Vande Gorne, Annette
- Eric de Visscher
(b Charleroi, Jan 6, 1946). Belgian composer. After studying classical music at the conservatories of Mons and Brussels and with Absil, she encountered the acousmatic music developed by Pierre Schaeffer's Groupe de Recherches Musicales. Fascinated by the work of such composers as François Bayle and Pierre Henry, she attended the Paris Conservatoire to study with Schaeffer and Reibel. On returning to Belgium she founded the Musiques et Recherches association and the Métamorphoses d'Orphée studio, soon to be among the leading centres of musical teaching and creativity specializing in acousmatic and electro-acoustic music. Since ...