Biography

Pierre Michaud

  • Edmundston, New Brunswick, Canada, 1974
  • Composer

Born in New-Brunswick in 1974, Pierre Michaud completed his doctorate in composition at Université de Montréal with complementary studies at the Jan Levoslav Bella Conservatory (Slovakia), Université de Moncton, Mount-Allison University and at IRCAM in Paris.

Back in Canada in 2000 after a six year stay in Slovakia, Pirere Michaud is particularly interested in new technology and its integration within the creative process. His research in presently based on the analysis of declamation.

Pierre Michaud’s compositions have been heard in concert series and festivals in many cities in Canada, Central America, Asia and in Europe. His music has been performed by musicians such as: Bozzini Quartet, SMCQ, Susan Narucki, Shanghai Symphony, Winnipeg Symphony, CBC Radio Orchestra, Bratislava Chamber Soloists and was broadcasted by the Slovak State Radio, CBC Radio Two and Espace musique.

Pierre Michaud has been teaching composition at the Université de Montréal Music Faculty since 2012.

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