Ana Dall'Ara-Majek

(born in Paris, resident in Montreal), composer. She spent several years exploring various compositional strategies that result from hybridization instrumental / electroacoustic / computer. She studied composition in France with Christine Groult (Pantin conservatory), Jose Manuel Lopez Lopez (University of Paris VIII) and Philippe Leroux (Blanc-Mesnil conservatory). She is currently preparing a PhD in composition musical mixed under the direction of Robert Normandeau and Pierre Michaud at the University of Montreal. She released her music in numerous festivals such as: Space of Sound (Belgium, 2007), Multiphonies GRM (France, 2008, 2009), Suona Francese (Italy, 2008), Musicalta (France, 2009), Punto de Encuentro Canarias (Spain, 2009), Futura Festival (France, 2011), NAISA Sound Travels (Canada, 2011), Sound in Space (USA, 2011), Musica Nova Creatio Sincronic (Spain, 2011), Utopia Experimental Music (USA, 2012) She has collaborated with the choreographer F. Raffinot for the show Laborintus (Festival Etrange Cargo festival in La Ménagerie de Verre, Paris, 2009, Uzes Dance Festival, 2011), and recently with the Quebecois realisator Patrick Lapierre for the animation movie, Le Cosmos sauvera le peuple  (2013, New Selection Quebec Short Films, Festival de Cannes, France)
Selected works: Flussikhhh, for clarinet, cello, flute and mezzo soprano, first performance by the Lunatics ensemble At Large, USA, 2012; Sept Mimes Messagers, for string orchestra, 3rd Price Concours Sincronic, first performance by Orquestra Joves Músics del Vallès, dir. Pedro Pardo, Spain, 2011; La Lechuga, acousmatic, stereo, 2011 – Sélection Sound in Space Competition, USA; Lucilio Magus, acousmatic, stereo, 2007, rev. 2011; Ubukho, for soprano-saxophone and 4-track tape,2010, first performance by Alfredo Mendoza, Montréal, 2010; Ikomani, for choir and tape, first performance by the Master of the Loire, dir. Florent Mayet, France, 2009; La Chandelle des illusions, acousmatic, 8-track tape, 2007, rev. 2009; Geyser, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano flûte, clarinette, violon, cello and piano, first performance by the TM+ ensemble, dir. Laurent Cuniot, France, 2008; Variations T, for harp & live electronics, first performance by Christophe Saunière, France, 2007; Local Pneumonia, for cello & live electronics, first performance by Guilherme Carvalho, France, 2006; Voix de Trames, acousmatic, stereo, 2004.