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METIS – A NON PROFIT ORGANIZATION

METIS is the support structure for International Institute of World Music (IIWM). It has been accompanying the Institute throughout its development and is participating in this way to its emergence.

The aim of METIS is to facilitate, to enhance and to promote :

> Professional actions and activities or professionalization in process, in fields, such as artistical, cultural, sports, educational and social relationships.
> Training of women, men and children
> Participation in cultural and/or sport events, and even in social and professional integration.

OLIVIER GISCARD D’ESTAING, HONORARY CHAIRMAN
ANDRÉ MANOUKIAN, SPONSOR

TEACHING ARTISTS

  • ARAB-ANDALUSIAN Music
    > Fouad DIDI
    : Arabic Violin, Oud, song, Derbouka…
  • ARGENTINA
    > Victor Hugo VILLENA : Bandoneon
  • ARMENIA
    > Lévon MINASSIAN : Doudouk
  • BRAZIL
    > Cristiano NASCIMENTO : Guitar from Brazil
  • BULGARIA
    > Milena JELIAZKOVA : Profane and sacred songs, monodic or polyphonic
    > Maya MIHNEVA : Coded, improvised and singing dances
  • CHINA
    > Sissy ZHOU : Gu Zheng (Chinese zither)
  • GREECE & ASIA MINOR
    > Ourania LAMPROPOULOU : Repertoires from Greece – practice & theory
    > Maria SIMOGLOU : Greek and Asia Minor songs
  • INDIA
    > Maitryee MAHATMA : Kathak dance (classical dance from North India)
  • JUDEO-SPANISH music and songs
    > Françoise ATLAN
  • KURDISH and PERSIAN worlds
    > Shadi FATHI
    : Daf
  • MONGOLIA
    > Johanni CURTET
    : Khöömii (diphonic chant)

MUSICAL EDUCATION

> Valérie FLORAC, Professor at the Aubagne Conservatory
> Valérie MONDÉSIR, Professor at the Marseille Conservatory
> Violaine SULTAN, Professor at the Marseille Conservatory

REFLECTION COMMITTEE

  • Jean-Luc BONNET: Director of Cultural Affaires & Director of the Aubagne Conservatory
  • Clo COINEL, Guitar professor
  • Fouad DIDI, Artist and teacher at the National conservatory of Toulon and at the Cité de la musique in Marseille
  • Fabrice DUBOIS,  Deputy and educational director at the Martigues Conservatory
  • Valérie FLORAC, Piano professor & vocal coach at the Marseille National Conservatory
  • Stéphanie GUY-AUBERT, Music Professor at the Aix-Marseille Academy
  • Jean-François HÉRON, Choir and orchestra conductor
  • Jean-Marie JACONO, Musicologist & Head of International Relations at the Department of Arts at the University of Marseille
  • Nicolas JOURNOT, Administrator at CNRR of Marseille
  • Céline LE CORROLLER, Former Director of Partnerships at Sciences Po (Political Sciences) of Aix-en-Provence
  • Olivier METAY, Educational coordinator at the CNRR of Marseille
  • Florence MORALI, Co-head of the Cultural Management License at the Nice Academy
  • Isabelle RENUCCI, Head of License at the S.A.T.I.S Department of the Aix-Marseille University

PEDAGOGICAL COMMITTEE

  • Olivier METAY, Pedagogical Director at CNRR Marseille
  • Sami SADAK, Ethnomusicologist & artistic director of Babel Med Music
  • Philippe FANISE, Artistic director of the traditional world Music and Dance, within the regional agencies for performing art (Aram-Lr and Arcade)
  • Claude FREISSINIER, Director of Arts and Music in Provence

BOARD COMMITTEE

  • Christian MARTINEZ, President
  • Jean-Luc BONNET, Vice-President
  • Florence LOESEL, Treasurer
  • Christian LEFORT, Secretary
  • Laurence FANTONE, Administrator
  • Isabelle RENUCCI, Administrator
  • Jean-Christophe HUMBERT, Administrator
  • Philippe-Louis RULLIER, Administrator
  • Josiane CHATAIN, Honorary Member

OPERATION TEAM

  • Margaret PIU-DECHENAUX, Managing Director, Founder of IIWM
  • Augustin AUBERT, Editor
  • Johanna AUCLAIR, Administration officer
  • Wafa OUALD, Communication, production & project coordination officer
  • Cécile ROBERT, Communication and development officer
  • Perrine SEGHIER, Press officer
  • Marie ROZET, Public relations & ticket sales
  • Linda KRIKORIAN, Logistic coordination
  • Alice CHIREUX, Graphic designer
  • Fatiha LAKHDARI, Coordinator
  • Agnès MENABREAZ, Photography
  • Gabriele SPATH, Translator

MUSICAL EDUCATION

  • Valérie FLORAC, Professor at the Aubagne Conservatory
  • Valérie MONDÉSIR, Professor at the Marseille Conservatory
  • Violaine SULTAN, Professor at the Marseille Conservatory

SCIENTIFIC AND ARTISTIC COMMITTEE

(Jury members)

TRAINEES

  • Clara MAJCICA
  • Shady EL GOHARY
  • Pauline BEDON
  • Marily HAZAN
  • Adélie AGUILA
  • Axelle GORGE
  • Clarisse BARBARIN
  • Céline MALFAIT