Founded in 2007, Le Vivier is a specialized broadcaster formed by the 56-member association and musical organizations. Le Vivier's mission is to promote the development of new music and to offer everyone, through the dissemination of quality works, an open door to culture. The Vivier's mission is to promote the development of new music and to offer everyone, through the dissemination of quality works, an open door to culture. The Vivier always favours creation, research and innovation, whether the works are drawn from the local, national or international repertoire. Its mission is based on 3 axes: dissemination, cultural mediation and improvement of practice.

In addition to the concert season, Le Vivier carries out a series of cultural activities for citizens, families, schools and creators: awareness activities; accessibility programs; development and outreach projects.

Le Vivier also contributes to the advancement of the practice of new music by providing adequate and well-equipped concert, rehearsal and meeting rooms at accessible costs; by carrying out residency, mentoring and research/creation projects; and by promoting new music.

A crossroads for new music in Montreal, Le Vivier has been located at the Gesù since 2015.

 

Photo of the Vivier team at the ceremony for the Opus prizes
Credit: Bélisle