Pierre Alexandre Tremblay’s works are out there! They have been performed in concert in Amsterdam, Athens, Bangor, Basel, Belfast, Berlin, Birmingham, Bordeaux, Brooklyn, Brussels, Chicago, Chico, Clinton, Cologne, Daegu, Dresden, Edinburgh, Huddersfield, Ivry-sur-Seine, Jakarta, Kitchener, Leeds, Leicester, Lisbon, London, Los Angeles, Lugano, Luxembourg, Lyon, Manchester, Marseille, Mérida, Montréal, Morelia, New York City, Ostrava, Paris, Quebec City, Querétaro, Raleigh, Saint-Laurent, Seia, Shanghai, Strasbourg, The Hague, Toronto, Troy, Uppsala, Utrecht, Vancouver, Weimar, Winnipeg, Wrocław and York…
Pierre Alexandre Tremblay is a composer and a performer on bass guitar and sound processing devices, in solo and within various ensembles. He is a member of the London-based collective Loop. His music is released by empreintes DIGITALes and Ora.
He formally studied composition with Michel Tétreault, Marcelle Deschênes, and Jonty Harrison, bass guitar with Jean-Guy Larin, Sylvain Bolduc, and Michel Donato, analysis with Michel Longtin and Stéphane Roy, studio technique with Francis Dhomont, Robert Normandeau, and Jean Piché.
Pierre Alexandre Tremblay is Professor in Composition and Improvisation at the University of Huddersfield (England, UK). He previously worked in popular music as producer and bassist, and has a keen interest for creative coding.
He likes spending time with his family, drinking oolong tea, gazing at dictionaries, reading prose, and taking long walks. As a founding member of the no-tv collective, he does not own a working television set.
In 2016 he was awarded the Jules Léger Prize for New Chamber Music organized by the Canada Council for the Arts.
Pierre Alexandre Tremblay
Montréal (Québec), 1975
Residence: Huddersfield (England, UK)
- Performer (electric bass, laptop)
On the web
- BAnQ 0000808557
- Discogs 658668
- Electrodoc 4366/tremblay-pierre-alexandre
- ISNI 0000000371207044
- Musicbrainz 21073601-f815-405f-b006-98b0922bb1d9
- VIAF 250707015
- Wikidata Q3383678
November 5, 2020Online event
July 13, 2020Online event
April 22 – 25, 2020Belfast (Northern Ireland, UK)
April 17, 2020Troy (New York, USA)
February 24, 2020Edinburgh (Scotland, UK)
February 5, 2020Vancouver (British Columbia, Canada)
December 13, 2019New York City (New York, USA)
December 4, 2019Mérida (Mexico)
November 30, 2019Morelia (Mexico)
November 29, 2019Morelia (Mexico)
November 26, 2019Querétaro (Mexico)
November 19, 2019Huddersfield (England, UK)