The Center for New Music and Audio Technologies (CNMAT), the UC Berkeley Department of Music, and the Berkeley New Music Project are partnering with the Conservatoire National Supérieur Musique et Danse de Lyon (CNSMDL) in a collaborative concert featuring new compositions by Berkeley and Lyon Composers performed by the ECO Ensemble on December 8th at 8pm.  The same new compositions will travel to France in January as part of a featured concert in Lyon at Festival Empreintes. The works have been composed for various arrangements of strings and electronics.

The Lyon composers include, Sami Naslin, Diane Daher, Vincent Portes. The Berkeley composers include, Kayla Cashetta, Danniel Ribeiro, Andrew Blanton.