The Homage Series 2015-16 honouring composer John Rea continues on Canal Savoir this summer. This 30-minute broadcast simply titled “John Rea, compositeur” was produced in 2015 by the SMCQ (Société de musique contemporaine du Québec).

This short film lets you acquaint yourself with and appreciate the creator, his universe and artistic approach. This documentary will be programmed broadcast from July 10 to July 16, and from August 28 to September 3, at the following dates and times:

  • Monday, July 10 at 10.30 am
  • Tuesday, July 11 at 2:30 pm
  • Tuesday, July 11 at 11 pm
  • Wednesday, July 12 at 10.30 am
  • Friday, July 14 at 04 am
  • Sunday, July 16 at 00.00
  • Monday, August 28 at 10.30 am
  • Tuesday, August 29 at 2:30 pm
  • Tuesday, August 29 at 11 pm
  • Wednesday, August 30 at 10.30 am
  • Friday, September 01 at 4 am
  • Sunday, September 03 at 00.00

It is one of many opportunities to discover or re-discover the path and works of a current key composer, as well as understanding how contemporary music enriches our daily life.

After John Rea, José Evangelista will be the next composer honored in our Homage Series 2017-18.

News written by Michel Joanny-Furtin and posted on Thursday, June 22, 2017.

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