Kent Nagano stepping down from Montreal Symphony Orchestra in 2020

center_img Nagano has headed the MSO since 2006. “Following a decade and a half as music director, it seems like a natural transition point at which to change the nature of our relationship and we are presently enjoying creative discussions about the directions in which that could lead,” he said in a statement. As international orchestras map out their seasons years in advance, management says it will move quickly to establish a plan to select Nagano’s successor. LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment The California-born maestro and the orchestra will continue to collaborate on various projects beyond 2020. The orchestra wanted Nagano to stay on as music director.last_img read more

Housing pipelines and Senator Beyak dominate the conversation on Nation to Nation

first_imgTodd Lamirande Nation to NationThe co-founder of Idle No More, Sylvia McAdam, says sub-standard housing has caused untold sadness.She says a solution is badly needed – And she may have one.When US President Donald Trump approved the Keystone XL pipeline, approvals had been reached everywhere except in one place. The state of Nebraska may be the only thing that stands in its way from being built.And last night controversial Senator Lynn Beyak heard from a residential school survivor during the Senate Standing Committee on Aboriginal [email protected]last_img read more