Nicolas Tzortzis

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Born in Athens, Greece in May 1978, Nicolas Tzortzis has been living in Paris, France, since 2002.
He studied instrumental and electronic composition with Philippe Leroux at the CRD de Blanc Mesnil, musical theatre composition with Georges Aperghis at the Hochschule der Kunste in Bern, Switzerland and Computer Aided Composition at the University of Paris 8 under the direction of Horacio Vaggione and José Manuel Lopez-Lopez. In 2009-2010 he attended the CURSUS 1 of composition and computer music at the IRCAM and he has been selected to do the CURSUS 2 for the years 2010-2012, where he will present a large-scale work for piano and live electronics. He is currently pursuing a PhD at the University of Montreal, under the supervision of Philippe Leroux.
He has taken part in master classes with Karlheinz Stockhausen, Brian Ferneyhough, Beat Furrer and François Paris, as well as computer music seminars at the IRCAM. In 2010, he was selected for the 6th New Composers Forum of the Ensemble Aleph.
His music has been performed in France, Greece, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Great Britain, the Netherlands, the USA, Canada, Argentina, Peru, South Korea and Australia, and has been selected and awarded in competitions worldwide (USA, South Korea, Germany, France, Austria, Greece, Italy, Great Britain, Argentina).
Piezas ordenadas por año. Los trabajos mas recientes aparecen primero

Voces e Instrumentos


Immobilités for female voice and five instruments (2019)
Rop (2009)
Occid (2008)

Instrumento y Electrónica


...à une main, hommage à Roger Federer for solo violin and six musicians (2018)
Treillis pour six musiciens (2017)
Les mystères du château du Dé for five musicians, video projection and a plate of cheese (2016)
Emak Bakia for five musicians, video projection and a man in a suit (2015)
Sobre o amor perdido do laude for flute, saxophone, violin, percussion, harp and piano (2015)
My condition exempts me, hommage à Rahsaan Roland Kirk for tenor saxophone, electronics and chamber ensemble (2014)
Incompatible(s) VII for six musicians and an actress (2013)
L'étoile de mer for five musicians and video projection (2013)
Court métrage for seven musicians (2012)
Incompatible(s) IV Bass Clarinet and live electronics IRCAM Cursus 1 project (2010)
Selon Elle (2006)

Concerto


Contre Tous, hommage à Nikos Gkalis for piano and orchestra (2017)

Instrumento Solo


(Running a) Business, Hommage à Tony Soprano for solo double bass (2016)
Apolesi Laoutou Erota for solo guitar (2014)
Incompatible(s) III / III b For Solo Flutist (2009)
L’accordage du menteur (2007)
Immune (2004)
Sama (2003)

Grupo de Cámara ( 2 - 4 instrumentos )


Tâtonnement pour violin, cello and piano (2015)
Incompatible(s) VI for bass clarinet, violin, cello and a harpist (2013)
Amenable (2008)
Four Flash Fear (2007)
Fictif (2004)

Ensamble de Percusión


Digression for six percussionists (2012)

Solista (Instrumento o Voz) y Electrónica en Tiempo Real


Incompatible(s) IV Bass Clarinet and live electronics IRCAM Cursus 1 project (2010)

Ensamble de Cámara (5 - 9 instrumentos)


...à une main, hommage à Roger Federer for solo violin and six musicians (2018)
Treillis pour six musiciens (2017)
Les mystères du château du Dé for five musicians, video projection and a plate of cheese (2016)
Emak Bakia for five musicians, video projection and a man in a suit (2015)
Sobre o amor perdido do laude for flute, saxophone, violin, percussion, harp and piano (2015)
My condition exempts me, hommage à Rahsaan Roland Kirk for tenor saxophone, electronics and chamber ensemble (2014)
Incompatible(s) VII for six musicians and an actress (2013)
L'étoile de mer for five musicians and video projection (2013)
Digression for six percussionists (2012)
Court métrage for seven musicians (2012)
Incompatible(s) II (2008)
What the wave meant (2007)
Senza Memoria (2005)



Ensamble (10 - 19 instrumentos)


Désaxé (2007)

Cuarteto de Cuerdas


Four Flash Fear (2007)

Solista (Instrumento o Voz) y Medios Electrónicos Fijos


Selon Elle (2006)
(Running a) Business, Hommage à Tony Soprano for solo double bass (2016)
...à une main, hommage à Roger Federer for solo violin and six musicians (2018)
Amenable (2008)
Apolesi Laoutou Erota for solo guitar (2014)
Contre Tous, hommage à Nikos Gkalis for piano and orchestra (2017)
Court métrage for seven musicians (2012)
Désaxé (2007)
Digression for six percussionists (2012)
Emak Bakia for five musicians, video projection and a man in a suit (2015)
Fictif (2004)
Four Flash Fear (2007)
Immobilités for female voice and five instruments (2019)
Immune (2004)
Incompatible(s) I (2008)
Incompatible(s) II (2008)
Incompatible(s) III / III b For Solo Flutist (2009)
Incompatible(s) IV Bass Clarinet and live electronics IRCAM Cursus 1 project (2010)
Incompatible(s) VI for bass clarinet, violin, cello and a harpist (2013)
Incompatible(s) VII for six musicians and an actress (2013)
L'étoile de mer for five musicians and video projection (2013)
Les mystères du château du Dé for five musicians, video projection and a plate of cheese (2016)
L’accordage du menteur (2007)
My condition exempts me, hommage à Rahsaan Roland Kirk for tenor saxophone, electronics and chamber ensemble (2014)
Occid (2008)
Rop (2009)
Sama (2003)
Selon Elle (2006)
Senza Memoria (2005)
Sobre o amor perdido do laude for flute, saxophone, violin, percussion, harp and piano (2015)
Tâtonnement pour violin, cello and piano (2015)
Treillis pour six musiciens (2017)
What the wave meant (2007)