OPUS Award Winner, JUNO Award Nomination

Congratulations to Buzz for winning the OPUS prize in category CONCERT OF THE YEAR – Varied Repertoires (répertoires multiples) for their Feb. 28, 2013 concert celebrating the ensemble’s 10th anniversary (Spectacle 10e Anniversaire).
Notification in French & English.

Lemon Bucket Orkestra has been nominated for a 2014 JUNO Award. Their album Lume, Lume has been nominated for World Music Album of the Year!
List of JUNO award nominees.

Finalist for OPUS Prize

Buzz has been selected as a finalist for the OPUS prize in category CONCERT OF THE YEAR – Varied Repertoires (répertoires multiples)  for their Feb. 28, 2013 concert celebrating the ensemble’s 10th anniversary (Spectacle 10e Anniversaire).

At the initiative of the Conseil Québécois de la Musique, the 17th edition of the Opus Awards will be held January 26, 2014.

http://cqm.netedit.info/52/Finalistes_.html

Michael Guttman with the Dallas Symphony

Michael Guttman appears with the Dallas Symphony – Sept 20-23

Thrill as Jaap van Zweden conducts Pictures at an Exhibition, the grandest of all orchestral showpieces. Soloists and orchestra weave spellbinding webs throughout a new concerto by Philip Glass, the master of artful minimalism.

Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Michael Guttman, violin
Wendy Sutter, cello
BORODIN Overture to Prince Igor
GLASS Double Concerto for Violin and Cello
MUSSORGSKY-STOKOWSKI Pictures at an Exhibition

MGAM artists nominated for 5 CFMA Awards

WORLD ARTIST OF THE YEAR – GROUP /
ARTISTE DE MUSIQUES DU MONDE DE L’ANNÉE – GROUPE
Ouzo Power – Greatest Hits (Volume 1)

WORLD ARTIST OF THE YEAR – SOLO /
ARTISTE DE MUSIQUES DU MONDE DE L’ANNÉE – SOLO
Lenka Lichtenberg – Fray

TRADITIONAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR /
ALBUM TRADITIONNEL DE L’ANNÉE
Genticorum – Nagez Rameurs

VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR /
GROUPE VOCAL DE L’ANNÉE
Genticorum – Nagez Rameurs

ENSEMBLE OF THE YEAR /
GROUPE DE L’ANNÉE
Genticorum – Nagez Rameurs

Michael Guttman, violin, conductor, festival organizer – some performance highlights!

Michael will play a Tango concert on the 8th of Sept at the Elba  Festival with  Yuri Bashmet and Martha Argerich. Guttman will play  The Double  Philip Glass  Concerto for Violin and Cello in the Concertgebouw,  Amsterdam in season 12/13 with the  Hong Kong Phil in Nov  2011 and with the Dallas Symphony in Sept 2012 . All with Jaap van zweden conducting Stay tuned for more.