Maxime Goulet is the composer of the The Flight of the Hummingbird, a new opera for young audiences, which will première in 2020 and tour to schools and community venues in British Columbia.
Maxime’s works have been performed on four continents by leading ensembles such as Montreal Symphony Orchestra, the National Art Center Orchestra, the Vancou- ver Symphony Orchestra, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and the Victoria Symphony.
He was Composer-in-Residence for the National Academy Orchestra of Canada (2011–2012), and for the McGill Chamber Orchestra (2013–2014). Mr. Goulet holds a Master’s degree in Composition from the University of Montreal and has participated in the Canadian Contemporary Music Workshop in addition to master classes at the Festival International du Film d’Aubagne in France and at the Orchestration for Film Workshop in New York. He currently teaches composition at the University of Sherbrooke.