led him to develop collaborations with visual artists, in particular, David Coste for specific projects with video. He also works as a stage designer on several projects at the intersection of theater, installation, concert or oratorio. He has received commissions from IRCAM, Ensemble Intercontemporain, the French Ministry of Culture, Akademie der Künste (Berlin), CIRM, GRM, the Donaueschingen Festival, Radio France, the Piano Competition in Orleans, GMEM, GRAME , Siemens Foundation, the Opera of Toulouse, the European project INTEGRA, the studio EMS - Stockholm, the Royaumont Foundation, Cabaret contemporain, Venice Biennale music festival, Polish Ministry of Culture…

Winner of several international competitions, he won the Prix Claude Arrieu SACEM in 2002, the Prix Hervé Dugardin SACEM in 2012, and was in residence at the Academy of the Arts of Berlin in 2003 and 2004. In 2013 he won a Prize awarded by "Academie Charles Cros" for one of his CD. In 2015 he is the winner of The Great Lyceum Prize in France for his piece "Time & Money". His works are performed in key places devoted to contemporary sound arts in France, Europe, Canada, China, Corea, Japan and Taiwan and the United States.
His works are partly published by Editions Jobert and are the subject of several CD and video recordings on the labels éOle Records, Radio France and Kaïros. He is living in France and Poland.

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WORKS

1995
VOLA
Contrabass solo and live electronics, 12’00
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1995
ÉCLATS DE CIEL
Clarinet solo and live electronics, 10’00

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1996
CHORUS 1A
Percussion solo, 15’00
Jobert Publishing

1997
DIALOG / NO DIALOG
Flute solo and live electronics, 15’00

Self Publishing

1999
DE FRONT
8 instruments and live electronics, 21’00

Commissioned by French
Ministry of Culture, France.
Jobert Publishing

2000
MENTAL VORTEX
Electroacoustic composition for choreography, 14’00
Commissioned by L’Hélice dance company, France.
Self Publishing

2000
LA GRÈVE / STRIKE
Electroacoustic composition for
the lm, “Strike” by S.M.Eisenstein (1924), 80’00

Commissioned by La Cinémathèque de Toulouse, France.

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2001
BARBARISMES
Chamber orchestra and live electronics, 25’00
Commissioned by Ensemble Intercontemporain, France.
Self Publishing

2001
IS IT THIS?
Violin, bass-clarinet, percussion, video and live electronics, 22’00
Commissioned by Academy of Arts, Berlin, Germany.
Self Publishing

2002
MIXTION
Saxophone solo and live electronics, 17’00
Commissioned by IRCAM / Conservatoire of Paris / Selmer, France.
Jobert Publishing

2002
N.N.N.
1 danser with motion sensors, video, 8 channels soundtrack, 14’00
Commissioned by éOle, France.
Self Publishing

2003
PEOPLE / TIME
5 instruments, video and
8 channels live electronics, 20’00
Commissioned by Donaueschingen Festival, Germany.
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2003
GÉO-MÉTRIES
Violin, cello, oboe and live electronics, 17’00
Commissioned by C.I.R.M. Manca Festival, France.
Jobert Publishing

2004
MECANO 1
2 bass drums and automate, 7’00
Commissioned by Roland Auzet (percussionnist), France.
Self Publishing

2004
IN & OUT
Violin, cello, video and stereo soundtrack, 10’00
Commissioned by Ensemble KNM Berlin, Germany.
Jobert Publishing

2005
SÉRIE NOIRE
Piano and stereo soundtrack, 10’00
Commissioned by International piano competition of Orléans, France.
Jobert Publishing

2005
MENDEL
Interactive installation, network of computers, scenography, interactive video
Commissioned by éOle, France.
Self Publishing

2006
TIME & MONEY
Percussion and live electronics, 17’00
Commissioned by INA / GRM, France.
Self Publishing

2006
60 LOOPS
String quartet and stereo soundtrack, 9’00
Commissioned by L’Hélice dance company, France.
Self Publishing

