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Radio ›› Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Spam Me
Payday Loans, 3m22s [excerpt]
Track 1 from Spam Me
CD: Cuchabata Records (2016) CUCH 095

Blog ›› Wednesday, August 24, 2016

  • Today…

    … is the birthday of Éric Bernier (1965).

    August 24, 2016 ›› General
  • Current & Upcoming Events

    • Festival Météo (Until Aug 27)
    August 24, 2016 ›› Live Events
  • Les accords intuitifs in The Sound Projector

    “Calling yourself Ensemble SuperMusique is bound to raise high expectations in your audience, but the team of Jean Derome, Bernard Falaise, Joanne Hétu, Danielle P Roger et al are clearly consummate musicians. Perhaps they mean that the music they play is some form of “hyper-music”, or “meta-music”, rather than implying they have super powers. On Les accords intuitifs (AM 222…”

    August 20, 2016 ›› Press
  • Simon Martin: Hommage à Leduc, Borduas et Riopelle in The Sound Projector

    “The composer Simon Martin was highly taken with an art exhibit he saw in 2005 and tried to convey his feelings in music. On Hommage à Leduc, Borduas et Riopelle (CQB 1616), he’s expressly paying his tribute to the Canadian painters Paul-Émile Borduas, Borduas’ tutor Ozias Leduc, and the sculptor / painter / lithographer Jean-Paul Riopelle, and he’s engaged three…”

    August 20, 2016 ›› Press
  • Du souffle in The Sound Projector

    “Quasar — the Quasar Quatuor de saxophones, to give them their complete name — also have a solo record of their modernistic saxophone work, Du souffle (CQB 1617). They tackle works by Canadian composers Philippe Leroux, Gilles Tremblay, Jimmie LeBlanc, Claude Vivier and Louis Andriessen. All convincing material and well played too, though LeBlanc’s Fil rouge strikes a chord on…”

    August 20, 2016 ›› Press
  • Famille in The Sound Projector

    “Joane Hétu is a vocalist and sax player, renowned on the Montréal free improvisation “scene”. Her Famille (AM 225 CD) is a selection of concert recordings made between 2009 and 2015; the Mercredimusics @ Casa Obscura series of concerts might be the Canadian equivalent of Company Week, dedicated to free improvisation. Certainly, the team-up-with-anyone spirit nurtured by Derek Bailey is…”

    August 19, 2016 ›› Press