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VIOLIN 2019: ALEXANDER SHELLEY MAKES CMIM AND OSM DEBUTVIOLIN 2019: ALEXANDER SHELLEY MAKES CMIM AND OSM DEBUT

Alexander Shelley, Music Director of the National Arts Center Orchestra, makes his debut with the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM) at the 2019 Violin edition of the Concours musical international de Montréal (CMIM).

Voice 2018 Aria FinalistsVoice 2018 Aria Finalists

Here are the finalists in the Aria division in order of appearance:

Voice 2018 Art Song finalistsVoice 2018 Art Song finalists

Late Friday evening, June 1st, Zarin Mehta, president of the jury, announced the names of the four singers advancing to the Art Song final of the 2018 Voice edition of the Concours musical international de Montréal, which will take place at Bourgie Hall on June 3 at 3 pm.

Voice 2018 Aria SemifinalistsVoice 2018 Aria Semifinalists

Here are the Aria semifinalists in order of appearance:

VOICE 2018 Art Song semifinalistsVOICE 2018 Art Song semifinalists

Late Tuesday evening, May 29, Zarin Mehta, president of the jury, announced the names of the eight singers advancing to the art song semifinal of the 2018 Voice edition of the Concours musical international de Montréal. The Art Song semifinals will take place at Bourgie Hall on June 1 at 3 pm and 7:30 pm.

Pianists vying for John Newmark AwardPianists vying for John Newmark Award

Voice 2018 will not only reward singers but pianists as well!

Thank you Jackie!Thank you Jackie!

Quebec philanthropist Jacqueline Desmarais passed away March 3 at the age of 89. Her generosity has contributed to the success of the CMIM

Piano 2017: Tribute to André MathieuPiano 2017: Tribute to André Mathieu

To honour the work of Montreal pianist and composer André Mathieu, the CMIM’s administrators have chosen Laurentienne No. 2 as the compulsory Canadian work for candidates in their semifinal recital.

CMIM 2016: Detailed Schedule of the Quarter-Final RoundCMIM 2016: Detailed Schedule of the Quarter-Final Round

Following a random draw earlier today, the Competition officials reveal the order of appearance and detailed schedule for the 23 violinists (down from 24 after a last-minute withdrawal from German candidate Albrecht Menzel) participating in the quarter-final round at Bourgie Hall.

CMIM celebrates Jean Papineau-CoutureCMIM celebrates Jean Papineau-Couture

The CMIM is pleased to announce the selection of the Sonata in G (first movement) by Montreal composer Jean Papineau-Couture (1916-2000) as the imposed Canadian work for Violin 2016.