Olivier Girouard seeks to set music in motion. He works with artists from various disciplines, notably in the areas of dance, sound art, video and visual art. At the Montréal Conservatory and under the direction of Yves Daoust, he studied electroacoustic composition at the graduate level. Girouard has received a number of awards, including the Hughes-LeCaine prize, given by SOCAN. His works have been performed in Europe, and in North and South America.