The radio series “Simulcast 2.0: Sackville” will take place on July 28 - August 24, 2009 on CHMA 106.9 FM in Sackville (New Brunswick, Canada) and online (www.mta.ca/students/chma/listen.htm). Four Canadian sound and radio artists have been asked to provide a single sustaining sound to be broadcasted from 2am to 6am. 12:00 by Hélène Prévost will be presented during the first week. Compositions by Mario Gauthier (Transparences in six parts, one per night), i8u (Still Life), and Stéphane Claude (Waves Array) will follow, one per week, until the end of the series.
Until July 31, 2009, look for the red tags to find many titles discount. Here’s your chance to discover what’s new in the DAME catalogue.
- Browse the list of “red labels”
[Finished on July 31, 2009.]
On May 15, 2009 Bozzini Quartet was awarded the prize of German Record Critics’ Award: Quarterly Critics’ Choice for the disc Arbor Vitæ released on the label Collection QB in 2008. Arbor Vitæ pays homage to the Canadian-American composer James Tenney with performances of the complete quartets and quintets.
La Presse, Voir, Le Devoir, La Scena Musicale, Sorties Jazz Nights and Ici Montréal are unanimous: Normand Guilbeault Ensemble’s Live at Upstairs 2008 is a success. You can refer to our recent reviews section for details. Live at Upstairs 2008 might become a major album of the label Ambiances Magnétiques in 2009.
Bomata will perform live on Radio-Canada’s Espace musique (100,7 FM) at Monique Giroux’s programme on June 3, 2009. The programme starts at 4pm.
Music journalist specialized in eclectic and demanding music François Couture has launched his bilingual music blog: Monsieur Délire. This new portal will allow fans of all kinds of music to find comments about new releases, discuss music, and keep in touch with François Couture’s activities, radio shows, and reviews.