Jean Derome

Jean Derome (born June 29, 1955) is a French Canadian avant-garde saxophonist, flautist and composer. A prominent figure in the Montreal musique actuelle (new music) scene, Derome has been a member of a number of experimental jazz and rock groups, and has appeared on over 30 albums, including seven solo albums. He has written scores for over 30 films and co-founded Ambiances Magnétiques, a Canadian musical collective and independent record label.

In 1992, Derome won the second annual Canadian Freddie Stone Award.

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