Eric Montalbetti

If Eric Montalbetti long kept his music secret, he now enjoys that his scores are coming to life and reach audiences thanks to wonderful performers.
Violinists Christian Tetzlaff, Tedi Papavrami, David Grimal or Hae Sun Kang, cellists Marc Coppey, Eric-Maria Couturier or Henri Demarquette, pianists François-Frédéric Guy, Alexander Vorontsov or Hidéki Nagano, flutist Emmanuel Pahud, oboists Jean-Louis Capezzali or Viola Wilmsen, clarinetists Nicolas Baldeyrou and Pierre Génisson, Les Dissonances Quartet and various orchestras under Jonathan Nott, Pascal Rophé, Pierre Bleuse, Yasuaki Itakura or Kazuki Yamada have performed his music from Paris to Japan and Korea, including Vienna, Amsterdam, Geneva, Bucharest, Monaco, the Spannungen festival or soon Berlin.
Further commissions are scheduled with Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France / Mikko Franck, Gürzenich Orchester Köln / François-Xavier Roth and Ensemble intercontemporain / Matthias Pintscher.
Eric started composition at the age of 11, while studying piano and organ. He followed the courses by P.Boulez at Ircam and Collège de France, and studied with composers A.Bancquart, G.Benjamin, M.Levinas, M.Lindberg, Ph.Manoury, P.Méfano and T.Murail.
From 1996 to 2014, he was the Artistic director of the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and chose to compose for himself like a personal diary.
Since 2015, his music is published by Durand.
Two CD albums have already been released by Alpha Classics.


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