Institut de recherche et coordination acoustique musique Paris

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Institut de recherche et coordination acoustique musique Paris

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President Georges Pompidou invited Pierre Boulez to establish the Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique (IRCAM) in Paris in 1970, with a mandate as a centre for research into new music and related technologies. The centre became operational in 1977 with Boulez as director, followed by Laurent Bayle in 1992.


Paris, France

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Created March 26, 2020.




Manning, Peter. "Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique." Grove Music Online. 2001.

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