fred voisin

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Biography

mercredi 1er janvier 2014, par Fred

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Researcher in ethnomusicology, music technology and artificial intelligence, producer of original computer music with internationally renowned composers, choreographers and interpreters in numerous concerts, since 1989.

Professional experience

  • 2017 : Computer Music Designer at Laboratoire d’Etude de l’Apprentissage et du Developpement (LEAD), UMR 5022 CNRS - Université de Bourgogne. Design of interactive music devices for cognitive rehabilitation.
  • 2016 : Engineer at Arts et Métiers - ParisTech, Insitut Image (Chalon-sur-Saone). Interactive sound design in Virtual Reality for Cognitive Rehabilitation
  • 2015 : Computer Music Designer at IRCAM. Design and application of an experimental design for the study of imitation of sound by vocal and gesture (European FET Project Skat-VG), in Collaboration with Patrick Susini, Frédéric Bevilacqua, Guillaume Lemaitre.
  • Since 2012 : Independent computer music and sound designer, producer (Smart Music Engines)
  • 2007-2012 : Teacher in Computer Music at Université de Belfort-Montbéliard (Master in Multimedia Products and Services) and at Conservatoire de Musique du Pays de Montbéliard (France)
  • 2004-2006 : Leader of musical research, Centre National de Recherche Musicale (CIRM) at Nice, France. Design, development and musical applications of artificial neural networks (neuromuse project) ; realization of computer music projects, conferences, concerts, experiments et music installations
  • 2000 – 2004 : Independent tutor in computer music, performances and concerts in France and abroad (Art Zoyd, Fin novembre, CIRM and artists)
  • 1995 – 2004 : Computer Music Designer (tutor) at IRCAM, Paris. Design and realisation of music performances using computer music together with the invited composers, tutor for computers and for sound projection during concerts in France and abroad
  • 1989 – 1995 : associate researcher in ethnomusicology, Laboratoire des Langues et Civilisations à Tradition Orale (LACITO), CNRS (UPR 31-21), Paris. In collaboration with Prof. Simha Arom : experimental studies of central african and indonesian music. Field research : conception, realization, analysis, publications. Member of Société Française d’Ethnomusicologie, member of the European Society for Ethnomusicology, founding member of the European Society for Cognitive Sciences of Music.


A propos

(in French)


- What about the “cyborg workshop” and “Rituel cyborg” (Sparse, 2013)

- Entretien avec Didier Aschour et Kasper Toeplitz (Revue et corrigée, 2009)

- Entretien avec Gérôme Delormas (Revue de Lux, 2008)

- « Portrait : Frédéric Voisin et le chant des disques durs », (Pierre Gervasoni, Le Monde, April 4th 2002)

- Entretien avec Christian Braut (Keyboard Magazine, 1993)

- Reportage : « A l’appel des sirènes » (La marseillaise de l’Essonne, 1979)