The project conceived by Zad Moultaka merges the musical and visual research in a synergy of forms, materials, and sounds. Zad Moultaka has chosen to reflect upon the Orient of today, by humming a prayer ripped and controlled by the sovereign, motor of all things, presiding over the adoration of Earth as well as its destruction.
Shamash is the continuation of Zad Moultaka’s work on sound synthesis begun in 2016 at IRCAM with UM. The electronic
Commisioned by the Lebanese Ministry of Cultural Affairs
Zad Moultaka composition and conception
Gilbert NounoIRCAM Computer Music Design
Luca BagnoliIRCAM Sound Engineer