Maxime Corbeil-Perron is a composer and audiovisual artist whose work has been noticed by many international competitions and events. His work has been qualified as “pushing the boundaries of abstraction” (Silence and Sound, FR) and “defying any explication or labelling” (La Folia, UK). A polymorphous creative with more than a decade of experience in music and digital arts, he now focuses on the possibilities of composition and audiovisual performance using optical technologies.

Maxime Corbeil-Perron est un compositeur et artiste audiovisuel montréalais dont l’œuvre a été soulignée par de nombreux concours et festivals internationaux. Son travail en tant que compositeur a été qualifié comme « repoussant les limites de l’abstraction » (Silence and Sound, FR et « défiant tout explication ou étiquetage » (La Folia, R-U). Créateur polymorphe actif depuis plus d’une décennie en musique et dans les arts numériques, son travail actuel est axé sur la recherche des possibilités en composition et performance audiovisuelle par le biais des technologies optiques.

-Concert photo by Camilla Caam Rehnstrand – all rights reserved

Upcoming //

Phosphènes (world premiere), mixed-media piece for 10-piece improvisation ensemble @ Ensemble SuperMusique, April 10th 2019, Concordia Black Box, Montreal, Canada.
Imaginary Optics I & II @ Festival International d’Art Video (FIAV), April 2019, Casablanca, Morroco
Creation (world premiere), Audiovisual Composition @ The Continuum Ensemble, The Music Gallery, May 10th 2019, Toronto, Canada
Political Ritual @ Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville (FIMAV), May 16th 2019, Victoriaville, Canada

