Ensemble Paramirabo

Ensemble Paramirabo

2018-2019 Season

Premieres are marked with an asterisk (*)

Regular Season:

EP1 : Something Old, Something New - December 5th, 2018
EP2 : Carte Blanche James O'Callaghan - March 2nd, 2019
EP3 : XXe - April 3rd, 2019
EP4 : Callibrating Friction - May 30th, 2019


HS1 : À Chaque Ventre Son Monstre, September 26 & 28, 2018
HS2 : À Quelle Heure Commence le Temps? - January 25th, 2019
HS3 : XX - Bach Before Bedtime - March 19th & 24th, 2019

EP1 : Something Old, Something New

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 – 8pm
Chapelle Historique du Bon-Pasteur
100, Sherbrooke east, Montréal
St-Laurent metro station
15$ | 20$
HARMAN, Chris PaulAlbum for the Young (2015)
SIMMS, BekahWith Dawn in our Lungs (2018)*
WHITE, BarbaraLearning to See (2000-2001)
LEROUX, PhilippeContinuo(ns) (1993-94)
PARMEGIANI, BernardDe Natura Sonorum - II - Accidents / Harmoniques (1975) Arrangement by James O'Callaghan
SCHROEDER, SabrinaFox Bride (2011)


EP2: Carte Blanche James O'Callaghan

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 | 8pm
Multimedia hall, Montreal Music Conservatory
4750, rue Henri-Julien, Montréal
Mont-Royal and Laurier metro stations
15$ | 20$
O'CALLAGHAN, JamesOn Notes to Selves (2016)
O'CALLAGHAN, Jamessubject/object (2016)
O'CALLAGHAN, JamesCréation (2019)*
ALESSANDRINI, PatriciaOmaggio a Berio (2012)
PAÇO-ROCCHIA, SoniaCréation (2019)*
FRÉCHETTE, Charles-AntoineCréation (2018)*

EP3: XXe: Redéfinir

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 | 8pm
Chapelle Historique du Bon-Pasteur
100, Sherbrooke East
St-Laurent metro station
DUFOUR-LAPERRIÈRE, GabrielDes limbes (2018)*
TOWER, JoanPetroushskates (1980)
STRAVINSKY, IgorRite of Spring (1913 / 2012) Arranged by Kevin Lau


EP4: Calibrating Friction

a co-presentation with Le Vivier

Thursday, May 30th, 2019 | 8pm
Amphitheater of Le Gesù
1200, De Bleury street, Montreal
Place d'armes and Place des Arts metro stations
15$ | 25$
LIZÉE, NicoleMusic for Body-Without-Organs (2011)
MAZZOLI, MissyStill Life with Avalanche (2008)
BOLTON, RoseCréation (2019)*
BRADY, TimCréation (2019)*
OMICCIOLI, Nickpush/pull (2013-15)
STAFYLAKIS, HarryCalibrating Friction (2016)
Tim Bradyelectric guitar
Ben ReimerDrum set

HS1: À Chaque Ventre son Monstre

a noisy-opera by Gabriel Dharmoo with texts by Françoise Major

Artistic Director: Jeffrey Stonehouse
Light Director: Nancy Bussières
Scénographie: Karine Galarneau
Mise en espace: Solène Paré
Régie: Nataq Huault
Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 | 7:30pm
Maison de la culture Mont-royal
465, Mont-Royal avenue west
Mont-Royal metro station
Free entry
Friday, September 28th, 2018 | 7:30pm
Maison de la culture Ahuntsic-Cartierville
10300, de Lajeunesse street
Henri-Bourassa metro station
Free entry
Sarah AlbuExperimental singer
Elizabeth LimaExperimental singer
Gabriel DharmooExperimental singer


HS2: À Quelle Heure Commence Le Temps?

A collective tribute to Gilles Tremblay, Part 2

A Co-production of ECM+, Choros, Magnitude6 and the soloists of the Conservatoire de Musique de Montreal

Friday, January 25th, 2019 | 7:30pm
Concert Hall of the Montreal Music Conservatory
4750, Henri-Julien
Mont-Royal and Laurier metro stations
8$ | 20$
TREMBLAY, GillesÀ quelle heure commence le temps ? (1999)
TREMBLAY, GillesTriojubilus (1985)
TREMBLAY, GillesLe Signe du lion (1981)
TREMBLAY, Gilles...le sifflement des vents porteurs de l’amour... (1971)
Soloists:Vincent Ranallo, baryton
Louise Bessette, pianist
Artistic Direction: Véronique Lacroix
Jeffrey Stonehouse

HS3: XXe: Redéfinir, jeunesse

Co-présented by Bach Before Bedtime

March 19th - Salle Claude Léveillée
March 24th - Tanna Schulich Hall
STRAVINSKY, IgorRite of Spring (1913) Arrangement by Kevin Lau (2012)

Fondation Socan
Conseil des arts du Canada
Conseil des arts de Montréal