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Miriodor
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Miriodor is a Canadian musical group founded 1980 in Quebec City, generally considered to play Rock in Opposition; the band combines jazz, progressive rock and chamber music into a distinctive sound. Pascal Globensky (keyboards) and Rémi Leclerc (drums) have carried on the band with varying other members over the years, sometimes as small as a trio and sometimes expanded to as many as seven musicians. As of 2017, they are joined by Bernard Falaise (guitar) and Nicolas Lessard (bass). They have also worked with RIO icon Lars Hollmer.
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http://miriodor.com
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Releases on file (11)
Miriodor — Signal 9 Miriodor — Signal 9
(Cuneiform Rune 438, 2017, CD)
Miriodor — Cobra Fakir Miriodor — Cobra Fakir
(Cuneiform Rune 368, 2013, CD)
Various Artists — Romantic Warriors II: About Rock in Opposition Various Artists — Romantic Warriors II: About Rock in Opposition
(Zeitgeist Media 2, 2012, DVD)
Miriodor — Avanti! Miriodor — Avanti!
(Cuneiform Rune 288, 2009, CD)
Miriodor — Parade + Live at NEARfest Miriodor — Parade + Live at NEARfest
(Cuneiform Rune 208/209, 2005, 2CD)
Miriodor — Mekano Miriodor — Mekano
(Cuneiform Rune 148, 2001, CD)
Miriodor — Jongleries Élastiques Miriodor — Jongleries Élastiques
(Cuneiform Rune 78, 1996, CD)
Various Artists — Unsettled Scores Various Artists — Unsettled Scores
(Cuneiform Rune 75/76, 1995, 2CD)
Miriodor — 3è Avertissement / 3rd Warning Miriodor — 3è Avertissement / 3rd Warning
(Cuneiform Rune 32, 1991, CD)
Miriodor — Miriodor Miriodor — Miriodor
(Cuneiform Rune 14, 1988/1993, CD)
Miriodor — Rencontres Miriodor — Rencontres
(Cuneiform Rune 108, 1986/1998, CD)

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