Eric Maestri‘s VISIONI for ensemble and electronics was premiered on 8 June 2012 at Hall de chars, Strasbourg, by Ensemble L’Imaginaire. The electronic part of the piece was conceived in part in the studios at the University of Huddersfield with the assistance of Dr Alex Harker and Dr Pierre Alexandre Tremblay. The electronic part is constructed to be played entirely in the piano by a transducer loudspeaker. Link for the video: http://vimeo.com/45792691
Eric has been selected for the composition course Voix Nouvelles, at Royaumont Abbey and his work DUE PAROLE (Endeared III), for choir and string quartet will be premiered there on 22 September. Performers are Atelier Vocale de Royaumont with Diotima Quartet, under the direction of Geoffroy Jourdain.
Ensemble Vortex, Geneva have commissioned a new piece for ensemble and electronics that will be performed in Strasbourg and Geneva on 19 and 31 October. For this piece Eric will use a resonator specially conceived for the performance of the electronics. Lastly, Prometeo Quartet with Valentina Coladonato, will perform at the MILANO MUSICA festival the new version of CELESTOGRAFIA, that was premiered last april in Turin at Unione Musicale concert season.