Cartes et terrain will be presented on Thursday April 1, 2010 at La Sala Rossa (Montréal). On the programme, works by Gordon M Allen, Esther Bourdages, Guido Del Fabbro, Marielle Groven and Éric Normand; on stage a 9-musician Ensemble SuperMusique! Don’t miss it.
Six DAME albums are nominated for the 2009 Opus Prizes. Arbor Vitæ by the Bozzini Quartet and Miroir des vents by Quasar are both nominated in the “Disc of the Year — Modern and Contemporary Musics” category. As for Live at Upstairs 2008 by Normand Guilbeault Ensemble is nominated in the “Disc of the Year — Musique actuelle, Electroacoustics” category. Y’a du bruit dans ma cabane by Ensemble SuperMusique and Pas de deux by Fred Frith and Danielle Palardy Roger are nominated in the “Disc of the Year — Musique actuelle, Electroacoustics.” Additionally, Confiture de Gagaku by Jean Derome is nominated for “Concert of the Year — actuelle and electroacoustic musics”. The 13th Opus Prize Gala will take place on January 31, 2010 at the Salle Claude-Champagne, Université de Montréal.
Michel F Côté and Isaiah Ceccarelli, will share the stage with Ensemble SuperMusique in concert on October 2, 2009 at L’envers in Montréal. The rich playing of these musicians will fulfill the needs of all music lovers!
On June 9, 2009, Suoni Per Il Popolo festival and DAME/Ambiances Magnétiques present Mankind, releasing its first recording Ice Machine, as well as Ensemble SuperMusique, featuring Jean Derome, Guido Del Fabbro, Joshua Zubot, Martin Tétreault, Lori Freedman, Diane Labrosse, Danielle Palardy Roger, Joane Hétu and Pierre Tanguay.
The Suoni Per Il Popolo festival is held in Montréal throughout the month of June and features concerts every evening at La Sala Rossa as well as at Casa del Popolo. This year you will hear, amongst others: Ensemble SuperMusique,Quartetski, Joshua Zubot, Pierre Tanguay, Scott Thomson, Jean Derome, Nicolas Caloia, Isaiah Ceccarelli and Marilyn Lerner.
Three prestigious musique actuelle groups from Québec will present five concerts in British Columbia this March: Les Poules (Joane Hétu, Diane Labrosse, Danielle Palardy Roger), the Jean Derome and Pierre Tanguay duo and Ensemble SuperMusique.
- Friday March 6, 2009, Roxy Theatre, Gabriola Island (Les Poules, Derome/Tanguay)
- Saturday March 7, Joe King Clubhouse, Hornby Island (Les Poules, Derome/Tanguay)
- Sunday March 8, The Gomboot Café, Roberts Creek (Les Poules, Derome/Tanguay)
- Wednesday March 11, Open Space, Victoria (Les Poules, Derome/Tanguay)
- Thursday March 12, Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver (Ensemble SuperMusique)