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19 April 2015
Jean-Pascal Hamelin, Conductor
Mozart: Coronation Mass
Chorus SATB and orchestra
Conductor and choir director Jean-Pascal Hamelin is the music director of the Vaudreuil-Soulanges Choir since 2009. This ensemble celebrated it’s 50th anniversary of existence in june 2013 with a performance of Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances and Orff’s Carmina Burana.
In 2012, Jean-Pascal Hamelin made a successful debut with the Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal. He also guest-conducted two concerts with the chamber orchestra I Musici de Montréal. In February of 2011, Jean-Pascal Hamelin was invited to conduct two concerts devoted to Mozart with the Choir and Orchestra Dohnanyi Budafok, at the Bela Bartok Hall, at the Palace of the Arts of Budapest, Hungary. His live CD entitled “from the New World”, with the Youth Orchestra of the Americas, was nominated for a Felix award at the ADISQ Gala of October 2011.
M. Hamelin has also conducted the Orchestre Symphonique de Trois-Rivières, Les Violons du Roy and the Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional de Colombia. In May 2013, was invited as a national jury member in Toronto, for the prestigious the ACCC choral competition (Association of Canadian Choral Communities).