Catalog & Projects of Creations

Projects in the pipeline

“Sur l’étoffe de mon âme”

Creation March 22, 2024 / Festival Electrosession / Saint-Palais sur Mer

Lyric poem commissioned by the Ars Nova ensemble, based on a poem by the Persian poet Tahéré Qurrat al-Ayn.

For 6 musicians: contralto voice, string quartet and piano

Running time: 7’45

Editions L’octanphare

“Visions”

Creation October 23, 2024

New commission by the Ars Nova ensemble written on Hildegarde von Bingen’s thoughts for choir, organ and ensemble: saxophone, brass quintet, accordion and percussion, conducted by Jérôme Pillement as part of the Royan-Orgues festival.

Running time: 10′

“Mes forêts”

Creation Project

Project to create a cycle of melodies based on poems by Quebec poet Hélène Dorion.

For two female voices (contralto and soprano) and instrumental ensemble, for opera singers Aude Extremo and Jeanne Crousaud.

“Incarnation”

Creation 2024

Lyric poem for orchestra and choir based on a text by Roja Chamankar, not yet premiered, written in August 2023

Running time: 10’16

Catalog of Creations

Chamber Music

“Sixième sens”

Creation March 8, 2024

Instrumental solo for bass clarinet created by Eric Lamberger – Commissioned by Ars Nova, will be broadcast as a Mosaïqueon the web.

Running time: 2’21

“Le feu & l’eau”

Creation July 2023 / Centre culturel de Sarlat la Canéda

Melody creation

For vocals and harp

Festival Les Musicales

Running time: 6’34

“La chambre secrète”

Creation June 2023 / CRR d’Aubervilliers

Instrumental piece created by the 2E2M ensemble directed by Léo Margue

For 4 musicians: flutes, bass trombone, percussion and double bass

Running time: 11’18

“Solstice – chant à la lune”

Creation March 2023 / Philharmonie de Paris

Creation on a poem by Houshang Ebtehâj, performed by Multilatérale ensemble

Commissioned by the Philharmonie de Paris

For 6 musicians: contralto voice, violin, harp, piano, cello and clarinets

Tremplin de la Création

Running time: 7’59

“Heureux celui qui n’a pas de Patrie”

Creation June 2022 / CRR d’Aubervilliers

Lyric poem created by the Accroche Note ensemble on a text by Hannah Arendt

For 4 musicians: soprano, clarinets, electric guitar and cello

Running time: 8’26

“Ode à la terre”

Creation June 2021 

Lyric poem created by Court-Circuit ensemble and Eliette Prévot, based on a text by Amina Saïd, for light soprano, oboe, French horn, viola and percussion. 

Duration:  8’26

“Le songe d’Ossian”

Creation June 2017 / Bibliothèque Départementale de Provence

Creation of a lyrical piece based on Ossian’s poetry

For mezzo-soprano, tenor and harp with Jean-Christophe Born

Commissioned by the Bibliothèque Départementale de Marseille as part of the art history symposium “La légende d’Ossian et l’art préromantique en Europe”.

Running time: 18’54

Live Performance Music

Music for “Vienne 1913”

July 2022 / Avignon Festival

Creation of incidental music commissioned by the Influenscènes company for a musical theater piece.

Solo harp

Festival d’Avignon, Théâtre des Gémeaux

“De Femmes en Femmes”

November 2021

Concert program and album

Compositions and arrangements of Sephardic melodies for harp, vocals and percussion

Cie Des Lieux & Des Êtres

Album distributed by Absilone

“En-Vie”

March 2020 / Ferme du Buisson – Scène Nartionale

Creation of music and libretto for circus show with circus artist Lucie Lastella

For 2 musicians and band: vocals, harp and percussion

Commissioned by La Ferme du Buisson- scène Nationale in partnership with Circus Next, Le plus petit cirque du monde, Espace Périphérique – La Villette

Cie Des Lieux & Des Êtres

Running time: 35’11

“Return, forgetful muse”

Summer 2019

Song from the show “En-Vie” based on W.Shakespeare’s sonnet 100

Clip production

For voice and harp

Cie Des Lieux & Des Êtres

Running time: 6’51

Chant d’une Amazone”

February 2019 / Chapiteau Raj’ganawack

Music for circus artist Lucie Lastella

For vocals, harp and looper

Commissioned by Plus Petit Cirque du Monde

Cie Des Lieux & Des Êtres

Running time: 14’12

“L’Envol d’Arzach”

2017 / Dinan Harp Festival

Lyrical epic

For vocals, harp and percussion

Cie Des Lieux & Des Êtres

Running time 14’32

“Les ailes ne poussent que la nuit”

July 2010 / Festival d’Avignon

Music for the puppet show “Les ailes ne poussent que la nuit” 

Commissioned by Artemisia

“De l’endroit où je suis, je voudrais voir l’envers”

August 2007

Creation of an album of compositions based on poems by Eric Boyer

For voice and harp

Cie Des Lieux & Des Êtres

“Laisse-moi m’évaporer dans l’espace”

December 2002

Creation of a solo album

For vocals and harp

“Le Sac” , “Le Protée”

October 2002 / Espace Alternation Paris

Creation of musical tales for the “Au bout du nez” group

For 4 musicians: vocals, harp, electric guitar, drums and double bass

Electroacoustic Music / Installation

“Souffle”

Created February 2021 / CRR d’Aubervilliers

Mixed piece created by Philippe Récard of the Ars Nova ensemble with Youssra Khechai

For 2 musicians: bassoons, cello and spatialized diffusion, broadcast in quadraphony

Running time: 12’16

“Le Monde intérieur de Pierre”

July 2006

Creation of an album of electroacoustic music for installation, commissioned by the sculptor Pierre Shasmoukine for his exhibition: Galerie Gorodka.

Music by sculpture at the Sarlat la Canéda Art Gallery

Cie Des Lieux & Des Êtres

Agenda

Sophie Leleu will be back on stage soon.

22/03/2024

Concert / ARS NOVA Ensemble

Premiere of my new piece "Sur l'étoffe de mon âme" for contralto voice, string quartet and piano, followed by Chausson's Chanson Perpétuelle / Festival Electrosession

29/02/2024

Carmen Flamenco / Scène en Grand Pic Saint-Loup

role of Carmen / La Scène en Grand Pic Saint-Loup / Saint-Gély du Fesc

Cies Influenscènes and Flamenco Vivo

08/02/2024

Music for 18 / Lieu Unique

Concerts on February 8 and 9, 2024 with the Links ensemble at Le Lieu Unique, Nantes