Denis, Jean-François


L'électroacoustique au Canada

eContact!, vol. 3, no. 4. Montréal: CEC.


Language(s): French


Socio-Cultural Aspects of Electroacoustic Music Computer Music Electroacoustic Music Electronic Music Experimental Music


The author presents a short panorama of current Canadian electroacoustic music in three parts:

  1. historically (experimental/electronic music before 1970, 1970-1980 - synthesizers and computer music, after 1980, the institutional acknowledgment) to recent tendencies.
  2. The place of Canadian electroacoustic composers in the international scene.
  3. A short history of studios, groups, festivals, institutions and record producers.

Abstract translation(s):


Denis, Jean-François (2000). L'électroacoustique au Canada