Four DAME albums are nominated for the 2010 Opus Prizes. My 20th Century by Tim Brady is nominated in the “Disc of the Year — Modern and Contemporary Musics” category. The Manivelle by Pierre Labbé is nominated in the “Disc of the Year — Musique actuelle, Electroacoustics” category. Infininiment by the group Klaxon Gueule is nominated in the “Disc of the Year — actuelle and electroacoustic music.” And the Migration by the group Cordâme is nominated in the “Disc of the Year — world music.” The 14th Opus Prize Gala will take place on January 30, 2011 at the Salle Claude-Champagne, Université de Montréal.
Don’t miss this performance with Klaxon Gueule (Gordon M Allen, Alexandre St-Onge, Michel F Côté), Winds (Gordon M Allen, Philippe Lauzier) and Vulgarités (Isaiah Ceccarelli, Michel F Côté) that will take place on Sunday November 22, 2009 at Casa del Popolo in Montréal.
Six new extraordinary CDs are now available: Infininiment by Klaxon Gueule, Masafat by Pierre-Yves Martel and Ziya Tabassian, Small Tease by Antoine Berthiaume, Shaman by Nous perçons les oreilles, À l’école du ara by Frank Martel and Bridge by Lori Freedman. With actuelleradio listen to clips from these releases!
Klaxon Gueule, a trio composed of Michel F Côté, Alexandre St-Onge and Bernard Falaise will launch its new opus, Infininiment and the duo Sainct Laurens composed of Pierre-Yves Martel and Philippe Lauzier launches Sainct Laurens at L’envers (Montréal), Saturday November 14, 2009.
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, the trio FReC (Lori Freedman, Danielle Palardy Roger and Nicolas Caloia) on June 11, 2006, the trio Klaxon Gueule and the Pierre-Yves Martel / Marianne Trudel duo on June 21 and also the Trio Derome Guilbeault Tanguay on June 22.
The Vancouver New Music Festival produces Interférence: statique x-statique / static x-static and presents, on Wednesday Octobre 19, 2005, Fred Frith, Jean Derome and Pierre Tanguay. And on Thursday October 20, it’s Diane Labrosse, Jean-Pierre Gauthier and The Unexpected. Then, on Friday October 21, the festival presents Joane Hétu, Magali Babin and Klaxon Gueule. Finally, on Saturday October 22, morceaux_de_machines will be making their first Vancouver appearance at the festival.