2006
ARTAUD CORPUS FRAGMENTS
Live performance, texts, video and 8 channels soundtrack, 50’00
Commissioned by éOle, France.
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2007
SÉRIE BLANCHE
Piano and stereo soundtrack, 7’00
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2007
CRIOGENESIS
Ampli ed Cello solo, 3’00
Commissioned by Alexis Descharmes (cellist), France.
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2007
COLLAPSED
Saxophone, percussion and live electronics, 12’00
Commissioned by Aujourd’hui Musiques Festival, France.
Self Publishing

2007
DRONES
15 ampli ed musicians, 17’00
Commissioned by Ensemble Intercontemporain, France.
Jobert Publishing

2007
LE GRAND DEHORS
Electroacoustic composition for choreography, 60’00
Commissioned by IRCAM, France.
Self Publishing

2007
RESPIRE
11 instruments, video and stereo soundtracks, 14’00
Commissioned by Integra European project / Ars Nova ensemble, England / Sweden.
Self Publishing

2007
24 LOOPS
4 percussions and live electronics, 10’00
Commissioned by C.I.P Geneva, Switzerland.
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2007
LABYRINTHE
Electroacoustic composition
for an original video composition by Alain Josseau, 17’00
Commissioned by éOle, France.
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2008
LIMITE CIRCULAIRE
Flute and 8 channels soundtrack, 19’10
Commissioned by GMEM, France.
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2008
MUSIC, VIOLENCE AND OTHER STORIES
Electroacoustic live performance, 8 channel sound system, 25’00
Commissioned by IMEB / INA-GRM, France.
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2008
COLISEUM
4 instruments and live electronics, 12’00
Commissioned by French Ministry of Culture for Proxima Centauri Ensemble, France.
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2009
JOUR 54
Radiophonic opera (pre-recorded actors, orchestra, soloists),
5+1 soundtrack, 45’00
Commissioned by Radio France.
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2009
L’ÉTERNEL SILENCE
Live performance for the  lm “Captain Scott to the South Pole” by Herbert G. Ponting (1912), 51’00
Commissioned by La Cinémathèque de Toulouse, France.
Self Publishing

2009
PASSAGE
Interactive sounding tunnel, motion sensors, lights, 8 channel sound system
Commissioned by SIEMENS Foundation / IRCAM, Germany / France.
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2009
SUITE 54
Symphonic orchestra, 10’00
Commissioned by Radio France orchestra, France.
Self Publishing

2010
GHOST WOMAN
Video installation, muti screening Commissionned by Venice Biennale, Italy. Self Publishing

2010
GRAINSTICK
Interactive installation, surround sound system, wemote device, panoramic screening commissioned by IRCAM / Cité des sciences, France.
Self Publishing

2010
LE ROYAUME D’EN BAS
3 musicians, 1 actor, video, sceno- graphy, lights and 8 channel live electronics, 60’00
Commissioned by éOle / Grame / Césaré, France.
Self Publishing

