Matthias Maute

Two-time Juno Award–winning conductor, composer, and recorder and flute soloist Matthias Maute has achieved an international reputation. He was named artistic director of the Bach Society of Minnesota in 2016 and of the professional choir Ensemble vocal Arts-Québec in 2019. Impressed by his artistic approach, The New York Times described the orchestra he conducts in […]

Alain Trudel

Artistic Director of the Orchestre symphonique de Laval, Toledo Symphony and Ottawa Symphony Orchestra, Alain Trudel is hailed as an “enormously talented conductor, musician and performer” (La Presse). He has served as a guest conductor with all major Canadian orchestras and appeared with orchestras in the United Kingdom, the United States, Italy, Sweden, Brazil, Russia, […]

Johanne Goyette

Johanne Goyette was raised in a musical environment and worked for 14 years as a producer of musical broadcasts for Radio-Canada’s Chaîne culturelle radio network. She went on to specialize in sound recording, earning a Master’s in Sound Recording at McGill University and, in 1994, founding the ATMA Classique label. Distributed in 25 countries and […]

Thomas Rösner

Thomas Rösner was born in Vienna and conducted his first orchestral concerts at the age of 14. He studied in Vienna, attending masterclasses by Ilya Musin, Myung-Whun Chung und Hans Graf. It was Fabio Luisi who invited Thomas Rösner at a day’s notice to conduct on a tour of the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, […]

Yoav Talmi

Yoav Talmi, artistic director of the Orchestre symphonique de Québec since 1998, is well known on both sides of the Atlantic. He has conducted the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra; the Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam; the philharmonic orchestras of St. Petersburg, Oslo, Stockholm, and Warsaw, as well as the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, the symphony orchestras of Vienna, […]

Yannick Nézet-Séguin

In 2012, Montreal-born Yannick Nézet-Séguin added the Music Directorship of The Philadelphia Orchestra to his roles as Music Director of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and long-time Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the Orchestre Métropolitain (Montreal), where he has served since 2000. 2017/18 will be his tenth and final season with the Rotterdam Philharmonic. In 2020/2021, he will succeed […]

Yvan Sabourin

After studying music at the Université de Montréal, Yvan Sabourin obtained a master’s degree in choral conducting at the Université de Sherbrooke under the supervision of visiting professor Nicole Paiement. Recently he completed an advanced program during three years with Bernard Têtu in France. Yvan Sabourin has directed several choirs in the Montreal region, including […]

Pierre Barrette

Titulaire d’un diplôme d’études supérieures en direction chorale de l’Université de Sherbrooke, sous la direction de Madame Nicole Paiement, Pierre Barrette détient aussi un baccalauréat en musique de l’Université de Montréal. Afin d’offrir à ses choristes une solide technique vocale, il peaufine ses connaissances avec Madame Lucie Roy. Fondateur, en 1990, du Choeur de l’Art […]

Peter Schubert

Peter Schubert a étudié la théorie musicale et la direction d’orchestre auprès de Nadia Boulanger à Paris et détient un Doctorat en musicologie de l’université Columbia, où il a d’ailleurs dirigé le Barnard-Columbia Chorus, Opera Uptown et le New Calliope Singers. Il est professeur de musique à l’universitéMcGill à Montréal depuis 1990.Monsieur Schubert a publié […]

Michel Brousseau

Digne représentant des classes de piano et de direction d’orchestre du Conservatoire de musique de Montréal, Michel Brousseau est chef et directeur artistique du Choeur et de l’Orchestre philharmonique du Nouveau Monde, des Chanteurs de Sainte-Thérèse, du Choeur Tremblant et du Choeur Classique d’Ottawa. Maestro inspiré, dont la direction est sensible et énergique, Michel Brousseau […]