• Monday, January 6, 2014
    2013 was undoubtedly a year of honors for our artistic director. After his recent appointment as a Chevalier de l’Ordre national du Québec, on December 30th, Walter Boudreau was named a Member of the … Continued
  • Thursday, December 19, 2013
    The SMCQ team wish you a happy holiday and we’re inviting you to join us in 2014 for new musical journeys. Please note that the SMCQ offices will be closed from Monday, December 23rd 2013 until Friday… Continued
  • Thursday, December 12, 2013
    The 3rd video dedicated to our “honored” composer brings us directly to the heart of his work. Discover how he creates his works while having fun! Continued
  • Tuesday, December 10, 2013
    Heureux qui comme… as the public, which will have a second opportunity to hear this Gougeon work, this time interpreted by the musicians of the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal. Ongoing event: the… Continued
  • Monday, December 9, 2013
    The Conseil québécois de la musique presented the list of finalists for the Opus prizes. The SMCQ is pleased to note the nominees in the musical creations of the year category: 21 courtes pièces sur d… Continued
  • Monday, December 2, 2013
    Two pianists who are keen on contemporary music face up to the challenge of interpreting five works for two pianos from the recent repertoire, including a work created specifically for them by Denis G… Continued
  • Thursday, November 28, 2013
    Harmonie FAMEQ is playing in Sherbrooke and the Quasar saxophone quartet presents 2 works at the Chapelle Historique du Bon-Pasteur. On Saturday, the Gougeon Adventure continues with the University of… Continued
  • Tuesday, November 19, 2013
    Take advantage of our first paying concert to subscribe to our season. Prices start at $20, with incredible advantages for members. Continued
  • Monday, November 11, 2013
    “A masterful performance, poetic, enormously sensitive”; “a jewel of a show”… This is the enthusiastic media result garnered by the October performance of Concerto au sol. Bravo to designer Félix Bois… Continued
  • Wednesday, October 30, 2013
    In this second video, Denis Gougeon recalls his arrival in Montreal and his progress towards becoming a composer. Continued
  • Thursday, October 24, 2013
    The SMCQ is pleased to announce the launch of its 2013-14 All Ears / All Play educational project. This launch marks the start of an enormous gathering focused on composer Denis Gougeon. Indeed throug… Continued
  • Thursday, October 10, 2013
    On October 15th, Concerto au sol, Félix Boisvert’s new show, produced by the SMCQ in conjunction with théâtre Aux Écuries, begins its run. Discover this emotional tribute to music through an original … Continued
  • Monday, October 7, 2013
    The SMCQ is appealing to the general public to support its ambitious educational project, the developement of the iPad Musicolateur, a “composing machine” conceived by Yves Daoust. Join in this advent… Continued
  • Thursday, October 3, 2013
    Discover the composer being honored by the SMCQ and its partners through the first video capsule in a series on his life and work! The next videos will be revealed to you in the months to come. Continued
  • Thursday, September 26, 2013
    La Société de musique contemporaine du Québec presents the free webcasting of the concert Heureux qui comme… Live on Friday, September 27th, 8 pm (Eastern Time Zone). Available afterward for streaming… Continued
  • Tuesday, September 10, 2013
    The festivities begin this season with the concert Heureux qui comme…. On the program, works by our honoree Denis Gougeon, leaning towards American East coast composers. Before that, you are invited t… Continued
  • Tuesday, September 3, 2013
    Discover all the SMCQ events awaiting you this year: from opera to recitals, major concerts to theater, an unprecedented musical odyssey! See the SMCQ concerts Subscribe online Continued
  • Tuesday, August 27, 2013
    SMCQ concerts, Homage Series, youth events… complete details on our new season are finally available! Get out your agendas: this year there are over 50 dates to book with the SMCQ, aside from approxim… Continued
  • Wednesday, August 21, 2013
    The musicians of the Ensemble de la SMCQ, accompanied by conductor Walter Boudreau and Sixtrum, just returned from their American trip with the O Vertigo dancers. Their music/dance performance of La V… Continued
  • Thursday, August 8, 2013
    … in person… Our honored composer visited the camps musicaux de l’Université de Montréal and Père Lindsay to meet young music lovers ages 6 to 16. He spoke to them about his personal journey and his f… Continued
  • Wednesday, July 3, 2013
    To preview the SMCQ 2013-14 Homage Series, dedicated to Denis Gougeon, this summer we invite you to take to the roads of Quebec! On three stops you can discover the composer under the sun: Estrie: {c… Continued
  • Wednesday, June 19, 2013
    The SMCQ plans well in advance! Walter Boudreau and the Artistic Committee is already working on the 2015 Montreal/New Music International Festival. The theme for the 7th Edition is “Surroundings and … Continued
  • Tuesday, June 4, 2013
    Our maestro Walter Boudreau has been appointed as Chevalier de l’Ordre national du Québec! The ceremony will take place on Thursday, June 6th. What a wonderful way to recognize his 25th anniversary as… Continued
  • Wednesday, May 29, 2013
    The SMCQ took advantage of its Benefit to celebrate 25 years of Walter Boudreau’s artistic direction. An event-filled evening awaited both the public and the Maestro! The public contributed to a colle… Continued