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This event ended on: Apr 24, 2021

Conducting class with Alexander Shelley

with the Schulich School of Music of McGill University

Music Classical music Masterworks Masterclass

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  Apr 24, 2021 - 1 PM EDT

Join NAC Music Director Alexander Shelley for a LIVE 1.5-hour conducting workshop! 

Alexander will host an in-depth discussion on Debussy’s La mer and Brahms’ Symphony No. 2 with Schulich School of Music conducting students Frédéric-Alexandre Michaud and Charles-Éric Fontaine.

This event will also be livestreamed to the NAC Orchestra Facebook page.


The National Arts Centre Foundation wishes to acknowledge the leadership support of Mark Motors Group, Official Car of the NAC Orchestra. The NAC Orchestra Music Director role is supported by Elinor Gill Ratcliffe, C.M., O.N.L., LLD (hc).

Special thanks to the Janice and Earle O’Born Fund for Excellence in the Performing Arts, the Azrieli Foundation and Craig Foundation for their generous support of the NAC Orchestra and music education programs at the NAC.


  • Featuring Alexander Shelley
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    Featuring Frédéric-Alexandre Michaud
  • Featuring Charles-Éric Fontaine

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