Canadian Composers Portraits: Gilles Tremblay

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Croissant (1,399.72 kb)
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Jeux de solstices (1,394.82 kb)
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Call Number: CD 789
Organization: Nouvel orchestre philharmonique de Radio France
Media Type: CD
Year of Release: 2003
Record Label: Centrediscs / Centredisques

This recording is part of the Centrediscs’ Canadian Composers Portraits series which documents the emergence of a generation of pioneering professional composers who firmly established Canada’s place on the world’s musical map. Each release in this retrospective of the last fifty years is dedicated to a single composer and uniquely combines full-length documentaries on the composers’ lives and music, as well as a selection of their most important works.

CD 1

Tremblay documentary produced and prepared by Eitan Cornfield

Documentaire sur Tremblay produit et présenté par Eitan Cornfield

CD 2

1. Phases

2. Réseaux

3. Jeux de solstices

4. Oralléluiants

5. L'espace du coeur

6. Croissant

View the English transcription of the documentary.

Voir la traduction française de la transcription du documentaire.

We acknowledge the financial support of the Department of Canadian Heritage.
Nous reconnaissons l’appui financier du ministère du Patrimoine canadien.


Giles Tremblay (piano);
Nouvel Orchestre philharmonique de Radi France; Giles Tremblay (conductor / chef d'orchestre)
Pauline Vaillancourt (soprano); Ensemble de Société de musique contemporaire du Québec; Serge Garant (conductor / chef d'orchestre)
Pro Coro Canada; Agnès Grossmann (conductor / chef d'orchestre)
Penderecki String Quartet: Jeremy Bell & Jerzy Kaplanek (violins / violons); Christine Vlajk (viola / alto); Paul Pulford (cello / violoncelle)

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