 Past //

Imaginary Optics I&II (world premiere) @ Mois-Multi/Recto-Verso, February 1st 2019, Québec, Canada
re:[generativ], for 10-piece Oscillator Ensemble and electronics (premiere) @ Société des Arts Technologiques, AKOUSMA Festival, October 17th 2018, Montreal, Canada
VJ set @ Société des Arts Technologiques (S.A.T), September 6th 2018, Montreal, Canada
˚Northern@Concert MIM, Cité de la Musique de Marseille, May 31 2018, Marseille, France
˚Ghostly @ Groupe d’Intervention Vidéo, May 23rd 2018, Montreal, Canada
˚Live electronics with Ensemble SuperMusique@ Tenor concert event, Concordia Black Box, May 26th 2018, Montreal, Canada
˚Imaginary Optics (live performance)@Fylkingen, May 1st  2018, Stockholm, Sweden
˚Artist residency @ EMS, April 30th to May 6th, Stockholm, Sweden
˚Imaginary Optics (live performance)@Intonal Festival, April 27th 2018, Malmö, Sweden
˚Imaginary Optics (live performance)@Seeing Sound, 23rd-25th, Bath, UK
˚Imaginary Optics (live performance)@Kohlenstoff A/V Experience, PHI Center, March 1st 2018, Montreal, Canada
˚VJ set @ Igloofest 2018, January 27th, Montreal, Canada
 ˚Polychrome solo EP release on Mikroclimat @ Sala Rossa, December 14th 2017, Montreal, Canada
˚Political Ritual’s vinyl EP release on Ambiances Magnétiques @ Sala Rossa, December 14th 2017, Montreal, Canada
˚Live-set @ Kohlenstoff album release event, Sala Rossa, November 29th 2017, Montreal, Quebec
˚Espoir Squelettique (for Cello & tape) @ Fylkingen , Émilie Girard-Charest concert, November 24th 2017, Stockholm, Sweden
˚Imaginary Optics (live performance) @ Sound Image 2017, November 10th to 12th 2017, University of Greenwich, London, UK
˚VJ @ Concert « Montréal, la ville aux 100 clochers », October 28th, 2017, Maison Symphonique de Montréal, Canada
˚ Imaginary Optics (live performance) @ ICMC/EMW 2017, October 16th to 20th 2017, Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Shanghai, China
˚ Ghostly @ Série Conexões Musicais – Ateliê Sonoro, September 19th 2017, UFMG (Federal University of Minas Gerais) Conservatory, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
˚ achrome /アクローム  (with Maya Kuroki and Fabrizio Gilardino) @ Pop Montréal, Le Divan Orange, September 13th 2017, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
˚ Imaginary Optics (live performance) @ MUTEK 2017, A/Visions, August 25th 2017, Théâtre Ludger-Duvernay, Monument National, Montreal, Canada
˚ Paper presentation @ Toronto International Electroacoustic Symposium, August 9-13th 2017, Toronto, Canada
˚ Northern @Laboratoire Musique et Informatique de Marseille [France] – Exposition de vidéomusiques à l’Arcade d’Aix-en-Provence – May 15th to July 29th 2017, France
˚ Artist Residency @ Signal Culture, June 29th to July 6th 2017, Owego, New York, USA
˚ Le Pélican Noir @ Casa del Popolo, June 22nd 2017, Montreal, Canada
˚ Political Ritual @ Suoni Per Il Popolo, June 11th 2017, La Vitrola, Montreal, Canada
° Cubic (acousmatic piece) @ CIRMMT Student Symposium, May 25th 2017,Tanna Schulich Hall, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
° Northern @ Noisefloor Festival 2017, May 4th 2017, Staffordshire University, Staffordshire, UK
˚ Ghostly @ Segnali–Audiovisual and Performance Arts international festival, May 3rd 2017, Perugia, Italy
˚ Ghostly @ Noisefloor Festival 2017,May 2nd 2017, Staffordshire University, Staffordshire, UK
˚ Ghostly @ La vidéomusique, un art du temps (MIM), April 30th, 2017, Marseille, France
˚ Northern @ Noisefloor Festival 2017, May 4th 2017, Staffordshire University, Staffordshire, UK
˚ Live stereoscopic A/V @ Inductive Prism, April 21st 2017, La Lumière, Montréal, Canada
˚ Ghostly @ Inductive Prism, April 21st 2017, La Lumière, Montréal, Canada
° Creation (World Premiere), mixed-media piece for Continuum Ensemble@ Music Gallery. Part of the Pivot Project, in collaboration with the Canadian League of Composers, Canadian Music Center and the Ontario Council for the Arts, Toronto, March 25th 2017
° Northern @ Elektra, March 23rd 2017, Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain de Strasbourg, France
° Cubic @ Sounds like THIS Festival, March 18th 2017, Leeds College of Music, UK
° Ghostly @ Interstices (MIM), March 11th 2017, Marseille, France
° Live A/V @ Soundwich 8, March 9th 2017, Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal, Québec, Canada
° Le Pélican Noir (with Guillaume Vallée and Sonya Stefan) @ La Sala Rossa, January 29th, Montreal
° Youtheatre presents : The Law of Gravity (Composition and sound design) @ Segal Center Performing Arts, January 23rd to January 27th 2017, Montreal, Canada
° Cubic @ San Francisco Tape Music Festival, January 6th 2017, San Francisco, CA, USA
°  Ghostly@ Avant Edge Film Festival (A.E.F.F.), December 12th 2016, Chicago, Illinois, USA
°  Ghostly@Diffrazione Festival, November 21st to 27th, Florence, Italy
°  Cubic (acousmatic piece) @ Sines and squares, November 21st 2016, University of Manchester, UK
