Lucien Brochu

(Joseph-Pierre) Lucien Brochu. Administrator, teacher, choirmaster, librarian, b Drummondville, Que, 2 Oct 1920; BA (Montreal) 1942, B MUS (Montreal) 1952, M MUS (Laval) 1955.

Brochu, Lucien

(Joseph-Pierre) Lucien Brochu. Administrator, teacher, choirmaster, librarian, b Drummondville, Que, 2 Oct 1920; BA (Montreal) 1942, B MUS (Montreal) 1952, M MUS (Laval) 1955. He taught at Laval University from 1947 until his retirement in 1987, and served 1962-77 as director of the École de musique. He also taught 1948-62 at the CMQ and was choirmaster 1948-66 at Notre-Dame-du-Chemin Church in Quebec City. He served 1959-60 as chairman of the CMLA and 1971-3 as president of CAUSM (CUMS). He has been a member of the board of the Canadian Music Council and of the EMC. Brochu's work on behalf of CAUSM and his expertise in liturgical music have made lasting contributions.


Further Reading

  • 'Entrevue avec M. Lucien Brochu, directeur de l'école de musique de l'Université Laval,' Musicien éducateur, vol 3, no. 1, 1969-70