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Radio ›› Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Solo (Victoriaville) 2017
No. 392a (2017), 7m15s [excerpt]
CD: Victo (2017) VICTO 130

Blog ›› Tuesday, June 19, 2018

  • Today…

    … is the birthday of Karen Young (1951).

    June 19, 2018 ›› General
  • Current & Upcoming Events

    • Bruisme #8 (Jun 29 to Jul 1)
    June 19, 2018 ›› Live Events
  • Résistances in The Squid’s Ear

    “When it comes to naming names in the all-encompassing landscape of contemporary music, Jean Derome’s eminence remains relatively unquoted amidst the sacred cows of the last decades. A first-class reedist and composer, he’s indelibly associated with René Lussier — specifically, in the duo Les Granules — beyond significant proprietary works (random memory selection: 1988’s Confitures de Gagaku, on Victo). Derome…”

    June 5, 2018 ›› Press
  • May 31, 2018 ›› New Releases
  • Satie Variations in The Squid’s Ear

    “Erik Satie is an iconic avant-garde composer, ahead of his time, underestimated by teachers and rebuffed by critics. Posthumous revenge (if there is such a thing) has been sweet, as his music is some of the most often performed in a variety if contexts, including the stage, film and cabaret settings. This particular recording of Satie’s music takes an appropriately…”

    May 30, 2018 ›› Press
  • Gyula Csapó: Déjà? Kojâ? in Avant Music News

    “The title of this three-part work by Hungarian-Canadian composer Gyula Csapó — French and Persian for “Already? Where to?” — seems an appropriate epigraph for someone whose itinerary brought him from Budapest to Saskatchewan, via Paris and Buffalo and points in between. Csapó completed studies in composition and music theory at the Béla Bartók Conservatory and the List Ferenc Academy…”

    May 29, 2018 ›› Press