Gilles Gobeil

Gilles Gobeil has won over 20 national and international awards at Ars Electronica (Austria), Bourges (France), Stockholm Electronic Arts Award (Sweden), CIMESP (Brazil), Métamorphoses (Belgium), Ciber@rt (Spain), and Luigi-Russolo (Italy). His DVD-Audio Trilogie d’ondes has won the Conseil québécois de la musique (CQM)’s Opus Award for Best Album in 2004-05; his CD Le contrat was nominated in the same category in 2003-04.

He has received commissions from Codes d’Accès (Montréal), empreintes DIGITALes (Montréal), Groupe de musique expérimentale de Bourges (GMEB, France), Musiques & Recherches (Belgium), Réseaux des arts médiatiques (Montréal), Société Radio-Canada, Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie (ZKM, Germany), and from performers Suzanne Binet-Audet, René Lussier, and Arturo Parra. He has been composer-in-residence in Banff (Canada, 1993, 1995), Bourges (France, 1991), at the GRM (France, 1993) and ZKM (Germany, 2005, 2006, 2007), and guest composer at DAAD (Germany, 2008). Gilles Gobeil is a professor of Music Technology at Collège de Drummondville since 1992.

He has been a guest lecturer in Electroacoustic Composition at Université de Montréal (2005-06) and the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal (2007). He is a member of the Canadian Electroacoustic Community (CEC), associate composer of the Canadian Music Centre (CMC), and co-founder of Réseaux, an organization devoted to producing media arts events.

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Canada