Quebec music
Being a modern cosmopolitan society, today, all types of music can be found in the Canadian province of Quebec. What is specific to Quebec though are traditional songs, a unique variety of Celtic musi...
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List of people from Montreal
This is a list of notable people from Montreal.
List of people from Montreal - Wikipedia
Dina Bélanger
Blessed Dina Bélanger (April 30, 1897 - September 4, 1929) was a Canadian nun, musician and Christian mystic.
Bélanger was born in Quebec, in the parish of Saint-Roch, Quebec City. She was later s...
André Ristic
André Ristic (born 19 December 1972) is a Canadian composer, pianist, accordion player, and music theorist. He has won several awards, including the Jules Léger Prize for New Chamber Music in 2000 for...
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Domaine Forget
Domaine Forget is an international music festival as well as music and dance academy located near La Malbaie in the Charlevoix region of Quebec.
Le Domaine Forget was three separate estates of thr...
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Reel (dance)
The reel is a folk dance type as well as the accompanying dance tune type. In Scottish country dancing, the reel is one of the four traditional dances, the others being the jig, the strathspey and the...
Disques Victoire
Disques Victoire is a Canadian independent record label founded in Quebec specializing in recording and promoting French language artists.
Calixa Lavallée
Calixa Lavallée, (December 28, 1842 – January 21, 1891), born Calixte Paquet dit Lavallée, was a French-Canadian-American musician and Union Army band musician during the American Civil War who compos...
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Igloofest
Igloofest (or igloofest) is an annual outdoor music festival which takes place at the Old Port of Montreal in Montreal, Canada. Co-produced by Piknic Electronik and the Quays of the Old Port, it began...
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Denis Bédard
Denis Bédard (born 1950 in Quebec City) is a Canadian composer of organ works (solo, duet, and with other instruments) and choral pieces (a cappella, with organ, and with piano). He founded Éditions C...
Frans Brouw
Florent Robert Frans Brouw (born 31 January 1929) is a Belgian pianist. He is a Canadian citizen since 1975.He finished his studies in Brussels' Royal Conservatory in 1952, taking part immediately aft...
Pour un instant
"Pour un instant" (meaning "For a Second" or "For a Moment") is a song by the Quebec folk rock band Harmonium from their 1974 self-titled debut album. Written by band members Serge Fiori and Michel No...
Néo-trad
Néo-trad is a musical style from Quebec that arose around the turn of the 21st century. It can be considered a subgenre of Québécois Trad music. The term combines the Greek prefix neo, meaning new, a...
Gilles Vigneault
Gilles Vigneault, GOQ ([ʒil viɲo]; born 27 October 1928) is a Canadian poet, publisher and singer-songwriter, and Quebec nationalist and sovereigntist. Two of his songs are considered by many Quebec's...
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Quebec Contemporary Music Society
The Quebec Contemporary Music Society, or Société de musique contemporaine du Québec in French (SMCQ), is a contemporary classical-music organization based in Montreal, Quebec. It was founded in 1966 ...
Georges Thurston
George Thurston (December 29, 1951 – June 18, 2007) was a Quebec singer, author and composer and radio show host. He was known as Boule Noire since 1975 and worked in the music industry as a solo arti...
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Samian (rapper)
Samuel Tremblay, better known by his stage name Samian (born 1983 in Pikogan, Quebec), is a Canadian rapper who performs in both French and Algonquin.
A member of the Abitibiwinni First Nation, Sa...
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Mes Aïeux
Mes Aïeux (My ancestors) is a Canadian folk music group from Quebec founded in 1996.Although a leader of the Quebec "neo-traditional" scene, the band takes a definitely modern slant on that style, bor...
Tricot Machine
Tricot Machine was a Canadian indie pop band, active from 2005 to 2012. Originally from Trois-Rivières, Quebec, the band's core members were Catherine Leduc and Matthieu Beaumont.Formed in 2005, Leduc...
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Eclipse Festival
Eclipse Festival is a biennal electronic music festival held in Quebec, Canada during the summer. This festival is a weekend-long international gathering of visual and musical art. It features a symbi...
Calixa-Lavallée Award
The Calixa-Lavallée Award (French: Prix Calixa-Lavallée) is a music award created in 1959. It is granted by the Saint-Jean-Baptiste Society of Montreal (SSJBM) to a Quebecer having distinguished h...
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