Clair de lune : The Festival’s Stars
Since its beginnings in 2011, Festival Classica has grown steadily. In just eight years, it has carved out an enviable position among the major classical music events. Today, it ranks among the top emerging cultural organizations, thanks to the quality of its programming and its leadership.
Festival Classica has presented approximately 325 concerts attended by close to 320,000 festival goers. It has engaged the services of more than 750 musicians, another 1,300 orchestral musicians and about 230 professional painters. In addition, the event has seen the participation of 2,200 choristers and showcased more than 3,200 up-and-coming artists! Festival Classica has made a name for itself in Canada, the United States, Europe and even as far away as Australia, thanks to exciting productions and radio broadcasts produced here and aired internationally.