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La Maison Symphonique de Montréal
|The Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal in Rossini, Beethoven and Bruckner|
|Tonight’s OSM concert began introspectively, deep down in the baritone register of Brian Manker’s cello, accompanied warmly by his section and the contrabasses. Rossini’s overture to William Tell is both immediately recognizable and perilously difficult – virtually every section of the orchestra is highlighted, and quite often pushed to technical extremes.
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