At the heart of Ircam's musical and intellectual life, the Cursus program is a year-long training program, which welcomes ten young composers from diverse cultural and aesthetic backgrounds, bringing a fresh dynamism to the institution's musical reflection and research.
Les CR!S de PAR!S, Capitolo Nuovo
To mark the end of the last century, les CR!S de PAR!S decided to develop a set of works for a cappella chamber choir in collaboration with young composers, whose only restriction was that their inspiration must come from a sonnet.
Le Privilège des chemins by Fernando Pessoa
Apart from concerts, a selection of sound installations will be presented in the studios and public areas of IRCAM, some of them using real time interaction technology or virtual reality devices.