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News ― May 31st 2019

The scene of the Katimavik School of the Marguerite Bourgeoys Sch ool Board will be named Yannick Nézet-Séguin.

The unveiling of a first agreement between the Marguerite-Bourgeoys School Board (CSMB) and the Orchester Métropolitain (OM) to promote student access to music took place this afternoon in the presence of the President of the CSMB, Diane Lamarche-Venne, OM Director General, Jean R. Dupré, and the Artistic Director and Chief of OM, Yannick Nézet-Séguin. On this occasion, students performed choral, guitar and dance performances. Taking advantage of Yannick Nézet-Séguin's presence, Katimavik School dedicated its new scene to the name of the famous Quebec maestro.

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2019-06-27

Orchestre Métropolitain (Montreal)

Espace 67, parc Jean-Drapeau

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bizet: Carmen, Suite No. 2
Elgar: Enigma Variations *
Alejandra Odgers: *Menahanis
(premiere)
Ravel: Boléro

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“Nézet-Séguin's control over the music's shape is breathtaking.”

J. Terauds, Toronto Star