Profile of the performer Sophie Agnel:
If it’s in Paris that Sophie Agnel was born in 1964, it is towards other sounding islands in the heart of a reinvented temporality that she dwells today, at the stern of a grand piano, an instrument that she turns into a real living & vibrating organism.
Classically trained, escaped from jazz (drawn away by the too strict treatment of harmony), Sophie Agnel boards the piano from every sonic angle this musical vessel can offer : keys, strings & board are simultaneously apprehended, in a mixed procedure (as we say of painting techniques) that would be understated if it was reduced to the cagian definition of the prepared piano. Considering the instrument – that she extends with several accessories, paper cups, balls or strings – as a poetic supplier of anamorphic textures, the musician takes it to be an equal match to the wider diversity of musical systems, whatever the craft they where conceived in (from physiological to electro-acoustic) ...
Watch now Sophie Agnel's video clips! Click right here:
Choose albums of full discography of Sophie Agnel
|#||Release cover||Release title||Tracks amount||Download release in mp3?||Official release date||Label of release|
|1||Rouge Gris Bruit||9||mp3||2001||Potlatch|
|3||Cuerdas Cinq Cent Trente-Cinq||9||mp3||2004||Emouvance|
|7||Spiral Inputs||4||mp3||2011-04-00||Another Timbre|