Such as Theseus unrolls the thread given by Ariadne to find his way through the labyrinth, Marianne Piketty tries to find her way through the labyrinth of time by inventing a path from Baroque to present. She thus gives shape and life to Ariadne by crossing the voices of Pietro Locatelli and Alex Nante
10th May 2019 : Release of the CD «Le Fil d’Ariane» (Locatelli – Nante) – Evidence Classics. Marianne Piketty and «Le Concert Idéal». Paris premiere : 13th May 2019 in Théâtre Le Ranelagh. For more information : Locatelli, Nante: Le Fil d’Ariane https://www.theatre-ranelagh.com/fr/actualite/marianne-piketty-et-son-ensemble-le-concert-ideal
14th March 2019 : premiere of «Invocación» for orchestra, by the Orquesta Filarmónica de Buenos Aires conducted by Enrique Arturo Diemecke in Teatro Colón of Buenos Aires, Argentina. «Invocación» is edited by Durand / Universal Music Publishing Classical. For more information : https://www.durand-salabert-eschig.com/fr-FR/News/2019/03/Alex-Nante—Invocation.aspx
Helles Bild for orchestra (2014 – rev. 2018) won the 2nd Prize of the Basel Composition Competition 2019. It was premiered by the Symphonieorchester Basel conducted by Francesc Prat on the 22nd February 2019.
Best film music by Alex Nante for «Muere Monstruo Muere», film by Alejandro Fadel. Sadaic prize – Mar del Plata International Film Festival.
«Helles Bild», for large orchestra, finalist in the Basel Composition Competition. Premiere : February 22nd 2019 by the Basel Symphony Orchestra conducted by Francesc Prats. for more information : https://www.baselcompetition.com/eng/BASEL-COMPOSITION-COMPETITION
«Ocho variaciones sobre la imagen de un sueño» (2017) included in the CD «Music for Bassoon and piano» – Brilliant Classics – Carmen Mainer, Ana Mainer and Enrique Escartín.
Three works by Alex Nante were played in Zagreb World Saxophone Congress 2018 : «Trois Nocturnes» by Claude Delangle and Odile Delangle. (Piece edited by Henry Lemoine) «Sol Negro» by Evgeni Novikov and Cantus Ensemble conducted by Berislav Sipus. «Retour du rite» by Alfonso Padilla For more information : http://www.zagrebsaxcongress.com/
World premiere of «Arianna«, by Marianne Piketty and her ensemble Le Concert Idéal, with the participation of Olivier Fourés in Festival «Les Traversées» of Abbaye de Noirlac, France. «Arianna» is a concert that combines works of the baroque composer Pietro Antonio Locatelli and new pieces by Alex Nante in dialogue with his music.
Muere, Monstruo, Muere by Alejandro Fadel was selected in Un Certain Regard at the Cannes Festival. Alejandro FADEL – Director Alejandro FADEL – Script / Dialogue Alex NANTE – Music Santiago FUMAGALLI – Sound Andres ESTRADA – Film Editor Manuel REBELLA – Director of Photography Julian APEZTEGUÍA – Director of Photography Sébastien ARIAUX – Sound