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Death notice : Ursula Kant Clutterbuck

The GMMQ learned with sadness the death of Ursula Kant Clutterbuck, pianist and harpsichordist, on October 7, 2014. After joining the GMMQ in 1961, she became a life member.

Important notice - Disruptions to services on Friday October 17

Due to work carried out by Videotron in Montreal, please note that the GMMQ office in Montreal will not be reachable by phone nor web/email on Friday, October 17.

Reminder - Annual General Assembly on September 30 at 1:30PM

To all GMMQ members in good-standing

Please note that an annual general assembly of the Guilde des musiciens et musiciennes du Québec will take place on 

Letter announcing the AFM trusteeship and Judgment of the Superior Court of Québec

Some members of the Guilde asked us to read the letter from the AFM announcing the trusteeship of the Guilde des musiciens et musiciennes du Québec.

Disaffiliation from AFM: Guild files request in Superior Court

Montreal, September 16, 2014. – The Guilde des musiciens et musiciennes du Québec's Board of Directors filed a request in Québec Superior Court to obtain a declaratory judgment clarifying the steps required to disaffiliate from the AFM.

Unveiling of the name of the cooperative for professional musicians

In a previous issue of the Entracte journal, we informed you about an initiative of the Guilde des musiciens et musiciennes du Québec : the founding of a cooperative based on solidarity that aims to promote and facilitate the hiring of live professionnal musicians for a quality performance at a reasonable price will provides musicians with decent working conditions and a social safety

Death notice : Jan Jarczyk

The GMMQ learned with sadness the death of Jan Jarczyk, jazz pianist, composer and McGill University Professor, on Sunday August 3rd following a battle with cancer.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family and colleagues of Mr. Jarczyk.