Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM) presents

The OSM to the Hip-Hop beat

Unbridled, committed texts, emphatic lyrics, hip-hop or R’n’B rhythms, the whole set to a symphonic backdrop: everything to stimulate your curiosity! The Maison symphonique will come alive to the sounds of hip-hop groups Dead Obies and Alaclair Ensemble, and rap masters Koriass, Sarahmée, Calamine (Révélation Radio-Canada 2021) and FouKi accompanied by partner QuietMike. All these Quebec artists will share the stage with the OSM for a thrilling evening under the energetic direction of Dina Gilbert.

Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
Dina Gilbert, conductor

Dina Gilbert attracts critical acclaim for her energy, precision and versatility. Born in Quebec province, Dina Gilbert is currently Music Director of the Kamloops Symphony (British-Columbia) and of the Orchestre symphonique de l’Estuaire (Québec), she is known for her contagious dynamism and her audacious programming.

Dina Gilbert is regularly invited by leading Canadian orchestras including the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, the Orchestre métropolitain, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Hamilton Philharmonic and the Orchestre symphonique de Québec. In 2017, she made debut performances in the United States with the Eugene Symphony (Oregon) and the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra (North-Carolina) as well as in Asia conducting a series of five concerts with the Sinfonia Varsovia in Niigata and Tokyo.

Passionate about expanding classical audiences and with an innate curiosity towards non-classical musical genres, Dina has conducted the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and the Orchestre national de Lyon in several Hip Hop Symphonic programs collaborating with renowned Hip hop artists I AM, MC Solaar, Youssoupha, Arsenik and Bigflo & Oli. She has also conducted the world premiere of the film The Red Violin with orchestra at the Festival de Lanaudière and has conducted the North American premiere of film The Artist with the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal.

Marcella Grimaux, set design
Alaclair Ensemble
Dead Obies

Tuesday, March 29, 2022 at 8:00pm → almost sold out!
Wednesday, March 30, 2022 at 8:00pm → almost sold out!
Thursday, March 31, 2022 at 8:00pm

To purchase your tickets visit: www.osm.ca