2011
SÉRIE-C
Piano and stereo soundtrack, 9’34 Commissioned by Fondation Royaumont, France.
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2011
L’AIRE DU DIRE
12 singers, scenography, lights, video and 8 channels live electronics, 58’00
Commissioned by Opera of Toulouse, France.
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2011
KINGDOM OF BENEATH
Electroacoustic / 8 channels, 27’15
Commissioned by European Days in Wrocław, Poland.
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2011
TYPOLOGIES DU REGARD
5 piano studies with stereo soundtracks, 18’00
Commissioned by International piano competition of Orléans, France.
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2012
SÉRIE ROSE
Piano and stereo soundtrack, 13’52
Commissioned by Ensemble Cabaret Contemporain, France.
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2012
SOMETHING OUT OF APOCALYPSE
Accordion and stereo soundtrack, 18’38
Commissioned by Pascal Contet (accordionist), France.
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2012
HYPERSPEED DISCONNECTED MOTIONS
Flute and contrabass Paetzold recorder, 15’00
Commissioned by Elektron- musikstudion Stockholm / Warsaw Autumn festival, Sweden / Poland.
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2012
NARCISSE(S)
Electroacoustic composition for choreography, 60’00
Commissioned by Coraline Lamaison danse company, France.
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2013
SÉRIE BLEUE
Piano and stereo soundtrack, 14’50
Commissioned by Ensemble Chœur Britten, France.
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2013
LE DERNIER SONGE
DE SAMUEL BECKETT Saxophone and live electronics, 13’40
Commissioned by Ensemble Proxima Centauri, France.
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2013
OMBRA DELLA MENTE
Soprano, bass-clarinet, sceno- graphy, lights and live electronics, 25’00
Commissioned by French Ministry of Culture for the Venice Biennale, France / Italy.
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2013
LES BEAUX ORAGES
Electroacoustic composition for juggling show, 60’00
Commissioned by Le petit travers jugglers company, France.
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2013
INDUCTION
Electroacoustic composition for choreography, 16’46
Commissioned by Arts spring festival of Monte-Carlo.
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2014
POST HUMAN COMPUTATION
E-Guitar, video and stereo soundtrack, 20’48
Commissionned by Ars Nova Ensemble – Stefan Österjö, Lund University & Inter Arts Center Malmö, éOle, Sweden / France.
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2014
GHOST HAENDEL
Piano, smartphone and stereo soundtrack, 4’00
Commissioned by Charlotte Vanouche (pianist), France.
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2014
TWINS PEAK
Percussion trio, video and live electronics, 15’00
Commissioned by SR9 Trio / éOle, France.
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2014
THIS LEADS TO AN EMOTIONAL STASIS
Violin, percussion, piano, sceno- graphy, lights and live electronics, 23’00
Commissioned by Face Commission for Talea Ensemble, U.S.A.
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2015
LESSONS OF ANATOMY 1
BOOK OF HARPSICHORD
Harpsichord solo, video and stereo soundtrack, 19’12
Commissioned by Polish Ministry of Culture / IMIT / AudioArt Festival Cracow, Poland.
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2015
THRÈNES
Interactive installation, motion sensors, 8 channels sound system
Commissioned by C.I.M. Bar-le-Duc, France.
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2015
SOLEIL NOIR
Soprano, 9 musicians, video, scenography, lights and live electronics, 32’00
Commissioned by Orchestra of Pau, France.
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2016
4 AUDIOVISUAL STUDIES
Various instruments and live video & elctronics, 20’00
Commissioned by C.I.M. Bar-le-Duc, France.
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2016
DIARY, RANDOM AND PICKLES
5 instruments, group of children, scenography, lights and live electronics, 30’00
Commissioned by Ensemble LUX:NM, Germany.
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2016
SOLEIL BLANC
Interactive installation, wooden cube, interactive map, lights and 8 channel sound system
Commissioned by Le Bel ordinaire, contemporary art center of Pau, France.
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2016
ULTIMATUM
String orchestra, 2 percussions ad. Libitum, pre-recorder or live text, stereo soundtrack, 11’00
Commissioned by Musique Nouvelle en Liberté / Radio France orchestra, France.
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2016
TADMOR
Electroacoustic composition for the  lm “Tadmor” by Monika Borgmann, 70’00
Commissioned by Les Films de l’Étranger, France.
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2017
GHOSTLAND
4 percussionists, 1 puppeteer, video, scenography, lights and 8 channels soundtrack, 70’00
Commissioned by Les Percussions de Strasbourg, France.
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2018
LA RALENTIE
1 soprano, 1 percussionist, video, scenography, lights & 8 channels soundtrack, 50'00
Commissioned by Festival Les Jardins Musicaux, Suisse
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