As part of the Homage Series 2015-16 honouring composer John Rea, in 2015 the SMCQ (Société de musique contemporaine du Québec) produced a 30-minute broadcast simply titled «John Rea, compositeur». This short film lets you acquaint yourself with and appreciate the creator, his universe and artistic approach.

From September 14 until December 4th, 2016, this documentary is being broadcast on Canal Savoir. Moreover it has been programmed approximately ten times on this station and is slated for five upcoming broadcasts…

  1. Monday, November 28 at 11:30 pm
  2. Tuesday, November 29 at 7 pm
  3. Wednesday, November 30 at 10 am
  4. Friday, December 2 at 5 pm
  5. and Sunday, December 4 at 8:30 pm

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.

News written by Michel Joanny-Furtin (translation / adaptation: Peggy Niloff) and posted on Monday, October 31, 2016.