Music director designate of the Los Angeles Philharmonic hand-selected by the Glenn Gould Prize Laureate Dr. José Antonio Abreu
Internationally renowned Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra will appear at gala celebration in Toronto honouring Maestros Abreu and Dudamel on October 26
TORONTO – Venezuelan Conductor Gustavo Dudamel was selected by The Eighth Glenn Gould Prize Laureate Dr. José Antonio Abreu as winner of the prestigious The City of Toronto Glenn Gould Protégé Prize, The Glenn Gould Foundation announced today.
STATEMENT FROM DR. JOSE ANTONIO ABREU, FOUNDER OF THE FOUNDATION FOR THE NATIONAL NETWORK OF YOUTH AND CHILD ORCHESTRAS OF VENEZUELA (“EL SISTEMA”), ON HIS SELECTION AS THE 2008 LAUREAUTE OF THE GLENN GOULD PRIZE
TORONTO – It was with great pleasure that I’ve received your kind letter dated February 13, 2008 stating that that I’ve been awarded the prestigious Glenn Gould prize.
I accept such a great distinction on behalf of all Venezuelan dedicated music teachers whom have undoubtedly and faithfully joined me for over the last 33 years in the creation, development, and implementation of the Youth and Young Adults National Network of Symphonies and Chorus.
Founder of the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra and the National Symphony Youth Orchestra Receives the Prestigious Triennial Prize from the Glenn Gould Foundation TORONTO -- The illustrious Glenn Gould Prize, presented once every three years to a living luminary who...
Ukrainian-Canadian painter Yana Movchan creates the first new portrait of Glenn Gould in almost a decade!
TORONTO – The Glenn Gould Foundation proudly announced the exhibition of Yana Movchan’s stunning new portrait of Glenn Gould at Yorkville’s Liss Gallery. The portrait, commissioned by The Foundation to celebrate The Year of Glenn Gould, is the first major new piece of Gould iconography in almost 10 years.
TORONTO – The Glenn Gould Foundation today announced the appointment of Glenn Morley as president of its Board of Directors. Morley, a Toronto-based composer, conductor and musical director, has an extensive background in theatrical, television and film media.
GLENN GOULD AND THE FUTURE OF MUSIC CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS A STELLAR YEAR OF CELEBRATIONS HONOURING THE LEGENDARY GLENN GOULD
World-renowned scholars, business professionals and musicologists to participate in landmark summit at the Canadian Museum of Civilization
TORONTO – The Glenn Gould Foundation proudly announced the “Glenn Gould and The Future of Music Conference,” a landmark event to take place at The Canadian Museum of Civilization in Gatineau-Ottawa as part of the Year of Glenn Gould celebrations.
Glenn Gould Foundation to Honour Maestro’s Outstanding Artistry with Prestigious Triennial Prize
TORONTO – The illustrious Glenn Gould Prize, presented once every three years, has been awarded to the internationally renowned conductor, composer and pianist for his outstanding contributions to music.