Eryck Abecassis

Eryck Abecassis is a composer, musician and an electric guitar player. He composes and plays music for a wide range comprising of orchestral to chamber music, electronic, theater, street theater and cinema. He moved to Paris in 1976 to study Cinema, and also worked as a photographer. In 1979 he decided to concentrate on music.

He started doing workshops on instrumental research at the IRCAM (Institute for music/acoustic research and coordination) in Paris. (where he also did a Computer Music Course) He has been commissioned to compose music for Radio-France, Gmem, Ina-Grm, Grame, French government. His music has been played in International music festivals of « Présences », « Les musiques-Marseille », « Musiques en scène-Lyon », »Amplitude- festival Denmark », »Computer art festival – Padova  » and some others.

As an electronic musician he travels in many countries like Spain, Brasil, Germany, Austria, England, Sweden, South Korea, Italy… Digging his style now at the edges of contemporary and electronic « noise music », with a large use of the computer, both in writing process and like a musical instrument.

Since few years, Eryck Abecassis write also musical forms for outside areas like cities, streets and landscapes. He is actually preparing a land opera called Shipbreakers, with Marseille Provence 2013. His music have been played by Ensembles like EOC, Ars Nova, Diotima, Equinoxe, Insieme, Octuor de violoncelles, Trio Aller-retour, Accroche- note, Ensemble FA, Ensemble Erwartung…many others and solist.


Noisindia #14 TEASER feat. Eryck Abecassis – live electronics Olivia Rosenthal – Les Escales Improbables de Montréal 2015

Debate hosted by Tristan Malavoy, September 8 at Laïka

Show Noisindia#,  on September 9

Show Noisindia# , on September 10


Eryck ABECASSIS – April 26th 2015 // INA Grm – Chrysalide // studio 104 from Eryck Abecassis on Vimeo.


La Vague – Dijon, rue Vauban (2011) from Eryck Abecassis on Vimeo.