I simply could not get over the beauty of this song by Clémence DesRochers, so I wrote an arrangement for jazz and chamber ensemble. Clémence DesRochers is without a doubt one of Quebec's greatest poets.
- Sophie

Sophie Day Video

Full Day of Mélancolie

Lyrics by Clémence DesRochers
Music by Marc LaRochelle
Arrangement by Sophie Day

Robbie Kuster / drums
Rémi-Jean Leblanc / bass
Vincenzo Di Stefano / guitar
Elvira Misbakhova / viola + violin
Annie Gadbois / cello
Martin Carpentier / clarinet
Jocelyn Veilleux / horn
Mathieu Lussier / bassoon
Conductor: Jon Day
Recording & Mixing: Padraig Buttner-Schnirer
Score transcription/engraving: Chad Linsley

Shoot Studio
Under the direction of Martin Girard and Jean-François Lemire
In collaboration with Productions Arborescence
Editing: Lucas Rupnik