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Radio // Magali Babin
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Artists // Magali Babin

2 June 2009

On the programme of the concert featuring six woman musicians on June 7, 2009 at 9 pm at L’envers in Montréal are the duets Magali BabinJoane Hétu, Anne-FHélène Prévost, and solo performances by Myléna Bergeron, and Pascale Trudel.

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20 April 2009

As part of their 2008-09 season, Productions SuperMusique presents Natura Sonoris, a Carte Blanche to Magali Babin. Drawing inspiration from composer Krzysztof Penderecki and his disquieting music, Magali Babin, along with Myléna Bergeron, Karl Lemieux and L’Œil de verre, will present a multimedia work that pushes forward the fearsome audio-visual attacks of five of the most imaginative young artists in Montréal today. The concerts will take place on April 29 and 30, 2009, at the Laboratoire nouveaux médias — Oboro.

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17 March 2008

Magali Babin will present Onion Router (audio interactive performance with projection) on March 20, 2008 as part of the Studio XX’s Salon Femmes br@nchées at Galerie B-312 in Montréal, whereas Tara Rodgers will present Butterfy Effects (multichannel sound performance).

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11 December 2007

Magali Babin, artist whose sonorous performances are characterized by a minimalistic approach, is in residence at Studio XX (Montréal) from mid-November 2007 until January 31, 2008. During the residence, she will create a game interface for an interactive performance inspired by Tor (decentralized network that allows anonymous connexion on the Internet); a project to experimenting techniques of surveillance, concepts of simulation and technological hoaxes.

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27 April 2007

During the next Époxy (a music series that presents works based on a relation between a composer and a theorist, mathematician, philosopher, architect or another artist) Magali Babin will present a piece that relates to Sophie Calle’s work, Nicolas Bernier will make reference to the essay The Electronic Revolution by William S Burroughs, and Chantal Dumas will offer a composition based on the two different worlds of John Cage and of Toronto artist Mike Hoolboom. Epoxy 4 will take place on May 23, 2007 at La Sala Rossa, Montréal. You can listen to online audio clips of some of these musicians on Chemin de fer and Étude no 3 pour cordes et poulies.

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14 March 2006

Katharine Norman’s book Sounding Art (242 pages + 1 CD) is now available on electrocd.com. The book describes various aspects of sound art, and presents the work of many artists such as Magali Babin, Luc Ferrari, Barry Truax, Francisco López, Hildegard Westerkamp, Francis Dhomont, Merzbow, John Oswald, and Martin Tétreault.

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17 January 2006

Mois Multi is a festival of technological arts held in Québec City which features multidisciplinary creations, performances and installations. Gordon Monahan will show his work Theremin in the Rain on February 1, 2006, Magali Babin will perform live at the “audio cabaret” on February 10 and 11, 2006, and Skoltz_Kolgen will present Epiderm on February 10 and 11, 2006. All events are taking place at Méduse.

  • Visit the Mois Multi presenter web site — Mois Multi: Splendeurs & anomalies / MM7: Gordon Monahan, Magali Babin, Alexandre Burton, Skoltz_kolgen…: February 1-28, 2006, Quebec City, Québec
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13 October 2005

The Vancouver New Music Festival produces Interférence: statique x-statique / static x-static and presents, on Wednesday Octobre 19, 2005, Fred Frith, Jean Derome and Pierre Tanguay. And on Thursday October 20, it’s Diane Labrosse, Jean-Pierre Gauthier and The Unexpected. Then, on Friday October 21, the festival presents Joane Hétu, Magali Babin and Klaxon Gueule. Finally, on Saturday October 22, morceaux_de_machines will be making their first Vancouver appearance at the festival.

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10 May 2005

The No Type label will be well represented at the next edition of the Suoni Per Il Popolo festival (Sounds for the People) presented in Montréal in June 2005. On June 8, 2005, morceaux_de_machines and Esther B will play alongside Howard Stelzer and Bernhard Gal Intransitive label from Cambridge (USA). Then, two electronic superstars, Magali Babin and Jon Vaughn, will present an exclusive collaboration on June 18, 2005 for the Libératrices: créatrices night, dedicated to women in improvisation.

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31 March 2005

For the third installement of the Volapük concert series, Les Poules (the trio of Danielle Palardy Roger, Diane Labrosse and Joane Hétu) pairs up with three young innovative musicians, i8u, Magali Babin and Myléna Bergeron. The concert will be held at the O Patro Vys hall (Montréal) on April 28, 2005.

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