Pierre Alexandre Tremblay

Pierre Alexandre Tremblay’s works are out there! They have been performed in concert in Amsterdam, Athens, Bangor, Basel, Belfast, Berlin, Birmingham, Bordeaux, Brooklyn, Brussels, Chicago, Chico, Clinton, Cologne, Daegu, Dresden, Huddersfield, Ivry-sur-Seine, Jakarta, Kitchener, Leeds, Leicester, Lisbon, London, Los Angeles, Lugano, Luxembourg, Lyon, Manchester, Marseille, Mérida, Montréal, Morelia, New York City, Ostrava, Paris, Quebec City, Querétaro, Raleigh, Saint-Laurent, Seia, Shanghai, Strasbourg, The Hague, Toronto, Uppsala, Utrecht, Weimar, Winnipeg, Wrocław and York…

Pierre Alexandre Tremblay is a composer and a performer on bass guitar and sound processing devices, in solo and within various ensembles. He is a member of the London-based collective Loop. His music is released by empreintes DIGITALes and Ora.

He formally studied composition with Michel Tétreault, Marcelle Deschênes, and Jonty Harrison, bass guitar with Jean-Guy Larin, Sylvain Bolduc, and Michel Donato, analysis with Michel Longtin and Stéphane Roy, studio technique with Francis Dhomont, Robert Normandeau, and Jean Piché.

Pierre Alexandre Tremblay is Professor in Composition and Improvisation at the University of Huddersfield (England, UK). He previously worked in popular music as producer and bassist, and has a keen interest for creative coding.

He likes spending time with his family, drinking oolong tea, gazing at dictionaries, reading prose, and taking long walks. As a founding member of the no-tv collective, he does not own a working television set.

In 2016 he was awarded the Jules Léger Prize for New Chamber Music organized by the Canada Council for the Arts.

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Pierre Alexandre Tremblay

Montréal (Québec), 1975

Residence: Huddersfield (England, UK)

  • Composer
  • Performer (electric bass, laptop)

info@pierrealexandretremblay.com

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On the web

Pierre Alexandre Tremblay [Photo: Claudine Levasseur, Huddersfield (England, UK), August 3, 2013]
Pierre Alexandre Tremblay [Photo: Claudine Levasseur, Huddersfield (England, UK), August 3, 2013]

Calendar

Broadcasts

Date Work Program
April 8, 2019 Les pâleurs de la lune (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) (2013-14) Acoustic Frontiers / CKCU 93.1 FM (Canada)
July 9, 2018 Ces énigmes lumineuses (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) [These Radiant Enigmas] (2010) Acoustic Frontiers / CKCU 93.1 FM (Canada)
November 29, 2017 Attempts at Stillness (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) (2017) rAdioCUSTICA / Český rozhlas (Czech Republic)
September 21, 2017 La rage: La rage (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) [Raging Rabies] [movement] (2004-05) Martian Gardens #901 / Global Community Radio Channel 2 (USA)
September 13, 2017 La rage: La rage (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) [Raging Rabies] [movement] (2004-05) Martian Gardens #900 / Global Community Radio Channel 2 (USA)
April 24, 2017 Les trois petits c… (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) [The Three Little P…] (2010) Acoustic Frontiers / CKCU 93.1 FM (Canada)
March 9, 2017 Les pâleurs de la lune (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) (2013-14) Radio Horizon 93.9 (South Africa)
February 27, 2017 Les pâleurs de la lune (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) (2013-14) Acoustic Frontiers / CKCU 93.1 FM (Canada)
February 10, 2017 Still, Again (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) (2012-13) rAdioCUSTICA: Post-akusmatické vlny #2 / Český rozhlas (Czech Republic)
February 10, 2017 Silent Spoke (Alex Bonney, Robin Fincker, Dave Smith, Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) (2012) rAdioCUSTICA: Post-akusmatické vlny #2 / Český rozhlas (Czech Republic)
December 2, 2016 Ces énigmes lumineuses (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) [These Radiant Enigmas] (2010) rAdioCUSTICA: Sonické vlny z Montrealu #1: James O’Callaghan, Pierre Alexandre Tremblay / Český rozhlas (Czech Republic)
June 11, 2016 Les pâleurs de la lune (Pierre Alexandre Tremblay) (2013-14) Radio Horizon 93.9 (South Africa)

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