World famous flutist returns for OSS concert
For its final concert of the season, the Orchestre Symphonique de Sherbrooke will present the Majestueux Mahler event, under the direction of Stephane Laforest, on Saturday, May 14th, at the Salle Maurice-O’Bready at the Université de Sherbrooke. The concert will star Sherbrooke native Robert Langevin, the solo flutist of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra.
Mr. Langevin joined the Orchestre Symphonique de Sherbrooke when he was fourteen, and the New York Philharmonic Orchestra in 2000. He gives Master classes in the flute in Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia and is a member of the Julliard School of Music and the Manhattan School of Music. Mr. Langevin performs between four and five concerts per week, as the first flutist, with the prestigious New York orchestra and will interpret the Concerto for the Flute, by Jacques Ibert, during this Saturday’s concert. The young soprano, Marianne Lambert, will also join the orchestra for the fourth movement of Mahler’s Symphony no. 4. New York Philharmonic Orchestra solo flutist a native of Sherbrooke, will perform at the Orchestre Symphonique de Sherbrooke’s closing concert this Saturday.