Maison Trestler’s 35th festival of summer concerts
Pianist Jean-Philippe Sylvestre, qualified as a poet of the piano by the conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin will perform during this evening with contrasting pieces allowing him to express the musicality at its highest level. Sylvestre has received the prestigious Virginia Parker Award, the highest honor awarded by the Canada Council for the Arts, winner of the first prize in the Montreal Symphony Orchestra competition. He is also the winner of the CBC National Competition for Young Performers and the Concertino Praga International Competition. The program will feature Bach, Mozart, Frédéric Chopin, Ravel, Mathieu, and Balakirev. Join us Wednesday, July 10, 8 p.m. at 85 chemin de la Commune. More info at (450) 455-6290.