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In January, Carnegie Hall announced its programming for the 2019–2020 season: the OSM and Maestro Nagano return to perform in the prestigious New York venue on March 24, 2020! Mickaël Pletnev... Read more »

Johann Sebastian Bach’s Mass in B minor

Johann Sebastian Bach’s monumental Mass in B minor, completed in the last years of his life, exceeds in scope and surpasses in musical quality all that had been written until... Read more »

Four questions for Fred Pellerin

Fred Pellerin is back at the Maison symphonique in December for another one of his fabulous tales. At Les jours de la semelle, under the direction of Kent Nagano, magic... Read more »

To know more about Alain Altinoglu

Music before words Alain Altinoglu is a French conductor of Armenian descent. Born into a family of musicians, he learned notes before he learned letters, and Armenian before French. At... Read more »

Music according to David Afkham

What does one conductor learn from another? Thirty-five. The age a hockey player thinks about retirement. Also the age of the youngest guest conductor who will be appearing with the... Read more »

Juraj Valčuha returns to the OSM

The first question that usually pops up about this name is how to pronounce it. In English, “č” is “ch,” so we would say: Yoorai Valchooah. While only in his... Read more »