Ana Sokolović is appointed as new Artistic Director of the Société de musique contemporaine du Québec (SMCQ). She succeeds Walter Boudreau, who has held the position since 1988.

The composer takes the lead of one of the foremost organizations dedicated to contemporary music.

She will officially take up her duties on July 1 after a transition period with Boudreau.

See the video clip presenting his nomination.

More info about  SMCQ.