COSMOS Concert @ IRCAM Studio 5

This concert has been postponed until further notice due to covid-19. Meanwhile, please enjoy this musical interlude we have prepared. STMS Director Brigitte d’Andrea-Novel has organized a concert for two pianos and other ensembles as an expression of thanks to all the people who have made it possible for COSMOS to be hosted at the […]


Bösendorfer Disklavier No. 42 Arrives at IRCAM

After too many months and a long story that will one day make it into a comic strip, the ERC COSMOS project piano, a Bösendorfer Disklavier 280VC ENSPIRE Pro, has arrived from Vienna in Paris this morning. The 9-foot, 500 kg grand instrument made a dent in the floor outside Studio 5, quickly patched up […]


Une affaire de cœur for Bernard Lubat Day @ Complex Systems Institute Paris

Elaine Chew to perform Boulez’s Piano Sonata No.1 and variations based on cardiac arrhythmias, and lecture on where musical structures live at the “Around Bernard Lubat” Day. Lubat and OMax to co-create hybrid improvisation based on the virtual Boulez derived from Chew’s performance.


June 2020: COSMOS at Colloquium Polaris in Lille

Originally on 26 Mar 2020. Postpone / canceled due to COVID. Thanks to Mathieu Giraud of the Algomus Team (members include Louis Bigo, Florence Levé, Richard Groult, and Ken Déguernel) at the University of Lille, Elaine Chew has been invited to present the Cosmos project at the Colloquium Polaris, a seminar series of the CRIStAL […]