Prof. Tremblay has been made an Associate Member of CIRMTT, the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music, Media and Technology based in Montréal, Canada. As part of this new collaboration he will be giving a guest lecture on pragmatic concerns in mixed music on the 22nd of October.
Pierre Alexandre is currently working on a commission from Quasar for saxophone quartet and electronics. He will be in Montréal in October for a full week of workshops with the ensemble, with a public presentation at the end of the week. As part of this research trip to Montreal, P.A. will be launching his fourth album on Empreintes DIGITALes, a double CD of chamber mixed music for soloist and electronics, featuring Peyee Chen, Jean-François Laporte, Sarah Nicolls and Heather Roche.
P.A. will be presenting the findings of the HISStool teams at IRCAM, as part of the Forum event (20th to 22nd of Nov). In a paper co-written with Dr Alex Harker entitled Rethinking the Box: Approaches to the Reality of Electronic Music Performance. The potential creative use of impulse response, facilitated by the HIRT is assessed under musical terms.