News

Notice of convocation - General Annual Assembly

The Guilde des musiciens et musiciennes du Québec (GMMQ) invites its members in good standing on Thursday, April 23, 2015 :

Death Notice : Patrick Vetter, saxophonist

The GMMQ learned with sadness the death of Patrick (Pat) Vetter, saxophonist and GMMQ member since 1980. M. Vetter died on February 12, 2015 at the age of 58. M. Vetter was recognized by his peers as a talented musician with a great sense of humour. He will be deeply missed by the Montreal artistic community.

GMMQ meets Québec Minister of Culture and Communications

2015.01.15 - GMMQ President Luc Fortin and Executive Director Mylène Cyr met this morning the Minister of Culture and Communications of Québec, Hélène David.

Important notice : Update your contact information by January 15

The 2015-2016 GMMQ member directory will be issued in March 2015. GMMQ members can update their contact information prior to January 15 :

Congratulations to our members

On December 26, Governor General of Canada announced 95 new appointments to the Order of Canada, including three members of the GMMQ :

- Denis Brott :
"For his achievements as a cellist and pedagogue, and for his role in establishing the Canada Council of the Arts’ Musical Instrument Bank."

- Suzie LeBlanc :
"For contributing to the development of early-period music and Acadian culture as a singer and teacher."

Season greetings!

Please note that the GMMQ offices will be closed from Friday December 19, at 3PM. The team will be back at work on Monday January 5, 2015. Happy Holiday Season !

Death notice : Marcelle Martin Graton

The GMMQ learned with sadness the death of Marcelle Graton, Organist and pianist, on November 3, 2014.

She was organist at the Saint-Viateur church in Outremont for 15 years and at the Saint-Joseph church in Ville Mont-Royal for 45 years. After joining the GMMQ in 1949, she became a life member. She died at the age of 97.

Notice of convocation : general assembly + music recording for film + holiday season cocktail reception

The Guilde des musiciens et musiciennes du Québec (GMMQ) invites its members in good standing on Wednesday December 17 :

Important notice

The GMMQ office in Montreal will exceptionally close at 11AM on Friday, November 21.

The GMMQ office in Québec City will be closed on Friday, November 21.

Important notice

The GMMQ offices will be closed exceptionally on Monday November 10. Thank you for your understanding.