• Wednesday, December 1, 2010
    In keeping with the last Homage Series, Circuit, musiques contemporaines magazine dedicated its last edition to Gilles Tremblay. Gilles Tremblay, ou le plain-chant contemporain is the title of this vo… Continued
  • Monday, July 5, 2010
    This year, thanks to the Série Hommage / Tribute Series initiative, nearly 39,000 people have heard at least one Gilles Tremblay work; Among them, we can include 14,215 children across the province… Continued
  • Thursday, June 10, 2010
    Pictures of our last two events — concert Transcouleurs and the conference in honour of the 10th anniversary of the Millenium Symphony — are now available on our Facebook page. You’ll also find a few… Continued
  • Tuesday, May 25, 2010
    This Friday, May 28th, Transmission Ensemble will be playing gems of the contemporary music repertoire. Catch a glimpse of this event and watch our latest clip where pianist Brigitte Poulin comments e… Continued
  • Tuesday, May 11, 2010
    In our new video, directed by Pierre Saint-Amand, Brigitte Poulin discusses the works that Transmission will perform at the May 28th concert. See the concert page… Continued
  • Wednesday, April 28, 2010
    Four “Tremblay” concerts including his new opera on video (a first for Espace classique!) are available upon request for one year, including a three-episode portrait of the composer that features arch… Continued
  • Monday, April 19, 2010
    From the Grand Theatre de Quebec to 94 schools throughout the province, from the National Assembly to Montreal’s Church of the Immaculate Conception, Gilles Tremblay was discussed more than ever last… Continued
  • Wednesday, April 7, 2010
    How? By attending the tribute at the National Assemblyor the press conference in Quebec City on April 13th (reservations required by April 9th, at smcq@smcq.qc.ca / 514-843-9305); By adding your voi… Continued
  • Tuesday, April 6, 2010
    As an introduction to Les Vêpres de la Vierge, musicologist Marie-Thérèse Lefebvre discusses this great Gilles Tremblay work.… Continued
  • Wednesday, March 31, 2010
    With April marking the climax of the Homage Series, the Québec art, political and educational milieu have gathered to salute Gilles Tremblay: On April 13th an official tribute will be paid to Trembla… Continued
  • Thursday, March 25, 2010
    On March 18th, pianist Louise Bessette joined Walter Boudreau and the SMCQ Ensemble to present a concert of Gilles Tremblay’s works — including his great piano concerto Envoi. The day before the event… Continued
  • Thursday, March 11, 2010
    You can read a statement by Quebec politician Daniel Turp and composer Michel Gonneville’s response. Of particular note: children’s reviews of Gilles Tremblay’s music, that they became acquainted with… Continued
  • Thursday, March 4, 2010
    In our new video, directed by Pierre Saint-Amand, Louise Bessette and Walter Boudreau discuss the works that they will perform at the March 18th concert. See the concert page… Continued
  • Tuesday, February 9, 2010
    On February 13th, Patricia Abbott will give a presentation on Gilles Tremblay’s Vêpres de la Vierge as part of her lecture entitled “Choral Gems from French Canada” for attendees at the 2010 ACDA (Ame… Continued
  • Wednesday, February 3, 2010
    See the concert page… Continued
  • Monday, February 1, 2010
    We are very pleased to inform you that the concert La porte du ciel, a tribute to Stockhausen which was presented last season by the SMCQ and the Faculté de musique de l’Université de Montréal, won tw… Continued
  • Tuesday, January 19, 2010
    You want to hear recordings of Gilles Tremblay’s music or consult some of his scores? The Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec has just offered about twenty documents by Gilles Tremblay, to r… Continued
  • Tuesday, January 12, 2010
    The Le Grand jeu / La Grande écoute project has already been talked about in many media across the province: Édition Beauce, Québec hebdo, Le Nord-Est (Côte-Nord), L’Oie blanche (Chaudière-Appalaches)… Continued
  • Tuesday, December 15, 2009
    Plusieurs photos du concert du 6 décembre, Vers une étoile, sont disponibles sur la page Facebook de la SMCQ. Voir les photos… Continued
  • Thursday, December 3, 2009
    In honour of the first performance of Vers une étoile, an organ piece composed by Gilles Tremblay in 1993 for Bernard Foccroule, Radio-Canada presented a reporting by James Dormeyer at the Beaux Diman… Continued
  • Wednesday, December 2, 2009
    See the concert page… Continued
  • Wednesday, November 25, 2009
    After an “all-Tremblay” week-end with three performances of his new opera (Chants Libres), the broadcasting of his “sound landscape” (Centre-élan, Réseaux), the first performance of two arrangements f… Continued
  • Thursday, November 19, 2009
    The SMCQ will be present at the congress of the FAMEQ (Federation of Music Educators of Québec Associations), which will be held in Montreal from November 19 to 21. All the teachers’ material for the… Continued
  • Monday, November 16, 2009
    Chants libres [lyric creation company] offers us a glimpse of L’eau qui danse, la pomme qui chante et l’oiseau qui dit la vérité, an opera by Gilles Tremblay which will be first performed next Novemb… Continued
  • Thursday, October 8, 2009
    A blog paying tribute to Gilles Tremblay On October 1st the SMCQ launched a blog paying tribute to Gilles Tremblay. Throughout the season it will be maintained by composers, performers, musicologists… Continued
  • Wednesday, September 30, 2009
    Walter Boudreau and Marie-Josee Simard discuss Souffles, which will be presented at the Série Hommage Grand Opening Concert, (October 1st). From the rehearsal rooms to the score, this video clip invit… Continued
  • Monday, September 21, 2009
    More info on the Homage Series… Continued
  • Thursday, September 17, 2009
    Our 2009-10 launch took place yesterday evening at the Salle Pierre-Mercure, in the presence of all the partners involved in the Gilles Tremblay Homage Series. Attendees were treated to a performance… Continued
  • Monday, September 14, 2009
    Thursday, September 17th, 7pm, at the Grande Bibliothèque (475, de Maisonneuve Est, Montréal), under the auspices of it’s “Listening club”, will host an event including an interview with Gilles Trembl… Continued
  • Wednesday, September 9, 2009
    As of September 16th all the details of our 2009-10 season will be online. Our upcoming year features: over 55 events revolving around Gilles Tremblay, the composer selected by the SMCQ artistic commi… Continued
  • Tuesday, June 9, 2009
    As part of its Tribute Series 2, SMCQ and Circuit are working in tandem on a second international “Tribute” essay competition. During each “Tribute Series” (Série Hommage), Circuit publishes a special… Continued
  • Thursday, April 30, 2009
    Our upcoming Série Hommage dedicated to Gilles Tremblay has started to take shape. Our goal: to have all of Tremblay’s works performed at least once during the season. Warning to interested parties: y… Continued