Concert

Ensemble SuperMusique is a shapeshifting ensemble dedicated to performing “musique actuelle” and improvisation. It consists of musicians revolving around the record label Ambiances Magnétiques. Over the past 30 years, these musicians have acquired an extensive and significant understanding of experimental music. They are masters of this art form. Several renowned Montréal musicians have previously been in Ensemble SuperMusique: Mélanie Auclair, Nicolas Caloia, Pierre Cartier, Michel F. Côté, Guido del Fabbro, Jean Derome, Aimé Dontigny, Lori Freedman, Joane Hétu, Diane Labrosse, Jean-Denis Levasseur, Jean René, Danielle Palardy Roger, Sam Shalabi, Pierre Tanguay, Martin Tétreault, Marc Villemure, Rainer Wiens, and Tom Walsh.

Under the baton of various conductors, including Jean Derome, Jean René, Joane Hétu, Diane Labrosse and Danielle Palardy Roger, Ensemble SuperMusique has performed at several events since its inception in 1998:

  • Filature (2006), by Joane Hétu
  • Canot-camping, expédition #7 & #8 (2005), by Jean Derome
  • Palimpseste d’orchestre (2005), works by Joane Hétu, Diane Labrosse and Danielle Palardy Roger
  • Canevas/Rencontre de musiques improvisées (2004)
  • Nouvelle musique d’hiver (2003), by Joane Hétu
  • Canot-camping, expédition #5 & #6 (2002), by Jean Derome
  • Canevas/Rencontre de musiques improvisées (2002)
  • Hommage à la Bolduc (2000), works by Allison Cameron, Joane Hétu, Lori Freedman, Diane Labrosse, Lee Pui Ming, Marie Pelletier, and Danielle Palardy Roger
  • La Symphonie du millénaire (2000), works by André Duchesne and 17 other composers
  • Rencontre Marie Pelletier/Danielle Palardy Roger (1998)