Jean René

  • Victoriaville (Québec), 1956
  • Performer (viola) • Conductor

Jean René has a Bachelor’s degree in composition from the Université de Montréal. He studied viola and orchestral conduction under professors that included Raffi Armenian, Michel Longtin, and Bruno Guiranna. Since 1991 he has been the solo violist with the Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal and has worked with many other ensembles. He has played and taught in Italy and has led a number of orchestras. He has collaborated with a number of artist since 1990, including André Duchesne, Pierre Cartier, Jean Derome, and René Lussier. He led the SuperMémé–SuperMusique ensemble for the Symphony of the Millennium.

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Events

Live pictures

  • Front row: composers and video artists: Ida Toninato, Rémy Bélanger de Beauport, Pierre-Luc Lecours, Gaëtan Gravel, Robin Pineda Gould, Myriam Boucher; second row: Julie Houle, Mili Hong, Joane Hétu, Jean Derome, Jean-Christophe Lizotte. [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), October 3, 2021]
  • Ensemble SuperMusique (ESM) / Also pictured: Mili Hong, Bernard Falaise, Julie Houle, Jean René, Joane Hétu, Jean Derome, Ida Toninato, Jean-Christophe Lizotte / Concert, Espace orange – Édifice Wilder – Espace danse, Montréal (Québec) [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), October 3, 2021]
  • Ensemble SuperMusique (ESM) / Also pictured: Bernard Falaise, Julie Houle, Mili Hong, Ida Toninato, Joane Hétu, Jean Derome, Jean-Christophe Lizotte, Jean René, Martin Tétreault / Concert, Espace orange – Édifice Wilder – Espace danse, Montréal (Québec) [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), October 3, 2021]
  • Ensemble SuperMusique (ESM) / Also pictured: Joane Hétu, Jean Derome, Ida Toninato, Jean-Christophe Lizotte, Jean René, Martin Tétreault / Concert, Espace orange – Édifice Wilder – Espace danse, Montréal (Québec) [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), October 3, 2021]
  • Ensemble SuperMusique (ESM) / Also pictured: Joane Hétu, Jean Derome, Jean-Christophe Lizotte, Ida Toninato, Jean René, Martin Tétreault / Concert, Espace orange – Édifice Wilder – Espace danse, Montréal (Québec) [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), October 3, 2021]
  • Ensemble SuperMusique (ESM) / Also pictured: Bernard Falaise, Julie Houle, Mili Hong, Jean René, Joane Hétu, Rémy Bélanger de Beauport, Jean Derome, Ida Toninato, Jean-Christophe Lizotte, Martin Tétreault / Concert, Espace orange – Édifice Wilder – Espace danse, Montréal (Québec) [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), October 3, 2021]
  • Ensemble SuperMusique (ESM) / Also pictured: Bernard Falaise, Gaëtan Gravel, Julie Houle, Mili Hong, Ida Toninato, Joane Hétu, Jean Derome, Jean-Christophe Lizotte, Jean René, Martin Tétreault / Concert, Espace orange – Édifice Wilder – Espace danse, Montréal (Québec) [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), October 3, 2021]
  • Eguiluz Trio (Stéphane Diamantakiou, Géraldine Eguiluz, Jean René) during the Le cabaret qui ruisselle concert, as part of the Montréal / Nouvelles Musiques 2021 festival. [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), February 24, 2021]
  • Guido Del Fabbro, Jean René, Preston Beebe, Émilie Girard-Charest / Concert [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), December 7, 2020]
  • Guido Del Fabbro, Jean René, Preston Beebe, Émilie Girard-Charest / Concert [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), December 7, 2020]
  • Ensemble SuperMusique (ESM) plays the piece Préoccupant, c’est préoccupant [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), April 6, 2017]
  • Ensemble SuperMusique (ESM), under the direction of Lisa Cay Miller, plays the piece Water Carrier [Photograph: Céline Côté, Montréal (Québec), April 6, 2017]