March 2021
Tuesday March 2 21 UNTIL MARCH 16

Stravinsky’s the Soldier’s Tale

WEBCAST

Thomas Le Duc-Moreau, conductor

Marianne Dugal, violin
Ali Kian Yazdanfar, double bass
Todd Cope, clarinet
Stéphane Lévesque, bassoon
Paul Merkelo, trumpet
Patrice Richer, trombone
Serge Desgagnés, percussion

Symphonic
In the company of the Soloists of the OSM, follow the unfortunate adventures of a soldier struggling with the devil, staged in two different productions (French and English). The Soldier’s Tale, which grew out of deep collaboration between Stravinsky and the Swiss writer Ramuz, is an eminently original work embracing theatre, stage...
Sunday March 7 21 WEBCAST IN PROGRESS

THE ORCHESTRA IN ALL ITS FORMS!

WEBCAST UNTIL MARCH 7

Thomas Le Duc-Moreau, Assistant Conductor of the OSM

Isabeau Blanche, actor
Pierre-Louis Renaud, actor
Martin Gougeon, author and stage director

Family
Guided by our hosts Isabeau Blanche and Pierre-Louis Renaud, we will delve into the heart of the orchestra and get to know its four families of instruments, its history and some of its secrets! Under the baton of Thomas Le Duc-Moreau who conducts a selection of works by Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven and many others, we will learn how composers...
Photo - Kent Nagano
Tuesday March 9 21 UNTIL MARCH 30

From Beethoven to Poulenc: Kent Nagano, between Thought and Refinement

Webcast

Kent Nagano, conductor

Jean-Willy Kunz, organ

Symphonic
The Orchestra displays its well-known versatility in this concert of works by French and German-speaking composers. Hindemith’s Kammermusik no. 1 highlights the exceptional mastery of twelve soloists who will conjure a virtuosic whirlwind, leading into Poulenc’s majestic Concerto showcasing the Grand Orgue Pierre-Béique and OSM...
Photo - Kent Nagano
Tuesday March 16 21 UNTIL APRIL 6

Strings, Winds and Piano: The Art of Contrast According to Kent Nagano

Webcast

Kent Nagano, conductor

Marc-André Hamelin, piano

Symphonic
This two-part concert packs some astonishing contrasts: Stravinsky’s Piano Concerto, full of energy and mischief, highlights the wind section and the artistry of one of the OSM’s faithful collaborators, Quebec pianist Marc-André Hamelin. At the other end of the spectrum, Mahler’s re-orchestration of Schubert’s Death and the...
Photo - Kent Nagano
Tuesday March 23 21 UNTIL APRIL 13
Symphonic
This concert rooted firmly in the Classical style turns a page on 16 emotion-filled years, with Haydn’s surprising, humorous “Farewell” Symphony. The inseparable bond that unites Maestro Nagano with the OSM and Montreal reaches the next level, embodied in Mozart’s brilliant and triumphant “Jupiter” Symphony, the last symphony...
Tuesday March 30 21 UNTIL APRIL 13

A Nordic Adventure: Dalia Stasevska Conducts Sibelius and Shostakovich

WEBCAST

Dalia Stasevska, conductor 1st time OSM

Jennifer Swartz, harpe

Symphonic
Finnish-Ukrainian conductor Dalia Stasevska invites us to experience a symphonic aurora borealis, from the majestic Finlandia to the Harp Concerto by Finnish harpist Einojuhani Rautavaara, showcasing OSM Principal Harp Jennifer Swartz. This young conductor, who takes to the OSM podium for the first time, will conclude with...
April 2021
Tuesday April 6 21 8 P.M.

The OSM Welcomes: Alexandra Stréliski

Maison symphonique

Thomas Le Duc-Moreau, conductor

Alexandra Stréliski

Pop
Composer and artist behind the albums Pianoscope and Inscape Alexandra Stréliski received three Félix awards at the ADISQ in the categories Songwriter and Breakthrough Artist (Révélation) of the Year in 2019, among others. Her sensitive, accessible music delicately evokes “inner landscapes.” Experience Alexandra Stréliski’s...
Wednesday April 7 21 8 P.M.

