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, Cambridge, Chicago, Chico, Clinton, Cologne, Crest, Daegu, Darmstadt, Dresden, Edinburgh, 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, Seattle, Seia, Shanghai, Strasbourg, The Hague, Toronto, Troy, Uppsala, Utrecht, Vancouver, Weimar, Winnipeg, Wrocław, York and Zurich…

Pierre Alexandre Tremblay (Montréal, 1975) is a composer and performer on bass guitar and electronic devices, in solo and group settings, between electroacoustic music, contemporary jazz, mixed music and improvised music. He also worked in popular music, and practises creative coding. His music is available on empreintes DIGITALes.

He 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 currently Professor of Composition and Improvisation at the University of Huddersfield (England, UK). He likes spending time with his family, reading prose, and going on long walks. As a founding member of the no-tv collective, he does not own a working television set.

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Pierre Alexandre Tremblay

Montréal (Québec), 1975

Residence: Huddersfield (England, UK)

  • Composer
  • Performer (electric bass, laptop)
  • Improviser

Associated groups

On the web

Pierre Alexandre Tremblay [Photo: Alex Bonney, London (England, UK), May 2021]
Pierre Alexandre Tremblay [Photo: Alex Bonney, London (England, UK), May 2021]

Calendar

Broadcasts

Date Work Program
August 23, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, La rage: Incubation (2004-05), 12:30 Radio Horizon 93.9 FM (South Africa)
August 23, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, La rage: La rage [Raging Rabies; movement] (2004-05), 5:08 Radio Horizon 93.9 FM (South Africa)
August 20, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, La rage: Les jeux sont faits [The Dice Are Cast] (2004-05), 19:02 Radio Horizon 93.9 FM (South Africa)
August 20, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, La rage: Brûlé [Burnt] (2004-05), 12:21 Radio Horizon 93.9 FM (South Africa)
June 14, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, Tentatives d’immobilité [Attempts at Stillness] (2017), 16:17 Episode 1110 / Martian Gardens Podcast (USA)
May 20, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, Bucolic & Broken (2016-17), 12:32 The Sound Projector Radio Show / Resonance 104.4 FM (UK)
March 23, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, Bucolic & Broken (2016-17), 12:32 Episode 1100 / Martian Gardens Podcast (USA)
February 9, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, Bucolic & Broken (2016-17), 12:32 Pangea #218 / Radio Città del Capo (Italy)
January 22, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, Tentatives d’immobilité [Attempts at Stillness] (2017), 16:17 Indiedrome / Station Essence (France)
January 21, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, Tentatives d’immobilité [Attempts at Stillness] (2017), 16:17 Generation Bip Hop / Jet FM 91.2 (France)
January 20, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, Tentatives d’immobilité [Attempts at Stillness] (2017), 16:17 Radio FMR 89.1 Toulouse (France)
January 20, 2022 Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, Tentatives d’immobilité [Attempts at Stillness] (2017), 16:17 Indie Drome / Campus Grenoble 90.8 (France)