The Young Ambassadors Circle (YAC) brings together young professionals who share a passion for this city’s cultural trends. If you too are captivated by art and interested in classical music, you will also enjoy this opportunity to contribute to a cause, while forging new and stimulating connections! Join the YAC to show your commitment to the Orchestra’s mission and your interest in democratizing classical music, while being part of a dedicated circle representing the future of philanthropy in connection with the OSM. Membership in the YAC lets you immerse yourself at the heart of the OSM by taking part in one-of-a-kind events!

Make a donation of $250 to become part of the Young Ambassadors Circle.

A partial tax receipt for the total eligible amount will be issued (approximately $100 depending on events).

Reserved for individuals between 25 and 40 years of age

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The Classics Launch event

Date : May 12th, 7.30 to 11.30 pm
Location : Antonia Nantel foyer, Maison symphonique de Montréal, 1600 Saint-Urbain street, Montréal, QC H2X 0S1

Attend the first event of The Classics series, the new networking events formula of the OSM’s Young Ambassadors Circle!

An evening in two parts: first, attend the Youth and creativity : from Mozart to the OSM Competition concert conducted by Rafael Payare and featuring the winner of the 2021 OSM Competition, Rose Naggar-Tremblay. Then join Maestro Payare and young prodigy Rose Naggar-Tremblay for a networking cocktail with an exclusive talk hosted by musicologist Alexia Jensen.

Music, cocktails, bites, networking and fun will conclude this evening that promises to be unforgettable!

7.30 pm: Youth and creativity: from Mozart to the OSM Competition
9.30 pm (after concert) | Talk and networking

Reservation for members of the Young Ambassadors Circle or any question about the event: [email protected]

Join the Young Ambassadors Circle today and get free access to this event at no additional fee:

Buy a non-member ticket including concert & event = $85

Buy a non-member ticket including event only $50

Additional information:

*The event is exclusive to guests under 40 years old.

*You still need to reserve your place at the event once you have signed up as a member. You can reserve by contacting [email protected]

*You don’t have to be a member of the Young Ambassadors Circle to buy a ticket to the event. If you wish to join the Circle following the event, the amount you paid for the event can be credited on your membership.

*A partial tax receipt for the total eligible amount will be issued, approximately $35.


President :

Gabriel Giguère-Joannette, Director, Accuracy


Vice-presidente :

Yuan Chu Zi Lao, Senior Consultant, Monitor Deloitte


Members of the Executive Committee:

Thierry R. Borduas, Global Equity Analyst, Addenda Capital

Catherine Fugère-Lamarre, Senior Business Development Manager, Neolegal

Alexandre Gareau, HR Business Partner, Desjardins

Jacob Lithgow, Senior Analyst, Investment funds and External Management, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

Chloé Paul-Simoncelli, Project Manager and Digital Strategy, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

Pierre-Paul Ruiz, F. Eng. CEP, Production / Continuous improvement Coordinator at Eskair Aménagement

Chloé Simard, Senior Marketing Advisor, Financière Banque Nationale

Claudette van Zyl, lawyer, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada, LLP


In view of Public Health guidelines, certain privileges may be converted to online format or postponed to a later date. Thank you for your support and your understanding!

  • Invitation to two concerts*
  • Free admission to the Circle’s two networking cocktail receptions The Classics
  • Access to an exclusive activity (may include privileged meet-ups with the conductor, a guest conductor, guest soloist, management, etc.)
  • Access to an intimate gathering with an OSM musician
  • Presale priority for the Bal éclaté

*Tickets in determinate pricing zones (Mezzanine, Balcony, Parterre and Mezzanine Loges). You have up to one year to redeem your tickets without incurring handling charges. Some concerts excluded: Children’s Corner series, Classical Spree, fundraising events and other exceptions as indicated in the season’s brochure. You have the option to exchange your tickets at no extra cost up to 24 hours before the concert begins.

Thanks to our Partners

Contact us to make a donation or for any questions about ways to support the OSM.

Phone: 514-840-7427  /  Email: [email protected]