Concert Review: Shaken not Stirred–The Music of James Bond

(905) 525-7664 [email protected] BUY TICKETS Shaken not Stirred – The Music of “Bond” by Ontario Arts Review • Festival, Orchestra Review by Judith CaldwellThe penultimate concert in the 2017 Brott Music Festival was an evening of music inspired by the James Bond movie franchise. It featured the National Academy Orchestraconducted by the NAO’s artistic director Boris Brott, and Roï Azoulay, this years’ apprentice conductor, […]

Concert Review: Bizet’s Carmen

(905) 525-7664 [email protected] BUY TICKETS “CARMEN”, tempts Don José; seduces him & dies   Review by Terry Gaisin Bizet’s 1875 opera ‘CARMEN’ is undoubtedly the most popular and beloved of the genre. Understandable given the libretto by Meihac & Halèvy; exceptional music and unrivalled lyrics. Who can’t instantly recall the memorable “ Toreador-a, don’t spit on the floor-a, […]

Concert Review: “Triumph of the Spirit”

(905) 525-7664 [email protected] BUY TICKETS “N.A.O. – 30 years young”  by Ontario Arts Review • Choir, Concert, Orchestra Review by Danny Gaisin The opening concert of season 30 was devoted to Mozart and two of his most celebrated compositions; the brief (20 minute) Haffner Symphony and his last opus – Requiem in D minor. After […]

Keeping Up with the Maestro–Busy Boris!

(905) 525-7664 [email protected] BUY TICKETS Busy Boris – June 2017 Boris will enjoy a whirlwind schedule during June 2017. On May 31 he addresses business leaders of MAXAM International in Valencia, Spain. June 6th at the Maison Symphonique, Montreal, Brott conducts an expanded McGill Chamber Orchestra in the closing Gala of the season featuring Carl […]

Conducting 30 Years of Music in Hamilton: An Interview with Boris Brott

(905) 525-7664 [email protected] BUY TICKETS CONDUCTING 30 YEARS OF MUSIC IN HAMILTON: AN INTERVIEW WITH BORIS BROTT May 24, 2017 — Boris Brott (This is the second in a series of blog posts by the Brott Music Festival in celebration of the Festival’s 30th anniversary this year which kicks off in June.) Interview conducted by BMF interns Donna-Marie Ieluzzi […]

Congratulations to the Ancaster Arts Centre!

We are thrilled to be partnering with the Ancaster Arts Centre! [fusion_imageframe image_id=”3683″ style_type=”none” stylecolor=”” hover_type=”none” bordersize=”” bordercolor=”” borderradius=”” align=”none” lightbox=”no” gallery_id=”” lightbox_image=”” alt=”” link=”” linktarget=”_self” hide_on_mobile=”small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_direction=”left” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_offset=””]https://brottmusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Ancaster-Arts-Centre-e1489776670619.jpg[/fusion_imageframe]

Barbara Croall Letter of Support

A  letter of support from First Nations Composer and Artist Barbara Croall on the Brott Music Festival;   Thank you Barbara–we truly love working with you!   [fusion_imageframe image_id=”3687″ style_type=”none” stylecolor=”” hover_type=”none” bordersize=”” bordercolor=”” borderradius=”” align=”none” lightbox=”no” gallery_id=”” lightbox_image=”” alt=”” link=”” linktarget=”_self” hide_on_mobile=”small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_direction=”left” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_offset=””]https://brottmusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/CROALL-letter-for-BMF-880×1024.jpg[/fusion_imageframe]

Brott Chorus: Mental Music

Brott Chorus: Mental Music Brott Chorus aims to develop choral singers and help them grow into their full potential.  This undertaking involves training through a series of workshops, sectional support with professional section leads, master classes with a world renowned choral clinician, and rehearsals with the best of Hamilton’s accompanists and chorus masters.  Choristers of all […]

News Release: Boris to Conduct in Budapest!

Boris Brott to Guest Conduct in Budapest February 25th   On February 25th 2017 Boris Brott will conduct the Dohnányi Orchestra at the famous and newly renovated Liszt Academy Concert Hall. The concert, part of the Dohnányi Orchestra’s main series of performances will feature 3 works; Leonard Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms, a particular favorite of Brott’s […]