4th Edition (2009) — Myths and Legends

As it unfolds under the banner of “Myths and Legends,” this 4th edition of the Montreal / New Musics festival will become a grand celebration of new musical creativity from here and elsewhere.


  • Wednesday, May 13, 2009
    Previously presented as part of the MNM festival, the concerts entitled Quasar Cent Voix en l’Air and Hauts-Voltages will be aired on Radio-Canada’s Espace Musique. Tune into Michel Keable’s “Soirées … Continued
  • Monday, March 2, 2009
    A celebratory mood prevailed over the festival closing, following a tribute to Claude Vivier by the French vocal ensemble Les Jeunes Solistes. With the support of the French consulate and the Fondatio… Continued
  • Friday, February 27, 2009
    Our first two “MNM Interviews” have been posted online! Listen as Marie-Chantal Leclair (Quasar saxophone quartet) and Véronique Lacroix (l’ECM+) comment on their respective concerts. Continued
  • Sunday, February 22, 2009
    Within three days of MNM opening, over 2000 people had gathered for the event! On a Sunday afternoon, 1133 individuals assembled at the Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste to take part in the collective perfor… Continued