Martin Racine

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VIOLON INTERMÉDIAIRE, AVANCÉ ET EXPERT Martin participe activement au développement de la musique au Québec et à travers le monde depuis de nombreuses années. Sa riche expérience l’a mené a joué dans des ensembles aux styles variés: Isabeau et les chercheurs d’or (country-folk), Le train qui roule (musique swing et hawaïenne), Cithel (musique traditionnelle québécoise […]

Sophie Lavoie

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PIANO Sophie Lavoie est violoneuse, pianiste, chanteuse, compositrice et ethnomusicologue. Native du Lac-St-Jean, au Québec, elle est introduite dès son jeune âge à la musique classique par l’étude du piano, ainsi qu’à la musique et à la chanson traditionnelles au sein de sa famille. Elle obtient un baccalauréat en piano classique à l’Université de Montréal […]

Jacinthe Dubé

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CLASSE DE MAÎTRE – CHANT Jacinthe Dubé est née à Québec en 1976. Elle se spécialise dans la recherche, l’interprétation et l’enseignement de la chanson traditionnelle du Québec. Elle est membre fondateur du groupe de chansons traditionnelles a cappella Galant, tu perds ton temps, avec qui elle se produit dans plusieurs salles de spectacles et […]

Support the new generation of traditional music

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Support the camp with a donation Help Violon Trad Québec with its mission to pursue and maintain accessibility to camp. Since 2008, the camp has taught more than 1 500 musicians from here and elsewhere and funding has been raised to offer high quality teaching and activities at affordable rates and as well as scholarships to young musicians under 18. To […]

Danielle Martineau

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MASTER CLASS An artist and mediator of the living heritage, specialist in traditional songs and dances of French America, Danielle Martineau has been producing collections and research since 1980, designing transmission, documentation, training and animation activities in the field of oral traditions. CVPV – 1981, CQPV – 1993, CRAPO de Lanaudière – 2004 and CPVL […]

Louis-Simon Lemieux

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INTERMEDIATE VIOLON Born in Ste-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier, Louis-Simon is one of the most remarkable multi-instrumentalists (violin, guitar, harmonica, feet) of the Quebec tradition. He stands out for his talent, but above all for his passion and impressive energy. With his father Daniel Lemieux, he learns directories of tunes from Quebec, Ireland and Scotland since his childhood. Indeed, […]

André Gagné

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GUITAR Musician and singer born in St-Côme, a small village of singers and musicians of Lanaudière, nicknamed “the national capital of the song to answer”. This is where he has his first contact with traditional music. He studied jazz guitar at CÉGEP St-Laurent and then became interested in American style tenor banjo. He begins to […]