Jan Van Landeghem studied composition and organ at the Brussels and Maastricht Conservatories. He has written more than 200 compostions and has been invited to give numerous concerts and lectures at several universities abroad. Nowadays he is professor composition at the Conservatory of Brussels. He is currently preparing a Doctorate in the Arts on the subject "Chanson de fou" a cross-sectoral composition. He is bringing together poetry, dance and music with polysystem techniques. The research interest are spatialisation, semiotics of music, carnatic and african rhythms and choreography in relation with the poetry of "Chanson de fou" by Emile Verhaeren.
Chanson de Fou - Montage 1