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Chamber symphony for 13 musicians, M.679 (2012-3)




Concerto for improvising trombonist and ensemble, M.680 (2013)




Denis Beuret, trombone

Contemporary Ensemble of the HEMU of Lausanne, conducted by William Blank


Lausanne, Salle Utopia 1, rue de la Grotte 2 Monday, January 20th, 2014, 7 pm

Fribourg, Nouveau Monde Tuesday, January 21st, 2014, 8 pm

Delémont, Forum St-Georges, during the Patchwork Festival Thursday, January 23rd, 2014, 7.30 pm






Recitatives on the gospel texts to complete the St Mark Passion, BWV 247, by Bach

for soloists, choir and baroque instrumental ensemble, M.681 (2013-4)




during the passion concerts at the Payerne Abbey (« Bach, 4 Passions, 4 Evangelists »)


Gabriela Bürgler, soprano, Annina Haug, alto,

Gregory Finch, tenor, Hubert Michael Saladin, bass
Corund Vocal Ensemble

(Caroline Reitzel, soprano, Carmen Würsch, alto,

Matthias Müller, tenor, Auke Kempkes, bass)

Benoît Zimmermann, organ

Capella Paterniacensis,

conducted by Stephen Smith


With the reconstruction by Hellmann and Glöckner of the St Mark Passion BWV 247 by Bach


Payerne (Switzerland), Abbey – Sunday, April 6th, 2014, 5 pm





Thrène for alto saxophone, M.513 (1995)




Laurent Estoppey, saxophone

Wilmington (North Carolina, USA), University, Beckwith Recital Hall – Friday, April 11th, 2014, 7.30 pm





Entre Rêves et Cauchemars (Between Dreams and Nightmares), for cello and double bass, M.678 (2012-3)




Pascal Desarzens, cello ; Noëlle Reymond, double bass

With works by Victor Cordero, Pascal Desarzens, Antoine Françoise and Rudolf Kelterborn


Lutry (Switzerland), Caveau du Singe Vert Thursday, May1st, 2014, 8 pm – poster





String trio, M. 552 (1997-8)


Boris Livschitz, violin ; Yana Daryan, viola ; Aram Talalyan, violoncello


With works by Mikhail Kokzhayev and Fabian Müller


Yerevan (Armenia), Cafesjian Center for the Arts – Wednesday, June 4th, 2014





Serenata in Chiaroscuro, for organ, M. 650 (2005-6)


Olivier Eisenmann, organ


Samara (Russia), Philharmonic Hall – Monday, June 16th, 2014, 7 pm





Rhapsodic Variations on themes by Rameau, for accordion, M.682 (2014)




Sylvain Tissot, accordion

Fribourg, St-Justin Chapel (rue de Rome 3) Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, 5 pm – programme

Leysin, Protestant Church Sunday, August 3rd, 2014, 5 pm – programme





Serenata in Chiaroscuro, for organ, M.650 (2005-6)


Erwin Messmer, organ


With works by Bach, Franck, Gaathaug, Liszt and Schumann


Schwyz (Switzerland), church college – Sunday, September 21st, 2014, 5 pm – programme





 Émergences for violin and accordion, M. 652 (2006)


Marianne Piketty, violin ; Pascal Contet, accordion

Trappes (Yvelines, France), Music school of Trappes, auditorium
Saturday, November 22nd, 2014, 6 pm 





Microludes for saxophone




Simon Engel, saxophone

With works by Debussy, Fauré, Granados, Kai Stensgaard and Akira Yuyama (with Luca Musy, marimba and Adèle Savoy, harp)


Fribourg, Centre le Phénix (Rue des Alpes 7)  Sunday, November 23rd, 2014, 5 pm





Elogio della Notte, M.549 (1997)


Myriam Bouhzada, mezzo-soprano

Laurie-Agnès Pécoud-Mihaylov, piano


Neuchâtel, Campus Arc 1, Auditorium 1 of the music school Friday, May 29th, 2015, 10.30 am





Quartet for flute and strings, M.683 (2014-5)




Camerata variabile (Isabelle Schnöller, flute ; Helena Winkelman, violin ; Lea Boesch, viola ; Christoph Dangel, cello)

With works by Juon, Kraus, Schubert and Strauss/Schönberg


Fribourg, Centre Le Phénix Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015, 8 pm

Zurich, Wasserkirche Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015, 7.30 pm

Basel, Gare du Nord Thursday, June 4th, 2015, 8 pm

Schaffhausen, Rathauslaube Sunday, June 7th, 2015, 5 pm






Complainte for solo violin, M. 633 (2003)


During the 19th Schubertiade organised by the French-speaking Swiss Broadcasting Espace 2


Malwina Sosnowski, violin


With works by Biber, Holliger, Milstein and Schnittke


Biel, City Church – Saturday, September 5th, 2015, 12.30 am

Biel, New Museum – Saturday, September 5th, 2015, 3.30 pm





Vision Immanente for orchestra, M.464 (1992, revised 2006)


Ombre (Shadow), for orchestra, M.515 (1995-8)




Vevey (Switzerland), Auditorium AlphAnimA Thursday, September 17th, 2015, 6.30 pm – 8.00 pm




 rombul1a   Other various concerts are to be planned, but I am awaiting the dates, the locations...


!!!!! Changes of dates and locations may be possible !!!!!