J'M'EN SAX, an instrumental theater created by Michel Smith won the Opus prize "concert de l'année musique actuelle, électroacoustique" at the 19th gala held by the Conseil québécois de la musique on February 7  in Montreal's Bourgie Hall. 

Congratulations to everyone : composer Michel Smith , Quasar's musicians, and all the creative team : Guillaume Barrette, Rodolphe St-Arnaud, Sonia Paco-Rocchia, Audrey Southière, Midori and Sandra Wang

Thanks to all, guests musicians, composers, partners an audience membres for a wonderful concert. Look at  the photo-album on our Facebook page

And thanks to Charles Belisle for the picture!

Quasar is nominated for two OPUS prizes for Michel Smith's intrumental theater:

-Création de l'année

-Concert de l'année musique actuelle, électroacoustique

Bravo and good luck!


On October 26, Quasar was taking part in the Journées de la culture with under the theme "a concert in a back street of Villeray". The event took place under a radiant sun. Thanks to the wonderful and vibrant audience.  Have a look to the event photo-album on our Facebook page.

After the recordings last spring, we are now at the editing stage. Here we are at Studio 270 with composer Philippe Leroux who came to help woith his piece Du souffle. We are looking forward to present this new CD to be released next December on the DAME label (qb collection).

Five great Opus Prizes nominations underline our 2013-2014 season highlights.
Thank you and congratulations to all our partners with whom we share this nices recognition.

Created in 1996 by the Conseil québécois de la musique, the Opus Prizes recognize the dynamism and the diversity of the Quebec musical scene. Awarded by independant juries, the Opus Prized underline excellence in concert music.

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