Institut national de l'audiovisuel (France). Groupe de recherches musicales

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Institut national de l'audiovisuel (France). Groupe de recherches musicales

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The Groupe de Recherches Musicales (GRM) is a French organization devoted to electro-acoustic music production, concerts, research, and teaching. It formed in 1958, including founding members Pierre Schaeffer, Luc Ferrarum François-Bernard Mâche, Ivo Malec, and Iannis Xenakis. Later members also included Bernard Parmegiani and François Bayle. In 1975, GRM became part of a new society of Office de Radiodiffusion-Télévision Française (ORTF), the Institut National de l’Audiovisuel (INA). Bayle succeeded Schaeffer as the director of GRM in 1966, followed by Daniel Teruggi in 1997.


Paris, France

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Created March 26, 2020.




Smalley, Denis. "Groupe de Recherches Musicales." Grove Music Online. 2001.

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