°  Ghostly@Elektra, November 13th, Auditorium de la Cité de la Musique et de la Danse, Strasbourg, France
° Ghostly@Videodrome2: Concert Laboratoire de Musique et Informatique de Marseille (MIM), November 10th, Marseille, France
° Cubic (acousmatic piece) @ Contemporanea 2016, October 30th, Città di Udine, Italy (attending with the support of the CALQ)
° Ghostly@Concert Laboratoire de Musique et Informatique de Marseille (MIM), October 14th 2016, Conservatoire de Musique d’Apt-Luberon, France
° Le Pélican Noir @ Phog Lounge, Harvesting the FAM Festival, October 8th 2016, Windso
° Le Pélican Noir @ Pressed, October 7th 2016, Ottawa
° D R E S D E N @ POP MONTRÉAL, September 21st 2016, Montreal
° Ghostly@UNEXPOSED: Living on the Edge, September 16th, Durham, North Carolina, USA
° Le Pélican Noir @ Divan Orange – August 24th 2016, Montreal
° Maxime Corbeil-Perron @ La Vitrola, August 18th, 2016, Montreal
°  Cubic (acousmatic piece) @ Toronto International Electroacoustic Symposium – August 10 – 13 2016
° D R E S D E N @ Eastern Bloc / DJQ Kohlenstoff Event, July 28th 2016
° Ghostly @ Cycle Image & Resonance IV, Mar Del Plata (Argentina)- July 20th 2016
° Ghostly @ Laboratoire Musique et Informatique de Marseille [France] – Exposition de vidéomusiques à l’Arcade d’Aix-en-Provence – May 2nd to July 31st 2016
° Le Pélican Noir @ Cagibi – June 16th 2016
° Kitsch.god (Live performance / Composition / Sound design) @ Théâtre de l’espace libre – June 10th, 11th 2016
° Live electroacoustic Improvisation with Quatuor Bozzini @ Suoni Per Il Popolo – Conseil des Arts de Montréal – June 5th 2016 –
° Political Ritual @ MUTEK – Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal – June 4th 2016 –
° Totem Électrique II CD launch @ Conservatoire de musique de Montréal – June 4th 2016
° Live electroacoustic Improvisation with Quatuor Bozzini @ Suoni Per Il Popolo – Gesù – June 3rd 2016 –
° Ghostly @Projection : OPTIQUE MAIN FILM – May 26th 2016 – Montreal
°Ghostly @ ECHOFLUXX 16 [Prague, Czech Republic] – May 4th to 7th 2016 –
° Espoir Squelettique (for cello and tape) CD launch on Ambiances Magnétiques @ Wilder & Davis – May 3rd 2016
° Ghostly@Usurp Zone5 Film Festival (New Delhi, India, 2016)
° Northern+Cubic@Kohlenstoff Event at Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal (Montreal, Canada, 2016)
° Vertiges@Concert Électrochocs du Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal (Montreal, Canada, 2016)
° Vertiges+Wise Constellations@J.I.M.E.C. 2016 (Amiens, France, 2015)
° Ghostly@Vizuális AKUsztika (Kaposvár, Hungary, 2015)
° Ghostly@Les Percéïdes (Gaspésie, Canada, 2015)
° Political Ritual@Ibrida Pluri Festival (Montreal, Canada, 2015)
° Political Ritual@live session at CKUT’s If you got ears (Montreal, Canada, 2015)∆
° Wise Constellations@Festival Futura (Crest, France, 2015)
° Political Ritual+Espoir Squelettique (for cello and tape)@Suoni Per il Popolo (Montreal, Canada, 2015)
° Ghostly@Usurp Zone5 Film Festival (London, UK, 2015)
° Espoir Squelettique (for cello and tape)@Royal College of Music (Tallinn, Sweden, 2015)
° Ghostly@Sound as Being (Lancaster, UK, 2015)
° Ghostly@Elektramusic, Musée d’Art moderne et contemporain de Strasbourg (France, 2015)
° Ghostly@Axis Arts Centre, Optical Research Exhibition (Crewe, UK, 2015)
° Ghostly@Montreal Videomusic Festival (Montreal, Canada, 2015)
° Ghostly+HOUSE (interactive audiovisual installation)@Cluster New Music and Integrated Arts Festival (Winnipeg, Canada, 2015)
° Ghostly@Dias de Música Electroacústica festival (Seia, Portugal, 2015)
° KATHARSIS album launch@Électrochocs/Kohlenstoff Records event at Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal (Montreal, Canada, 2014)
° Ghostly@Athens Video Art Festival (Athens, Greece, 2014)
° Ghostly@AIVA (Finspâng, Sweden, 2014)
° ANTI@New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival (New York, USA, 2014)
° Vertiges@Totem Électrique V – (Québec, Canada, 2014)
° Ghostly@H.E.F.F. (Haverhill, USA, 2014)
° Ghostly@Fifth Cairo Video Festival (Cairo, Egypt, 2014)
° Ghostly@Sight Unseen (Baltimore, USA, 2014)
° Ghostly@Seeing Sound Festival (Bath, UK, 2013)
° Ghostly@Open City Cinema (Winnipeg, Canada, 2013)
° Ghostly@Fifth Cairo Video Festival (Cairo, Egypt, 2013)
° Ghostly@MUTEK_IMG (Montreal, Canada, 2013)
° ANTI@Triennale d’architecture de Lisbon (Lisbon, Portugal, 2013)
° Fragments@Festival Futura (Crest, France, 2013)
° Fragments@Music since 1900 (Liverpool, UK, 2013)
° Fragments@Festival Akousma 9 (Montreal, Canada, 2012)
° Vertiges@Totem Électrique IV (Montreal, Canada, 2012)
° Fragments@Festival Contemporanea 2012 (Città di Udine, Italy, 2012)
° Fragments@Computer Arts Festival (Padova, Italy, 2012)
° Fragments@New Adventure in Sound Art (Toronto, Canada, 2011)
° Nuages Noirs@Festival Musicà Vivà-Portugal (Lisbon, Portugal, 2011)
° Recepteurz@Piknik Électronique (Montréal, Canada, 2010)