Courbes d'étoiles III

2001

Courbes d’étoiles III - "L'Etoile Sombre De Kobe" 

for solo piano

from the cycle Courbes d'Etoiles I - VI  ( a work in progress)



Courbes d’étoiles III - "L'Etoile Sombre De Kobe" ("The Dark Star Of Kobe"), was written for my wife, the japanese pianist Nao Momitani (originally from Kobe, Japan), echoing the death of her mother. A place where the curves tell us about the last atoms of a disappearing star, in order to keep some hints of a lost memory. A very expressive work, simple but complex, like a Japanese Zen garden with its scattered stones referring to a single star in our inner soul.

Courbes d’étoile III was premiered by Nao Momitani in a monographic concert at the Contemporary Art Museum of Liege (2001)


Nao Momitani on Youtube (Mons, festival VIA - 2012) :


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