1Impromptu (1994) Arr. Yves Daoust, 1995 Jacques Drouin, piano; Lorraine Vaillancourt, keyboard16:19Yves DaoustBruits
I completed this piece thanks to the help of Chopin, who for the occasion loaned me his Fantasie-Impromptu in
Impromptu [mixed version] premiered on January 30, 1996 by Manuel Schweizer, piano, and Anne Gaudemer, keyboard — from the Ensemble Grame (France) — during the concert Live from Lyon produced by SMCQ at Salle Pierre-Mercure in Montréal. Impromptu [mixed version] was commissioned by SMCQ with support from the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec (CALQ).
- January 30, 1996, Manuel Schweizer, piano; Anne Gaudemer, keyboard • Live from Lyon, Salle Pierre-Mercure — Centre Pierre-Péladeau, Montréal (Québec)
Thisperformance of Impromptu [mixed version] was recorded at the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal by Jean Landry in December 2000 and mixed at the composer’s studio.