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L'Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal (OSM)

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Neighborhood: Ville-Marie
Symphonies, Theater & Concerts
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Address: 260 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West, Montreal, Quebec H2X 1Y9, Canada
Phone Number: 514 842 9951
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Christmas music at its best with Kent Nagano

What a treat to listen to the OSM in the Maison symphonique. I cannot think of a better place to enjoy Christmas music with a conductor of the calibre of Kent Nagano.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 14, 2015
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

What a treat to listen to the OSM in the Maison symphonique. I cannot think of a better place to enjoy Christmas music with a conductor of the calibre of Kent Nagano.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Saw a great performance of Bach and Mendelssohn with a pre concert organ recital. Musicians were great and the evening was very special.

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30 reviews 30 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

One of my favourite shows at Place des Arts, the symphony is a great event! Would recommend to any classical art lover.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Ken is truly a Maestro of World Class Caliber. If you come to Montreal and the Orchestra plays as good as the one in Vienna, you realize that Ken is doing a great job!

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Montreal, Canada
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

The MSO (for the anglos) is a Montreal tradition. It's an excellent symphony and every year my Mom and I get season passes (to that and the Grande Ballet). Orchestras are not for everyone but if you're going to see one I suggest the MSO...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Saw the Christmas Show. Excellent performance. It was sold out but we were able to get two last-minute cancellations. Well worth it!

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Montreal, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Love the acoustics in their concert hall. This is a world class orchestra, and the guest stars are wonderful.

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Montreal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

What to say more then amazing place amazing acoustic and almost always great program. If I would start naming every wonderful moment I had there that would take looong very long time. I will just mention that I adore Mr Yannic Nezet and his orchestra, that I am very often there enjoying music and his passion. Latest concerto with Scandinavian... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I personally didn't see any noticeable difference between Montrel's Orchestra and any other one considered to be more upscale.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

So easy to reach the Maison Symphonique - by metro, or car. you can even secure your parking space at reduced rate ahead of time. Beautiful hall, excellent acoustic and as a bonus many restaurants to choose from before performances

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