Pierre Alexandre Tremblay
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 | 8:00 PM | FREE
Room 4350 – SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts
149 West Hastings St., Vancouver
Please join us for a FREE set of improvised and multichannel fixed media works by Pierre Alexandre Tremblay.
Montréal, Quebec, born and Huddersfield, UK, based, Pierre Alexandre Tremblay is a composer and a performer on bass guitar and sound processing devices, in solo and within various ensembles. Commissioned and performed worldwide, his chamber music is mainly released by the label Empreintes DIGITALes. He is also a member of the London-based collective Loop.
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, and studio technique with Francis Dhomont, Robert Normandeau, and Jean Piché.
He joined the University of Huddersfield in 2005, where he is now Professor of Composition and Improvisation. He previously worked in popular music as a producer and bassist, and has a keen interest in creative coding.