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OSM in the Parks SiriusXM – Brossard Summer 2024

Join the OSM in the parks for a free outdoor concert led by conductor Andrei Feher! Under the theme of Christmas for campers, come and listen, with family or friends, to excerpts from the classical holiday repertoire such as Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker or Bizet’s Farandole. Enjoy magical moments under the stars in the company of André Robitaille, Chinese-Canadian cellist Leland Ko, winner of first prize in the OSM Competition 2023, and the Orchestra.

Parc Poly-aréna de Brossard

Title Sponsor
Presenting sponsor

Artists

Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Leland Ko, cello

André Robitaille, host

Andrei Feher, conductor

Programme

Gilles Bellemare, Réjouissances, Orchestral Suite on traditional Quebec melodies (4 min)

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Christmas Overture (5 min)

Engelbert Humperdinck, Hansel and Gretel : “Vorspiel” [Prelude] (8 min)

Antonín Dvořák, Cello Concerto, op. 104: III. Finale (13 min)

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker, Suite, op. 71a, excerpts (12 min)

Johann Strauss II, An der schönen blauen Donau [The Blue Danube], op. 314 (9 min)

Franz Schubert, Ellens dritter Gesang [Ave Maria], D. 839, op. 52, no. 6 (5 min)

George Bizet, L’Arlésienne, Suite no. 2: “Farandole” (5 min)

Total duration75minutes

The show will go on, even if it’s raining! The OSM will not cancel a concert due to rain except in exceptional circumstances such as a thunderstorm. In the event of such an occurrence, we invite you to check our Facebook page or our website for updates.

Our concerts in the parks are bring-your-own-chair events! We do not provide seating during these concerts, so whether it be a camping chair, a stool or even just a blanket, if you would like to rest your legs we invite you to bring along whatever you need.

Food and non-alcoholic beverages are permitted in parks in Brossard. However, the consumption of alcohol is forbidden.

As with any public event held in the city’s parks, pets are not permitted on the premises. We invite you to leave your pets at home. Please refer to By-law on animal control (REG-219, s.10).

Concerts last typically between 75 to 90 minutes, and there is no intermission during concerts.