News

October 2012

 

BENOIT CONDUCTS "POKEMON SUITE" LIVE AT CENTRE BELL IN MONTREAL!

 

An amazing performance with Video Games live in front of a sold-out hometown crowd.

Watch here:

http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=558049030877680

and here

http://www.firstpost.com/topic/place/montreal-video-games-live-2012-montreal-centre-bell-pokemon-featurin-video-ZwupAUE4QPQ-470-11.html

 

September 2010

BENOIT COMPOSES A SUITE OF WALTZES FOR TV SERIES "TMZ"

Believe it or not this show does sneak some music in under the celeb candids, and they love the contrast in Benoît's classically arranged waltzes!

August 2010

BENOIT ORCHESTRATES "ASSASSIN'S CREED BROTHERHOOD" VIDEO GAME

The third chapter of the time travel adventure set in Renaissance Italy by Ubisoft features an array of sound sources and textures never heard before in a video game score, conceived by highly innovative award-winning composer Jesper Kyd. Benoît also arranged vocals and composed lyrics in the Latin language for the choir on this one!

August 2010

BENOIT CREATES SYNTH ARRANGEMENTS FOR STUDIO FEATURE "FROM PRADA TO NADA"

Benoit worked for the world famous "Remote Control" team helping to realize this romantic comedy score feature Latin American rhythms and instruments.

July 2010

BENOIT ORCHESTRATES "PRIEST". UPCOMING BLOCKBUSTER FROM SCREEN GEMS. An amazing Chris Young score featuring Sc-fi horror Medieval Western themes (Say What?) Yes you heard right. A brand new genre of film and film score released in 2011!

March 2010

BENOIT PLAYS QUADRUPLE FRETLESS BASS SUITE FOR ITALIAN TELEVISION

Benoit recently recorded a performance featuring four simultaneous fretless bass lines for the Italian TV drama "La Narcotici".  We haven't heard this much fretless bass in one dosage since the heydays of the 70's!

 

February 2010

BENOIT ORCHESTRATES FOR LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA!

Benoit recently provided orchestrations for a live performance of the Oprah Winfrey narrated Discovery Channel documentary "LIFE: CHALLENGES" at the Getty Center where the Los Angeles Philharmonic performed  in concert while the motion picture unspooled.  Audiences were spellbound by the combination of the most visually compelling moving images supported by orchestral music of the highest calibre. "Bravo! This is a shining example of the richest artistic possibilities of combining motion picture with symphonic music." said one reviewer.