Victoriaville

What is Victoriaville known for?


historical paintings

Arthabaska (Victoriaville), Quebec death_date January 29, 1937 He was born in Arthabaska (Victoriaville), Quebec in 1869. He studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris with Léon Bonnat during the 1890s. After his return to Quebec in 1908, he produced many impressionist (impressionism) paintings of the Quebec landscape, as well as portraits, nudes, historical paintings and later sculptures. DATE OF BIRTH April 6, 1869 PLACE OF BIRTH


connection based

SA '''Philippe DeRouville''' (born August 7, 1974 in Victoriaville, Quebec) is a retired professional ice hockey goaltender. Born in Victoriaville, Quebec, DeRouville played in the QAAA (Quebec Amateur Athletic Association) with Magog (Magog Cantonniers) before joining Longueuil Collège Français (Verdun Collège Français) of the QMJHL (Quebec Major Junior Hockey League). He was chosen 115th overall by the Pittsburgh Penguins in 1992 (1992 NHL Entry Draft) then returned to junior for two more years. The gifted youngster was named to the league's second all-star team in 1993 and 1994. In 1993–94 his 3.06 goals against average was the best in the QMJHL. DATE OF BIRTH August 7, 1974 PLACE OF BIRTH Victoriaville, QC (Quebec), CAN (Canada) DATE OF DEATH


composing

Montreal) has since reduced the English-speaking population in these regions. thumb left ''Oh Moscow (File:LindsayCooper OhMoscow.jpg)'' CD cover (1991) Cooper's best known work is her 1987 song-cycle ''Oh Moscow''. It was another collaboration with Sally Potter, with Cooper composing the music and Potter the song texts. It premiered at the Zurich Jazz Festival that year and was subsequently performed in Europe, North America and Moscow. The songs dealt with issues facing


international education

-Rivières (pavillon Ringuet), Victoriaville, Drummondville, Saint-Hyacinthe (Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec), Quebec City, Sorel-Tracy, Joliette & Centre Universitaire des Appalaches affiliations UACC (Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada); CIS (Canadian Interuniversity Sport), QSSF (Quebec Student Sports Federation), CBIE (Canadian Bureau for International Education) 17 Centre-du-Québec '' Regional county municipality Regional county


experimental music

*Victoriaville, Quebec – Queen Victoria * Name: ''Autoroute des Bois-Francs'' ** History: A-18 was planned in the early 1970s to extend east from Autoroute 55 (Quebec Autoroute 55) through Victoriaville toward Autoroute 65 (Quebec Autoroute 65) in Plessisville (Plessisville, Quebec). In March 1997 Frith formed the electro-acoustic (Electroacoustic music) improvisation (Free improvisation) and experimental (experimental music) trio (Trio (music)) Maybe Monday


past years

, wood products and furnitures have long been the heart of the economy, but their presence have declined in the past years. A large Lactantia factory producing butter, cheeses and other dairy products has been a major employer for decades. Water filtered from réservoir beaudet is said to be some of the best water worldwide. Media The weekly newspaper ''La Nouvelle-Union'', is a major source of the town's local news, since national news organisations tend to run larger stories affecting


amp white

website, information, includes the Maison Wilfrid-Laurier, the Victorian period summer home of former Canadian Prime Minister Sir Wilfrid Laurier; Hotel des Postes, a fine arts and historic exhibition centre - colours Green (Green (color)) campus Trois


products including

which has long been the town's largest employer, and of the now-closed Magnola magnesium refinery. It was the site of the famous 1949 Asbestos Strike. As in the United States, ''-ville'' may also


music experimental

*Victoriaville, Quebec – Queen Victoria * Name: ''Autoroute des Bois-Francs'' ** History: A-18 was planned in the early 1970s to extend east from Autoroute 55 (Quebec Autoroute 55) through Victoriaville toward Autoroute 65 (Quebec Autoroute 65) in Plessisville (Plessisville, Quebec). In March 1997 Frith formed the electro-acoustic (Electroacoustic music) improvisation (Free improvisation) and experimental (experimental music) trio (Trio (music)) Maybe Monday


experimental

*Victoriaville, Quebec – Queen Victoria * Name: ''Autoroute des Bois-Francs'' ** History: A-18 was planned in the early 1970s to extend east from Autoroute 55 (Quebec Autoroute 55) through Victoriaville toward Autoroute 65 (Quebec Autoroute 65) in Plessisville (Plessisville, Quebec). In March 1997 Frith formed the electro-acoustic (Electroacoustic music) improvisation (Free improvisation) and experimental (experimental music) trio (Trio (music)) Maybe Monday

with saxophonist (saxophone) Larry Ochs (Larry Ochs (musician)) from Rova Saxophone Quartet and koto (koto (musical instrument)) player Miya Masaoka. Between 1997 and 2008 they toured the United States, Canada and Europe and released three albums. In March 2008 Frith formed Cosa Brava, an experimental rock and improvisation quartet with Zeena Parkins from Skeleton Crew (Skeleton Crew (band)) and Keep the Dog, and Carla Kihlstedt and Matthias Bossi from

Victoriaville

'''Victoriaville''' (nicknamed "Victo") is a city in central Quebec, Canada, on the Nicolet River. Victoriaville is the seat of Arthabaska Regional County Municipality and a part of the Centre-du-Québec (Bois-Francs) region. It was formed in 1993 by the merger of Arthabaska, Saint-Victoire-d'Arthabaska and Victoriaville, with the name of the latter being used for the new merged city.

Search by keywords:


Copyright (C) 2015-2017 PlacesKnownFor.com
Last modified: Tue Oct 10 05:56:30 EDT 2017