Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 19:30
Saturday, March 10, 7:30 pm
Erreur de Type 27
New music in a multimedia presentation
Freedom Way building, Multimedia Studio
Watch a video of Erreur de Type 27 on vimeo here: https://vimeo.com/106050255
Erreur de Type 27 is a new music production organization, presenting the majority of its events in Quebec City. Since 1999, E27 has offered its audience the chance to hear a variety of contemporary music through its well-crafted and geometrically variable concert scenarios.
Its programs feature seasoned musicians from the Quebec City region and composers from QC and elsewhere. They revolve around three main fields of action:
Quebec, Canadian or foreign creation;
and the "great classics" of the twentieth and twenty-first century repertoire
Pierre-Olivier Roy holds a bachelor's and a master's degree in composition from Laval University. He has also accumulated specialized training and residencies in Quebec, Canada and abroad, including internships at the Acanthes Center (France), Arraymusic (Toronto) and a Max / MSP musical computing internship. given by IRCAM (France). He has perfected his work through several renowned composers and educators such as Eric Morin, Mikhail Malt, Jean Lesage, Hanspeter Kyburtz and Christopher Butterfield.
He has led, especially since 2008, a career in the field of new music creation and music production, mainly for concert music, music to the image and audio design. He has also worked as an arranger, orchestrator and music publisher, notably for Les Misérables du Capitole de Québec. Among the ensembles that have created his works are the Orchester de la francophonie canadienne, the Quatuor Bozzini, the Consort contemporain de Québec and Error type 27.
Currently, he is exploring more specifically the composition and use of music technologies (recording, sound processing and broadcasting) as part of the creation of immersive mixed classical music in concert. Its research-creation and development activities have been funded by the Quebec Council for Arts and Letters (CALQ) and the Canada Council for the Arts (CAC).
Pierre-Olivier Roy is currently the General and Artistic Director of Error Type 27.
Dr. Brent Lee