The concert hall washed in purple lighting

France Jobin

4.35 - R0 - 413
Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 8PM
Concert Hall

The electronic music of composer France Jobin can be described as "sound-sculpture," revealing a minimalist approach to complex sound environments where analog and digital methods intersect. While her music often makes use of restraint and limit, she isn't one to shy away from extremes.

Her skillful interplay between highs and lows, louds and softs, creates an intricate narrative, which stretches the listener's perception and continually refocuses attention. Using an array of specifically placed loudspeakers numbering in the dozens, Jobin will present a new work built for the EMPAC Concert Hall.

France Jobin is a sound/installation artist, composer, and curator residing in Montreal, Canada. Her installations express a parallel path, incorporating both musical and visual elements inspired by the architecture of physical spaces. Her works can be “experienced” in various music venues and new-technology festivals across Canada, the United States, South America, South Africa, Europe and Japan.

Main Image: Purple light washes across the concert hall for France Jobin's 4.35 - R0 - 413 in 2015. Photo: Mick Bello/EMPAC.


Dates + Tickets

France Jobin
4.35 - R0 - 413
Thursday 15
8:00 PM
October 2015
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