The OSM Welcomes: Alexandra Stréliski

Maison symphonique

Thomas Le Duc-Moreau, conductor

Alexandra Stréliski

Pop
Composer and artist behind the albums Pianoscope and Inscape Alexandra Stréliski received three Félix awards at the ADISQ in the categories Songwriter and Breakthrough Artist (Révélation) of the Year in 2019, among others. Her sensitive, accessible music delicately evokes “inner landscapes.” Experience Alexandra Stréliski’s...
October 2021
Tuesday October 5 21 8 P.M.

IAM X OSM

Maison symphonique

Dina Gilbert, conductor

Akhenaton
Imhotep
Kephren
Kheops
Shurik’n
Arrangements : Blair Thomson

Pop
The emblematic French rap group IAM joins the OSM for the first time! Under the direction of Dina Gilbert, the Orchestra and IAM will perform a selection of songs from their seminal album L’École du micro d’argent, a work of socially engaged poetry that marked a turning point for Francophone rap. A unique musical meeting between this...
Wednesday October 6 21 8 P.M.

IAM X OSM

Maison symphonique

Dina Gilbert, conductor

Akhenaton
Imhotep
Kephren
Kheops
Shurik’n
Arrangements : Blair Thomson

Pop
The emblematic French rap group IAM joins the OSM for the first time! Under the direction of Dina Gilbert, the Orchestra and IAM will perform a selection of songs from their seminal album L’École du micro d’argent, a work of socially engaged poetry that marked a turning point for Francophone rap. A unique musical meeting between this...
Thursday October 7 21 8 P.M.

IAM X OSM

Maison symphonique

Dina Gilbert, conductor

Akhenaton
Imhotep
Kephren
Kheops
Shurik’n
Arrangements : Blair Thomson

Pop
The emblematic French rap group IAM joins the OSM for the first time! Under the direction of Dina Gilbert, the Orchestra and IAM will perform a selection of songs from their seminal album L’École du micro d’argent, a work of socially engaged poetry that marked a turning point for Francophone rap. A unique musical meeting between this...
Friday October 8 21 8 P.M.

IAM X OSM

Maison symphonique

Dina Gilbert, conductor

Akhenaton
Imhotep
Kephren
Kheops
Shurik’n
Arrangements : Blair Thomson

Pop
The emblematic French rap group IAM joins the OSM for the first time! Under the direction of Dina Gilbert, the Orchestra and IAM will perform a selection of songs from their seminal album L’École du micro d’argent, a work of socially engaged poetry that marked a turning point for Francophone rap. A unique musical meeting between this...
March 2022
Tuesday March 29 22 8 P.M.

Hip Hop Symphonique with the OSM

Maison symphonique

Dina Gilbert, conductor

Alaclair Ensemble
Dead Obies
Koriass
FouKi

Pop
Free-flowing text, lyrics intoned to hip hop rhythms against a symphonic live track: something that will certainly pique your curiosity! Well-established hip hop groups Dead Obies and Alaclair Ensemble, prominent Quebec rapper Koriass and rap artist and rising star FouKi alongside his accomplice QuietMike, share the stage with the OSM for...
Wednesday March 30 22 8 P.M.

Hip Hop Symphonique with the OSM

Maison symphonique

Dina Gilbert, conductor

Alaclair Ensemble
Dead Obies
Koriass
FouKi

Pop
Free-flowing text, lyrics intoned to hip hop rhythms against a symphonic live track: something that will certainly pique your curiosity! Well-established hip hop groups Dead Obies and Alaclair Ensemble, prominent Quebec rapper Koriass and rap artist and rising star FouKi alongside his accomplice QuietMike, share the stage with the OSM for...