- Claude Vendette
- Artistic Talent Scout – Instrumentalists and Singers
A Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec award recipient in 1997 and 2004, Claude has more than 25 years of experience behind him as an instrumentalist and bandleader. Among other accomplishments, Claude has composed several soundtracks for National Film Board of Canada films, performed many concerts, and made musical contributions to a long list of artists’ work and creative projects, such as Agence du swing by Claude Vendette et l'Agence du swing, Le Bal and Karusell Musik by the Fanfare Pourpour, Cheval for Cheval Théâtre, Excentricus for Cirque Éloize, Richard Desjardins et Abbittibbi live, Chaude était la nuit by Richard Desjardins and Abbittibbi, Soleil secret for Twist art and Lou Babin, Le Cirque du Soleil for Cirque du Soleil, and many more. Claude has also worked with Carbonne-14 and Théâtre Ubu. Having been a Cirque Casting partner as an evaluator for three years, Claude is now working as a talent scout.