Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston are pleased to present, in collaboration with The Glenn Gould Foundation, an evening concert entitled, Young Artists Inspired by Glenn Gould.
This exclusive concert will feature eight emerging musicians from Canada and abroad who will perform at Rideau Hall, on Friday, December 3, 2010.
The two-hour concert is a tribute to the late Glenn Gould, one of Canada's most iconic musicians of the 20th century. The evening’s performances will feature a program of Bach, Wagner, Strauss, Brahms, Beethoven, Mozart and Ravel, composers whose works Gould performed or arranged. The young artists taking the stage range in age from nine to 25 years old. The Master of Ceremonies for the evening is Andrew Craig of CBC Radio 2.