Montréal (Québec), 1979

Nicolas Gilbert is a composer and novelist living and working in Montréal. His music is performed around the world by orchestras, ensembles and soloists such as the Montréal Symphony, Orchestre Métropolitain, Edmonton Symphony, Vancouver Symphony, SMCQ, Molinari and Bozzini Quartets, and Continuum. He is recipient of numerous grants and awards including the 2008 “Composer of the year” Opus Prize awarded by the Quebec Music Council and ten SOCAN Awards for Young Composers.