Published on: July 1, 2017 | Last Updated: July 1, 2017 5:31 PM EDT
MSO conductor Kent Nagano at the Lanaudiere Festival. BAPTISTE GRISON / Festival de Lanaudiere
JOLIETTE — Canada isn’t the only one celebrating an anniversary this weekend. The Festival de Lanaudière will be celebrating 40 years Saturday evening in Joliette.
The Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal led by Kent Nagano and pianist Alain Lefèvre will highlight the anniversary and the beginning of the festival.
Several concerts will take place until Aug. 6. Other artists include I Musici and Les Violons du Roi and Yannik Nézet-Séguin with the Orchestre Métropolitain. More than 50, 000 spectators are expected at this year’s festival.
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