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Exalta calma
New album to come

After having played "Circum Continuum" on several continents from 2016 to 2019, the Auguste quartet returns with a new opus that brews the readings of time, contrasts and atmospheres as sound climates. With "Exalta calma", Auguste invites us to superimpose two entities that could suggest an invariable distance that animates the interior of a painting, a person and / or even a sound.

Alain Bedard
Quebec Jazz

Known as the founder of Quebec prestigious jazz label Effendi Records and producer of many albums on the label, Alain Bédard is also

Auguste 2019
Auguste Quartet

Auguste led by Alain Bédard and for whom he is a composer, start his 22th season of creation. The Auguste showcases a brand new formation with which he will give concerts around the world. Here is the Auguste quartet with Mario Allard - soprano and alto saxophones, Félix Stüssi - piano, Alain Bédard - double bass, Michel Lambert - drums

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Calendar

Oct 08th – Palais Montcalm, Québec Oct 14th – Dièse Onze, Québec Oct 21th– Rex, Toronto Oct 22th – Rex, Toronto Oct 29th – St-Angèle, Québec Oct 30th– St-Angèle, Québec Nov 13th – Gesu, Montréal Nov 14th to Dec 5th = Guadeloupe, France, Italie Tour Dec 8th – Jazz Bistro, Toronto Dec 9th – Jazz Bistro, Toronto
The Covid-19 wiped out almost all of our business. More than 40 concerts were cancelled or postponed in 2021 or 2023. We continue, albeit badly, to work on the repertoires of the Auguste quartet and/or the Jazzlab Orchestra. With the help of the Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec and the Canada Council for the Arts - we have just started a new project with the Jazzlab Orchestra, whose provisional title is LOGUSLABUSMUZIKUS.
2019 30 sept              Matriçage de Exalta calma 22 sept              Studio Piccolo , Montréal  - mixage d’Exlata calma 18 june              Studio Piccolo, Montréal – enregistrement du nouvel album Exalta calma 23 april              ARAM, Repentigny 30 march           Théâtre Gilles Vigneault, St-Jérome 16 -17 feb          Bar St-Angèle, Qc

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Videos

Alain Bédard Auguste Quartet
La Silva Major - Exalta calma
Alain Bédard Auguste Quartet
Coupures - Circum Continuum
New video to come

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