Welcome To Tangents North Music

Pierre is a diversely talented, prolific and experienced composer, producer, performer, musician and entertainer with deep credentials in every area of his multifaceted career.

As a songwriter, he has written a number of top 20 rock and pop hits and had several of his songs recorded by producer Bob Gallo (James Brown, The Rascals) in Toronto, and publisher Michael O'Connor (Flashdance, Glen Campbell) in Los Angeles. He's well known in Montreal composition/recording/production circles for his fully orchestrated thematic compositions in addition to his adult contemporary and jazz-flavoured works. His forte and passion is in crafting emotionally charged, powerful ballads.

His writing career includes a long affiliation with Leeds Music and Wayne Patton, a successful stint as a staff writer for CBS-SBK-Sony Music, commercial TV and radio work for Molsons, Coors, KFC and several other iconic brands seeking fresh, powerful and memorable themes to support their marketing visions.

Recent projects have had him contribute as writer or collaborator on philanthropic endeavours such as theme song for the 'Save the Children' charitable foundation, as well as launching a full service recording studio in Hudson Quebec under the banner “Soprano Studios”.

His performer/arranger/band leader credits include being the first Canadian to appear on NBC's hit show, "Star Search" (male vocalist category) , and successfully leading a Canadian large-format show band to recurring performances at the Las Vegas Hilton, Harrah's Lake Tahoe and to headline at the Royal York Hotel's prestigious "Imperial Room".