Wednesday, January 26, 2011
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discount on almost all festival events. Hurry, the first 10 card… Continued
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
This morning a press conference was held where the lineup for the 5th edition of the next Montréal/Nouvelles Musiques festival (MNM), (February 18th to 26th) was announced. Finally, you can discover w… Continued
Tuesday, January 11, 2011
After the holidays, the SMCQ team is back in force for the countdown to Montréal/New Musics festival 2011!
We are particularly proud to announce that memorable music/dance performance La Vie qui bat w… Continued
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
The SMCQ team wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We look forward to seeing you in January 2011 as we countdown towards the 5th edition of the Montréal/Nouvelles Musiques festival (MNM)… Continued
Wednesday, December 15, 2010
The La Fugue show is still on tour and its success knows no borders!
After Whales, the team was in St. Catharines, Ontario last week and they were received with the same enthusiasm on both sides of th… Continued
Tuesday, December 14, 2010
We are pleased to announce that actor/dancer Marc Béland has agreed to be the spokesperson for the next Montreal/ New Music International Festival (MNM) taking place February 18th to the 26th, 2011. W… Continued
Wednesday, December 1, 2010
In keeping with the last Homage Series, Circuit, musiques contemporaines magazine dedicated its last edition to Gilles Tremblay. Gilles Tremblay, ou le plain-chant contemporain is the title of this vo… Continued
Monday, November 29, 2010
The complete video-interviews related to the concert Homage to Gilles Tremblay — A Recital are now available!
Eight composers describe their work and Gilles Tremblay’s influence on their artistic evol… Continued
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
The race is on to get hold of tickets for Louise Bessette’s great marathon of world premieres!
Indeed, the Homage to Gilles Tremblay — A Recital, is so popular that we were sold out on Monday morning.… Continued
Thursday, November 18, 2010
Only one week left until pianist Louise Bessette’s phenomenal marathon of world premieres!
To help us hold on until then (and make us smile a bit), illustrator Élisabeth Eudes-Pascal seized her pencil… Continued
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
The SMCQ is very pleased to greet Mr. Sylvain Leith as president and Mr. Sylvain Chartier as new member on its Board, both unanimously elected during the general annual assembly last night. The SMCQ w… Continued
Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Actors and musicians of La fugue, our show for teens — presented in tandem with the with the company Qui va là — are currently on tour across the ocean!
After its November 2008 presentation at the Fes… Continued
Monday, November 8, 2010
It is with great regret that we have learned the sudden decease of Pierre Toth last November 5th. Member of the SMCQ Board of Directors since 2005, guest professor of international business at HEC Mon… Continued
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
Last Thursday, Walter Boudreau received Frankenstein at his grand Halloween aural buffet!
As starters, guests were completely immersed in Louis Dufort’s post-nuclear sound universe for 14 surrounding… Continued
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
Program notes for the Halloween Concert are now available online!… Continued
Monday, October 18, 2010
Simon Fournier, Louis Dufort and Walter Boudreau present the works to be featured at October 28th’s Halloween concert. See the concert page… Continued
Wednesday, October 6, 2010
We are particularly pleased with the first concert of our season featuring guest artists Trio George Sand. On the night of the concert, they impressed a full room with the precision and the enthusiasm… Continued
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
… Until the first concert of our season!
Trio George Sand members arrive today from Paris, and are getting ready for their very first concert in Canada. Tickets are available right now at 514-843-9305… Continued
Thursday, September 16, 2010
In this new video filmed by Pierre Saint-Amand, George Sand Trio violinist Virginie Buscail tells us about the works her trio will be presenting in their next show in Montréal. This concert will launc… Continued
Thursday, September 9, 2010
The Groupe Le Vivier’s festive inaugural gathering will be held next Tuesday, in the location provided in April by the Ministère de la Culture, des Communications et de la Condition féminine:
the Bibl… Continued
Wednesday, August 25, 2010
A vast array of SMCQ Jeunesse school projects are being launched today. This fall, our special features revolve around the great Halloween Party concert:
teachers’ training course, children’s workshop… Continued
Tuesday, August 17, 2010
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Aida Aoun as General Director of the Société de musique contemporaine du Québec. Succeeding Pierrette Gingras, she will head the upcoming season of the Mo… Continued
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
The SMCQ staff is back and ready to dive into the new season. With five concerts of the Montreal Series throughout the year, the Montreal/New Music festival (5th edition) in February, activities in sc… Continued
Tuesday, August 3, 2010
It is with great regret that we have learned the decease of Otto Jaochim, one of Canada’s pioneer composers of aleatoric and electroacoustic music. Solo violist for the OSM, the McGill Chamber Orchest… Continued