1Impromptu (1994) Arr. Yves Daoust, 1995, 2014 Brigitte Poulin, piano; David Cronkite, keyboard15:40Yves Daoust
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).
This version of Impromptu [mixed version] was performed by Brigitte Poulin, piano, and David Cronkite, keyboard, recorded at the Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur in July 2014, and mixed at the composer’s studio.