François Girouard

Residence: Montréal, Canada

François Girouard is a composer, guitarist, drummer and videographer born in Joliette, Canada, but working in Montreal for nearly 10 years. He studied electroacoustic composition at the University of Montreal and has created several works for dance and theatre. He is the former guitarist of the Montreal group Frootfly which launched its third album, “Maxi-Brute”, in August 2006 and can also be found behind the drums performing with the Quebec-Japanese group Dynamo Coléoptera. His video-music works have been presented at international festivals including Pärnu International Film & Video Festival in Estonia, SOUNDPlay in Toronto, Outer Limits in New York, ISEA 2000 in Paris and Elektra in Montreal.

Date: September 24, 2008

Source: 60x60 2008—Canada