• Monday, March 1, 2010
    Quebec teachers please note: there is still time to register your classes for the Le Grand jeu / La Grande écoute project! You need only commit to having your students listen or play a Gilles Tremblay… Continued
  • Monday, February 15, 2010
    For the 25th anniversary of its Grand Prix, the Conseil des arts de Montréal presents 24 video-clips in honour of the creators and builders who have contributed to the development and fame of Montreal… Continued
  • Wednesday, February 10, 2010
    Sadly, we have learned yesterday morning that composer Jacques Hétu, one of the most prolific and widely played Canadian composers, passed away on February 9th. As the Conseil québécois de la musique… Continued
  • Tuesday, February 9, 2010
    On February 13th, Patricia Abbott will give a presentation on Gilles Tremblay’s Vêpres de la Vierge as part of her lecture entitled “Choral Gems from French Canada” for attendees at the 2010 ACDA (Ame… Continued
  • Wednesday, February 3, 2010
    See the concert page… Continued
  • Monday, February 1, 2010
    We are very pleased to inform you that the concert La porte du ciel, a tribute to Stockhausen which was presented last season by the SMCQ and the Faculté de musique de l’Université de Montréal, won tw… Continued
  • Tuesday, January 19, 2010
    You want to hear recordings of Gilles Tremblay’s music or consult some of his scores? The Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec has just offered about twenty documents by Gilles Tremblay, to r… Continued
  • Tuesday, January 12, 2010
    The Le Grand jeu / La Grande écoute project has already been talked about in many media across the province: Édition Beauce, Québec hebdo, Le Nord-Est (Côte-Nord), L’Oie blanche (Chaudière-Appalaches)… Continued
  • Thursday, December 17, 2009
    Best wishes for the holidays and happy new year! Please note that our offices will be closed from December 19th, to January 3rd inclusive. Looking forward to seeing you again next year! Continued
  • Tuesday, December 15, 2009
    Plusieurs photos du concert du 6 décembre, Vers une étoile, sont disponibles sur la page Facebook de la SMCQ. Voir les photos… Continued
  • Friday, December 4, 2009
    Yves Daoust, who will be presenting his piece Chorals ornés during the next concert of the SMCQ (on Sunday, December 6th), received the Serge-Garant composition prize from the Émile-Nelligan Foundatio… Continued
  • Thursday, December 3, 2009
    In honour of the first performance of Vers une étoile, an organ piece composed by Gilles Tremblay in 1993 for Bernard Foccroule, Radio-Canada presented a reporting by James Dormeyer at the Beaux Diman… Continued
  • Wednesday, December 2, 2009
    See the concert page… Continued
  • Wednesday, November 25, 2009
    After an “all-Tremblay” week-end with three performances of his new opera (Chants Libres), the broadcasting of his “sound landscape” (Centre-élan, Réseaux), the first performance of two arrangements f… Continued
  • Thursday, November 19, 2009
    The SMCQ will be present at the congress of the FAMEQ (Federation of Music Educators of Québec Associations), which will be held in Montreal from November 19 to 21. All the teachers’ material for the… Continued
  • Monday, November 16, 2009
    Chants libres [lyric creation company] offers us a glimpse of L’eau qui danse, la pomme qui chante et l’oiseau qui dit la vérité, an opera by Gilles Tremblay which will be first performed next Novemb… Continued
  • Thursday, November 5, 2009
    On November 15th (Salle Olivier Messiaen, 6 pm), SMCQ artistic director Walter Boudreau will be in Paris attending the production of his transcription of Romantic Medley (Frank Zappa) for voice and fe… Continued
  • Thursday, October 29, 2009
    The first SMCQ concert has come and gone, but the season is just starting. By May, the SMCQ will have presented five concerts in its regular series.Register by December 1st, 2009, and enjoy all the be… Continued
  • Thursday, October 29, 2009
    Subscribe to the regular SMCQ season for… whatever amount you choose. Yes, it’s true! Composers, composition students and music teachers can indeed subscribe to all SMCQ concerts via a voluntary contr… Continued
  • Tuesday, October 20, 2009
    One of the works of composer Analia Llugdar, a member of the SMCQ artistic committee, will be presented in Belgium on October 25th. Luvina (for solo cello) will be performed by Gabriel Prynn as part o… Continued
  • Thursday, October 8, 2009
    A blog paying tribute to Gilles Tremblay On October 1st the SMCQ launched a blog paying tribute to Gilles Tremblay. Throughout the season it will be maintained by composers, performers, musicologists… Continued
  • Wednesday, September 30, 2009
    Walter Boudreau and Marie-Josee Simard discuss Souffles, which will be presented at the Série Hommage Grand Opening Concert, (October 1st). From the rehearsal rooms to the score, this video clip invit… Continued
  • Monday, September 21, 2009
    More info on the Homage Series… Continued
  • Thursday, September 17, 2009
    Our 2009-10 launch took place yesterday evening at the Salle Pierre-Mercure, in the presence of all the partners involved in the Gilles Tremblay Homage Series. Attendees were treated to a performance… Continued

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