Jean Derome

A leading light of Québec’s new music scene, composer and multi-instrumentalist Jean Derome has been regularly performing throughout Canada, the United States of America and Europe and has appeared on more than a hundred records since 1978. More

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Jean Derome

Montréal (Québec), 1955

Residence: Montréal (Québec)

  • Composer
  • Performer (saxophones (alto, baritone, soprano), flutes (flute, bass flute, piccolo, alto flute, recorders), keyboard, small wind instruments (ocarinas, jew’s harp, game calls, toys…), percussion, invented instruments, voice)
  • Improviser

Associated groups

Main releases
  • Monday, February 4, 2019 / General

    Lors du 22e Gala des Prix Opus qui avait lieu le 3 février 2019 à Montréal, Jean Derome a été récipiendaire de deux Prix Opus: Album de l’année — Musiques actuelle, électroacoustique pour Résistances et Concert de l’année — Musiques actuell… More

  • Tuesday, February 7, 2017 / General

    At the 20th Opus Prize Gala Jean Derome was awarded the Musical Event of the Year Prize for the Année Jean Derome 2015-16 presented in collaboration with DAME. Congratulations to Jean Derome! More

  • Wednesday, February 10, 2016 / General

    At the 19th Opus Prize Gala, Jean Derome was the recipient of the Opus Disc of the Year — Musique actuelle, Electroacoustics for his CD Musiques de chambres. This CD is currently available at a 15% discount. Congratulations to Jean Derome! More