Séverine Ballon

Séverine Ballon's work as a performer focusses on regular performance of key works of the cello repertoire and numerous direct collaborations with composers. Her researches as improviser have helped her to extend the sonic and technical resources of her instrument.  She particularly enjoys working  with composers and has worked with Helmut Lachenmann, Chaya Czernowin, Rebecca Saunders, Liza Lim. She has premiered solo works which have been written for her,  including those from Rebecca Saunders, Mauro Lanza, Franck Bedrossian. Séverine is a member of the Elision ensemble.  Her solo CD  »Solitude« is released on the label AEON.