Composer and clarinettist born in New-Brunswick Canada, Pierre Michaud is Associate professor in composition at the Université de Montréal Music Faculty.
Lately, he has been particularly interested in collaborative practices and alternative concert venues.
He holds a doctorate degree in composition from the Université de Montréal Music Faculty with complimentary studies at the Jan Levoslav Bella Conservatory in Slovakia, Université de Moncton, Mount Allison University and IRCAM in Paris.
Heard in concert series and festivals across Canada, Central America, Asia and Europe, his works have been performed by: Ars Nova, Sixtrum, the Bozzini Quartet, Chants libres, SMCQ, Susan Narucki, the Shanghai Symphony, the Winnipeg Symphony, the CBC Radio Orchestra, the Bratislava Chamber Soloists amongst others.
His music has been aired nationally on Slovak State Radio, CBC Radio Two and Espace musique. He is published by Babelscores in Paris.