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Radio ›› Tuesday, May 31, 2016
De souffles et de machines
Les pâleurs de la lune (2013-14), 19m00s [excerpt]
CD: Collection QB (2016) CQB 1618

Blog ›› Tuesday, May 31, 2016

  • Today…

    … is the birthday of Jocelyn Robert (1959).

    May 31, 2016 ›› General
  • Current & Upcoming Events

    • Open Ears 2016 (Until Jun 4)
    • Re:flux 11 (Jun 3 to 5)
    May 31, 2016 ›› Live Events
  • Pierre Alexandre Tremblay in Dernières nouvelles d’Alsace

    “Proposés par le LabEX GREAM et l’Université de Strasbourg, une masterclass et un concert déploient la versatilité du compositeur et improvisateur québécois Pierre Alexandre Tremblay. […]”

    May 18, 2016 ›› Press
  • Les accords intuitifs in Musicworks

    “Les accords intuitifs is the fifth CD by Ensemble SuperMusique, a large Montréal-based group that performs compositions that are conceptual explorations. The core group consists of reed-players Jean Derome and Joane Hétu, guitarist Bernard Falaise, and percussionist Danielle Palardy Roger. On its latest recording, it expands to twelve members, in two different complements of musicians, for five pieces composed between…”

    May 16, 2016 ›› Press
  • Émilie préfère le chant in Voir

    “«Verser du sang»… c’est le «fait de souffrir pour une cause que l’on croit juste.» «Verser du SON» est le penchant musical de cet acte engagé. Quand on parle d’un verseur de son, il ne s’agit pas d’un interprète qui joue fort en brutalisant bêtement son instrument, mais bien d’un musicien qui en tire des sons comme s’ils provenaient de…”

    May 10, 2016 ›› Press
  • Hello, I Must Be Going in The Squid’s Ear

    “Both this album’s title and the photos adorning its internal cover seem to hint at the necessity of finding a way to overcome impediments of any kind, thus avoiding the interruption of an essential flux. As old masters of the improvisational game, Fred Frith and Evan Parker know this need very well. Although this performance, captured at the 2014 edition…”

    April 29, 2016 ›› Press