February 15, 20108:00 pm
February 16, 20108:00 pm
Works by Beethoven, Brahms, Tremblay.
From master composer to master conductor: Kent Nagano leads the world premiere of L’Origine, a symphonic work by Gilles Tremblay, commissioned by Radio France. In giving this premiere alongside master works from the repertoire, Maestro Nagano pays a stirring tribute to the Québécois composer.
7pm — Pre-concert talk
Espace musique’s Mario Paquet interviews OSM Music Director Kent Nagano and composer Gilles Tremblay.
Production Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
An absolute must! Undeniably the most prestigious professional orchestra in Canada, the Montreal Symphony Orchestra is currently directed by Kent Nagano, and has left an indelible mark on the music scene over the past 75 years.