• Thursday, February 18, 2016
    Following on the Piano muet tour is our new youth production entitled Fonoformies. Performances are planned during Spring Break at the Grande bibliothèque and in Saint-Laurent. More info Continued
  • Monday, February 15, 2016
    News: the SMCQ has been presenting workshops at various companies on getting to know contemporary music, focusing on particular works. This month two companies took part in our first workshop featurin… Continued
  • Thursday, February 11, 2016
    This year the SMCQ has sent out 13,000 comic strips to schools participating in the All Ears project, focusing on John Rea. Do you know of any educators who might be interested? Pass on the word befor… Continued
  • Monday, February 8, 2016
    The SMCQ artistic committee is meeting this week to outline the program details for the MNM 2017 festival. The theme is Back to the Future. More info Continued
  • Monday, February 8, 2016
    The SMCQ is thrilled with the vitality of the music which garnered Opus prizes! Notably, congratulations go out to our partners, the Molinari Quartet (concert of the year,) Quasar Quartet (concert of … Continued
  • Thursday, February 4, 2016
    After January’s Rea marathon the Homage Series descends into darkness with Bradyworks before ressurrecting Sacrée Landowska in a Quebec tour featuring ECM+ and Catherine Perrin. More info on the Homa… Continued
  • Monday, February 1, 2016
    The SMCQ is thrilled that once again Artistic Director Walter Boudreau has received an award, this time from the Conseil des arts et des letters du Québec (CALQ) in the “Career grants for the performi… Continued
  • Monday, January 18, 2016
    Several concerts have already taken place, but more events await you. In January, our accomplices from Quasar will make their saxophones heard during the concert La chèvre de M Rea. Also on the progra… Continued
  • Wednesday, January 13, 2016
    The SMCQ will participate in Contact ontarois, the performing arts marketplace for Ontario francophones. Attending this event will also provide us with the opportunity to participate in the seventh ed… Continued
  • Thursday, January 7, 2016
    The famous composer, theorist and conductor Pierre Boulez has died at the age of 90. Considered as one of the most influential personalities of the musical world, he left a profound imprint on 20th ce… Continued
  • Tuesday, December 15, 2015
    Our offices will be closed from December 18th to January 3th, 2016. We wish everyone a happy holiday and a happy New Year! Continued
  • Wednesday, November 25, 2015
    It’s your last chance to subscribe to our concert season and benefit from member’s-only advantages (20% discount, free comic strip, guest tickets….) Subscribe online Continued
  • Monday, November 23, 2015
    After the orchestral concerts in Montreal and Toronto, the Series continues with many events: cabaret version 2.0, TwouiiiT Opéra by ECM+, Le Diable dans le beffroi (SMCQ), Ensemble MusiquAvenir celeb… Continued
  • Monday, November 16, 2015
    Final video in the John Rea, compositeur Series. The composer discusses his artistic approach, as well as other art forms from which he draws inspiration. Continued
  • Wednesday, November 11, 2015
    Enter the composer’s sound world! Mirror games, miniature world… discover how his creations take form. Continued
  • Wednesday, October 28, 2015
    In this 2nd video of the series dedicated to John Rea, discover how he became a composer. Continued
  • Tuesday, October 27, 2015
    The exposition presenting works inspired by John Rea’s music continues until November 20th at Centre Pierre-Péladeau. Take advantage of this opportunity to subscribe at our offices. Online expositio… Continued
  • Thursday, October 22, 2015
    Catch the first episode dedicated to the honoured composer as part of the SMCQ Homage Series. About his first steps in music (English subtitle). Continued
  • Tuesday, October 20, 2015
    Teachers and their students can now register for All Ears/All Play 2015-2016. Let your students know! Continued
  • Thursday, October 15, 2015
    German pianist Moritz Ernst proposes us an audacious program this Friday: Peter Eötvös’s Kosmos, Walter Boudreau’s Planètes and premieres by Sandeep Bhagwati and Jimmie LeBlanc. A pre-concert talk (6.… Continued
  • Thursday, October 8, 2015
    Discover John Rea via speech balloons and music in our first virtual comic strip, enriched with musical excerpts. Continued
  • Thursday, October 8, 2015
    The call for project submissions is now closed. We are now in the evaluation process. Thank you to the many participants! The SMCQ is pleased to launch its call for submissions for the 8th edition of … Continued
  • Wednesday, September 30, 2015
    SMCQ is glad to announce that more than 700 persons assisted its opening concert. Many thanks to the audience for your support. Continued
  • Wednesday, August 26, 2015
    Throughout the year, composer John Rea will be interpreted by the SMCQ and its partners. More than 200 concerts, workshops and activities will pay tribute to John Rea on stage or in schools throughout… Continued