August 2020
Wednesday August 5 20 9 P.M.

The OSM’s Classical Flight

YUL Montreal-Trudeau Airport - Parking lot P-5

Jacques Lacombe, conductor

Hélène Guilmette, soprano
Jean-François Lapointe, baritone

Symphonic
BENEFIT CONCERT IN THE COMFORT OF YOUR VEHICULE
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Thursday August 6 20 7.30 P.M.

CANCELLED – Chaakapesh: From Kuujujuaq to Montreal

Théâtre Maisonneuve

Kent Nagano, conductor

Ernest Webb, narration in Cree language
Geoffroy Salvas, baritone (Mantoo and the Whale)
15 OSM musicians

Chamber Music
The chamber opera Chaakapesh, the Trickster’s Quest was premiered in 2018. It flows from a close collaboration between Inuit and First Nations artists, Canadian composer Matthew Ricketts, Cree playwright Tomson Highway, and the OSM. This tragicomic work was premiered at the Maison symphonique, at the Orchestra’s 85th season opening...
Friday August 7 20 6.30 P.M.

CANCELLED – Kent Nagano conducts Mozart and Liszt

Maison symphonique

Kent Nagano, conductor

Benjamin Grosvenor, piano

Chamber Music
Mozart and Liszt come together under the baton of Kent Nagano. Enjoy a symphony whose bubbly good humour likens it to a serenade, and a piano concerto of dazzling virtuosity. Young pianist Benjamin Grosvenor, whose faultless technique and refined musicality are unanimously praised by critics, joins as a soloist for the occasion.
Saturday August 8 20 12.30 P.M.

CANCELLED – Mari Kodama and Kent Nagano celebrate Beethoven

Maison symphonique

Kent Nagano, conductor

Mari Kodama, piano

Symphonic
Beethoven’s heroic personality finds expression in his Egmont Overture, a mature work, while youthful ardour bursts forth in his Piano Concert no. 2. A wealth of ideas and a rousing Rondo finale give this work invigorating freshness. Beethoven specialist Mari Kodama is at the piano with Kent Nagano conducting the OSM. Connected not only...
Saturday August 8 20 8.30 P.M.

CANCELLED – Kent Nagano and the OSM: Ravel’s Boléro, one last time

Maison symphonique

Kent Nagano, conductor

Andrew Wan, violin

Symphonic
Directed by Kent Nagano, the OSM performs two of its greatest successes: the bewitching Boléro by Ravel showcasing each section of the Orchestra, and Debussy’s poetic Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun. The OSM’s virtuoso Concertmaster Andrew Wan plays the Concerto “Adrano” specially created for him by Montreal composer Samy...
September 2020
Friday September 18 20 8 P.M.

Marc Hervieux’s Carte Blanche

Maison symphonique

Simon Leclerc, Conductor and symphonic adaptation

Marc Hervieux
Annie Villeneuve
Brigitte Boisjoli
Geneviève Leclerc
Stéphanie Bédard
Debbie Lynch-White
France Castel
With guest appearances by Marc Hervieux’s daughters: Loïane, Cloé, and Maxime

Pop
Multifaceted artist Marc Hervieux, whose charisma continues to attract public enthusiasm, is accompanied by six great Quebec singers including Annie Villeneuve, Brigitte Boisjoli and France Castel. And for the first time, Hervieux’s three daughters join him onstage. The warm, powerful and vibrant voices of these fascinating artists and...
Saturday September 19 20 8 P.M.

Marc Hervieux’s Carte Blanche

Maison symphonique

Simon Leclerc, Conductor and symphonic adaptation

Marc Hervieux
Annie Villeneuve
Brigitte Boisjoli
Geneviève Leclerc
Stéphanie Bédard
Debbie Lynch-White
France Castel
With guest appearances by Marc Hervieux’s daughters: Loïane, Cloé, and Maxime

Pop
Multifaceted artist Marc Hervieux, whose charisma continues to attract public enthusiasm, is accompanied by six great Quebec singers including Annie Villeneuve, Brigitte Boisjoli and France Castel. And for the first time, Hervieux’s three daughters join him onstage. The warm, powerful and vibrant voices of these fascinating artists and...
January 2021
Tuesday January 19 21 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 January 20 21 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...
April 2021
Tuesday April 6 21 8 P.M.

The OSM Welcomes: Alexandra Stréliski

Maison symphonique

Conductor to be confirmed

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

Conductor to be confirmed

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...