5-8 October 2023 : Autumn Waves Festival – @ Project(ion) Room

FeBeME is delighted to announce the 2023 edition of its Autumn Waves electroacoustic music festival. Four evenings of concerts featuring acousmatic / tape music, live music and even Butoh dance.
The first concert will launch the CD Metharcana by the Forum de la Création Musicale, while two exchange concerts will be dedicated to the Greek Federation and to the Floating Sound Gallery Vienna.
All the works will be played on the FeBeME acousmonium.

See you on October 5 to 8 at the Project(ion) Room in Brussels!

The Belgian Electroacoustic Music Federation (FeBeME-BeFEM) brings together electroacoustic music composers from all regions of Belgium, representing a wide range of practices and aesthetics.

7 Concerts in 4 days

Concert 1THURSDAY 05/10 – 20:00 : Release of the «Metharcana » CD by the Forum de la Création Musical
Concert 2FRIDAY 06/10 – 20:00 : FeBeME-BeFEM
Concert 3FRIDAY 06/10 – 22:00 : FeBeME-BeFEM
Concert 4SATURDAY 07/10 – 19:30 : Greek Federation (HELMCA)
Concert 5SATURDAY 07/10 – 21:30 : FeBeME-BeFEM
Concert 6SUNDAY 08/10 – 18:00 : FeBeME-BeFEM
Concert 7SUNDAY 08/10 – 19h:30 : Patrick K.-H. and Floating Sound Gallery Vienna
Exhibition : OCÉAN MAGNÉTIQUE (Collection Eolien-Sonore) an audio-visual installation by Stéphanie Laforce 2023 + BEARING VOICES an interactive sound installation by Philippe Druez and Heide Berttram 2022.


THURSDAY 05/10 – 20:00 : Concert 1 – «Metharcana »

Concert organised to mark the release of the CD of the same name, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Forum de la Création Musicale, on the Label Soond.
Coproduced by FeBeME-BeFEM / Forum de la Création Musicale / Festival LOOP.

Stephan Dunkelman Metharcana9’05
Ingrid DreseIo ou là-bas, là-haut12’14
Daniel Perez HajduAbstraire10’53
Dimitri CoppeFragment of a life6’45
Charo CalvoThe Grass16’02
Stéphanie LaforceIF TAXUS7’00
Todor Todoroff Voices Part III – Resistance13’31
Elizabeth L. AndersonL’heure Bleue : renaître du silence16’38
Jean-Louis PoliartDéploration sur la disparition d’un musicien10’32
Raphaël VensIntuitio10’22

Approximate duration : 2h (in two parts)

FRIDAY 06/10 – 20:00 – Concert 2 : FeBeME-BeFEM

Concert featuring works by composers who are members of FeBeME-BeFEM.

Todor Todoroff Kinetic reflections (Concert Version) **12’00
Roeland LuytenOk synth10’00
Wim DaelemanEt on recommence jusqu’à…6’52
Julien OrtunoDreila **10’00
Joris De LaetSignes des temps11’00
Kristof LauwersMpl.Exicks7’20
Bruno Letort / Christian ZanesiBlack Oscillations **4’26

Approximate duration : 1h

FRIDAY 06/10 – 22:00 – Concert 3 : FeBeME-BeFEM

Concert featuring works by composers who are members of FeBeME-BeFEM. It will start with a performance of music accompanied with Butoh dance.

Jean-Pierre Jonckheere (music) and Yuri Matsumaru (Butoh dance) J’entends le sable murmurer **15’00
Jean-Pierre JonckheereLa fabrique de nylon6’31
Clément ParmentierBlagues entre amis6’54
Raphaël VensGespräche mit der Ewigkeit (world premiere)9’06
Victor OuttersNé Ombre10’40
Léo Patissier-BaudelMemoria12’00

Durée approximative : 1h

SATURDAY 07/10 – 19:30 – Concert 4 : Griek Federation (HELMCA)

Concert programme proposed by the Greek Electroacoustic Music Federation.

Philippos Theocharidis Debris 3’15
Thanos PolymeneasSun Bleached *8’55
Katerina TzedakiThe Passage *3’00
Katerina TzedakiOnce Upon A Time *1’00
Andreas Mniestris Variations’ Variations 9’09
Nikos StavropoulosTopophilia *8’25
Stelios Giannoulakis The Door Study *4’00
Epameinondas (Epa) Fassianos Tokyo **8’00

Approximate duration : 45min

SATURDAY 07/10 – 21:30 – Concert 5 : FeBeME-BeFEM

This concert will bring together works by FeBeME-BeFEM composers. It will begin with an electroacoustic improvisation

Tympocaïne 200 (Roald Baudoux, Hugues Peeters) Live – electroacoustic improvisation20’00
Dirk VeulemansCeremonie8’22
Charo CalvoMaze **14’00
Thibault MadelineD’effilé file10’35
Gaëtan ArhueroFunambule9’19
Daniel Perez HajduMemerupa12’00
Anne VersaillesGaranas Lokte15’00
Dimitri CoppeEn déploiement12’45
Paul AdriaenssensMare Serenitatis7’00
Approximate duration : 1h30 (in two parts)

SUNDAY 08/10 – 18:00 – Concert 6 : FeBeME

This concert will bring together works by FeBeME-BeFEM composers, including a live set and a world premiere.

Mathieu Buytaers Mydriase (Live with Modular Synth) **20’00
Julien GuillamatSymphonie de l’étang *19’00
Gildas BouchaudPlain **10’00
Approximate duration : 50min

SUNDAY 08/10 – 19:30 – Concert 7 : Patrick K.-H. et compositeurs actifs en Autriche

This concert is curated by the composer Patrick K.-H. (Floating Sound Gallery Vienna, founder of the Acousmonium Festival in Saint Petersburg). It includes his own works, as well as pieces by other composers working in Austria. Several works include video.

Patrick K.-H.Mutanys, movement 4 *9:52
Patrick K.-H. / ujif_notfoundIncase, movement 1 *5’19
Patrick K.-H.Postards series: postard 08 *4’41
Patrick K.-H.Postards series: postard 09 *1’55
Patrick K.-H.Postards series: postard 10 *5’02
Patrick K.-H. (music and video)Yellow Rabbit **22’00
Volkmar Klien Umfassen Umfangen *9’32
Zeynep Sarikartal Converse *6’25
Katharina Klement and Axel Dörner (music) / Patrick K.-H. (video)5 levels *18’44
Approximate duration : 1h25 (in two parts)

** World premiere

* Belgian premiere


Project(ion) Room, Rue de Praetere 55 – 1180 Uccle, www.projection-room.be

Tickets: Day Pass 15€ (7€*), 4 Days Pass 40€ (20€*)

* Reduced price for students, unemployed and BeFEM members.