2008-09 Season News

OSM European tour – debrief!OSM Europa-Tour – Nachbesprechung!OSM tournée européenne – débriefing!

18 May 2009

After a most successful tour spanning 6 European countries and comprising 13 concerts, the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal and Kent Nagano have returned to Canada. As the press from the tour is rolling in, it is clear to see that the tour was fantastically well-received by concert goers and critics alike. After an appearance in […]

Kent Nagano arrives in Europe with OSM for 75th anniversary tourKent Nagano kommt in Europa mit OSM für 75. Jubiläums-TourKent Nagano arrive en Europe avec l’OSM pour la tournée du 75e anniversaire

18 April 2009

This month the Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal and Kent Nagano arrive in Europe for a major tour comprising 13 concerts, including appearances in Vienna, Paris, Madrid, Baden-Baden and Luxembourg. The tour not only celebrates the orchestra’s 75th birthday but also marks Kent Nagano’s first major OSM tour. Typically ambitious, the programmes include Mahler: Das Lied […]

Kent Nagano returns to Opéra National de Paris for the first time since 2005Kent Nagano kehrt Opéra National de Paris zum ersten Mal seit 2005Kent Nagano revient à l’Opéra National de Paris pour la première fois depuis 2005

02 March 2009

Kent Nagano is back at the Opéra National de Paris for the first time since 2005, this time to conduct Massenet’s Werther. With Rolando Villazon and Ludovic Tézier sharing the title role, the production by Jürgen Rose opens on 28 February, with Kent Nagano conducting performances through till 18 March.Kent Nagano ist zurück an der […]

Kent Nagano and OSM go on tour to the arctic region of NunavikKent Nagano und OSM auf Tour gehen, um der arktischen Region NunavikKent Nagano and OSM go on tour to the arctic region of Nunavik

28 September 2008

Kent Nagano and the Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal go on an unusual tour to the arctic region of Nunavik in Northern Quebec – homeland of the Inuit. The orchestra travels to three remote communities; in each of these communities they collaborate with traditional Inuit musicians and throat-singers, before performing a concert featuring works by Stravinsky, […]

Kent Nagano receives the Order of the Rising Sun from the Consulate General of JapanKent Nagano erhält den Orden der aufgehenden Sonne aus dem Generalkonsulat von JapanKent Nagano reçoit l’Ordre du Soleil Levant du Consulat général du Japon

18 September 2008

Please join Van Walsum Management in congratulating Kent Nagano who receives the highly prestigious Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette decoration from the Consulate General of Japan on behalf of the Emperor, for his contribution ‘towards the promotion of musical exchange between Japan and United States, and towards development of musical culture […]