Marco Marini was the last technical assistant of Bernard Parmegiani. He accompanied Bernard at his studio in rue du château (Paris) from December 2007 to the end of his life. Today, Marco is in touch with Claude-Anne, Bernard’s wife, and help her to monitor Bernard’s work. Marini is very honored to play two pieces in tribute to the deceased Master:
« La Mémoire des sons » (2000) – 24’40’’
« La roue ferris » (1971) – 10’41’’
Marco Marini (*1961, Paris) started music in 1979. Professional drummer in differents bands and differents styles (jazz, rock, pop etc.), he graduated from the Dante Agostini school in Paris. He gave workshops for drums and percussions from 1985 to 1998. From 1995 to 2005 he worked as composer, musician and actor in Materia Prima Company. He has been involved in numerous international tours in Swizerland, Germany, Italy, Austria, Sweden, Poland, Lithuania, Belgium, Russia, and has been composing music for drama and choregraphy since then.
His artistic work is oriented in electroacoustic music, composing for theater and dance companies
commissioned by public authorities and also in improvisation with drums and with his own
dedicated textile interface.
Photo: Marco Marini, photo by F. Jellaoui.