Tuesday, October 6, 2009

October 15th to 20th alcides lanza COMPOSER IN RESIDENCE Iberoamerican Music Festival In San Juan, Puerto Rico

From October 15th to the 20th I will be the composer in residence during the IV Iberoamerican Music Festival in San Juan, Puerto Rico

The principal concert featuring my works

arghanum V
the freedom of silence


the premiere of
cantos rodados [2004-I]
for piano and electronics

will be on Saturday October 17th at 8 p.m. at the Sala Carlos Marichal Centro de Bellas Artes Santurce San Juan, Puerto Rico

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

concert ~ Studio 303 August 22 & 23

Percussionist Gina Ryan in
alcides lanza: diastemas, for marimba and electroacoustic sounds

Also, works by:
Neil Middleton
Andrew Staniland
Alexandra Fol
Gina Ryan
Stacey Brown
David Adamcyk
Justin Mariner
Éric Champagne

Studio 303
#372 Saint-Catherine Street West
August 22, 2009 17:00 & 20:00
August 23, 2009 17:00

$12 adults / $10 students & seniors

For more information contact: percussion@ginaryan.ca

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Wednesday June 10
Series Je me Souviens, 2
Pioneers of electronic music

Hommage à
alcides lanza
pour son 80éme anniversaire
20 hrs - 8 p.m.
at the Sala Rossa
4848 Saint-Laurent ~ 514.284.0122

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Reminder ~ Je me souviens tribute to Otto Joachim

Je Me Souviens 2.2

Hommage àTribute to Otto Joachim

Présentation d’Otto Joachim, le compositeur, son œuvre par alcides lanza

An introduction to the composer’s life and works by alcides lanza.

-Écoute / Listening :

  • 5.9 (1971)
  • Three Electronic Sketches 1 (1984)
  • Elektroakustiche Momente 3 (1969-79)
  • Elektroakustiche Momente 22 (1969-79)

Composition inédite de Diane Labrosse inspirée de l’œuvre du compositeur

Original composition inspired by the composer’s works.

3 concerts uniques, 3 œuvres inédites par des compositeurs d’aujourd’hui

3 unique live sets, 3 unreleased works by today’s Quebec composers.

  • Chantal Dumas
  • Sonde
  • Wapstan

Mercredi 22 Avril / Wednesday April, 22 . 2009

Sala Rossa, 4848 boulevard Saint-Laurent, Montréal

Portes : 19h30 - Spectacle : 20h15
Doors: 7:30 pm - Concert: 8:15 pm


Thursday, April 2, 2009

Festival Je me Souviens2 - Concert & Lecture

Festival Je me Souviens2

Tribute to 4 pioneers of electroacoustic music in Quebec:

Istvan Anhalt [Thursday April 2]
Otto Joachim [Wednesday April 22]
Pierre Mercure [Wednesday May 20]
alcides lanza [Wednesday June 10]

All concerts at La Sala Rossa - 4848 Boul. Saint-Laurent, Montreal

8:15 p.m. - 10$ admission

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Concert & lecture ***TODAY***

alcides lanza, professor, composer & pianist is giving a lecture and will perform his composition arghanum V [1990-I] π, for piano and electroacoustic sounds, in room RF-101 (Loyola Campus) on Wednesday, March 25, 12:30-14:00

This lecture is sponsored by MHIS 200/3 Music and Society, but is open to everyone.

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Concert Bulletin ~ upcoming performance

will be performing my composition sensors I [1976-i]
Thursday April 16th at 8 p.m.
Salle Claude-Champagne, at the Université de Montréal.

Monday, February 2, 2009

Award winning biography - on sale now!

Last year saw the publication of my authorized biography alcides lanza Portrait of a Composer by Pamela Jones - available in bookstores everywhere (support your local bookstore!) or at amazon.ca now.

The book was recently nominated for and has WON the Prix Opus awarded by the members of the Conseil québécois de la musique, in the book category.

Congratulations and thanks to Pamela Jones and McGill Queens University Press