MONTRÉAL, Aug. 18, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Quebecor is proud to support the Fête de la Musique de Tremblant for the 7th consecutive year. For this year's edition of the music festival, to be held from September 4 to 7, the line-up assembled by Angèle Dubeau and her team features an impressive roster of talented Canadian artists and musicians. At the Grande scène Québecor, headliners will include Jorane, the a capella quartet QW4RTZ, Angèle Dubeau & La Pietà, and distinguished guests such as Oliver Jones.
"Quebecor is very pleased to be associated with the Fête de la Musique de Tremblant and to support our talented artists in order to make their music accessible and bring it to the widest possible audience," said Pierre Dion, President and CEO of Quebecor. "As always, it will be an exceptional weekend for music-lovers. The Tremblant festival is known for its excellent program, which never fails to delight audiences with its combination of virtuosity and passion. I wish all festival-goers a memorable and captivating musical experience."
Every year, Quebecor supports many organizations, events and venues devoted to music and song across Québec. Quebecor is a major partner of, among others, the Société pour l'avancement de la chanson d'expression française (SACEF) Foundation, Société professionnelle des auteurs et des compositeurs du Québec (SPACQ), Académie de musique du Québec, Canadian Music Competition, Jeunesses Musicales Canada Foundation, Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Orchestre symphonique de Longueuil, Orchestre symphonique de Québec, Société du Palais Montcalm, Espace Félix-Leclerc, Festival de musique émergente en Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Festi Jazz international de Rimouski and Festival Jonquière en Musique. To help introduce kids to music, Quebecor also backs the Camp chanson Quebecor de Petite-Vallée, the only summer music camp in Québec.
Quebecor, a Canadian leader in telecommunications, entertainment, news media and culture, is one of the best-performing integrated communications companies in the industry. Driven by their determination to deliver the best possible customer experience, all of Quebecor's subsidiaries and brands are differentiated by their high-quality, multiplatform, convergent products and services.
Quebecor (TSX: QBR.A, QBR.B) is headquartered in Québec. It holds a 75.36% interest in Quebecor Media, which employs close to 12,000 people in Canada.
A family business founded in 1950, Quebecor is strongly committed to the community. Every year, it actively supports people working with more than 400 organizations in the vital fields of culture, health, education, the environment and entrepreneurship.
For further information: Martin Tremblay, Vice President, Public Affairs, Quebecor Media, 514-380-1985, [email protected]