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Friends of the OM Trip

Join the Orchestre Métropolitain on tour!

CHICAGO ⇢ NEW-YORK ⇢ PHILADELPHIE

From November 18 to 25, 2019, visit three American cultural centers—Chicago, New York and Philadelphia—and attend OM concerts conducted by Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin.

An unforgettable experience accompanied by two great music lovers: Jean-Guy Gingras, a travel coordinator at Voyages Inter-Pays and Chair of Jeunesses musicales Canada, as well as Mario Paquet, the host of the OM’s preconcert talks.

Eight-day itinerary

CHICAGO: November 18 to 21 (3 days)

Explore every aspect of the Windy City, from the Chicago River to Cloud Gate. Two performances are on your musical program:
• The first OM concert of the tour at the Chicago Symphony Center;
• A performance of Mozart’s Don Giovanni at the Lyric Opera House.

 

NEW YORK: November 21 to 24 (3 days)

You then take off for one of the world’s great cities, New York. Accompanied by a guide, you will discover the city’s most iconic sites, including Times Square, Broadway and Central Park. You also have tickets for:
• A concert of the New York Philharmonic
• The Marriage of Figaro at the Metropolitan Opera at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, and
• The second OM concert of the tour at the legendary Carnegie Hall

 

PHILADELPHIA: November 24 to 25 (2 days)

Then, a short hop to Philadelphia, a city full of historic, artistic and cultural treasures. You will visit the Barnes Foundation’s famous collection of Impressionist works and much more!
• You will also attend the final OM concert of the tour at the Kimmel Center

See the detailed brochure (in French only)

The trip includes:

– All travel by air (Air Canada and United Airlines) and luxury coach
– Three nights’ accommodation at the Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel
– Three nights’ accommodation at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
– One night’s accommodation at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel
– One meal at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel
– Six concert/opera tickets
– All visits listed in the itinerary
– The services and musical guidance of the tour leaders
– Taxes and service charges

Contact us

To reserve your place:

Jean-Guy Gingras
Voyages Inter-Pays
(418) 687-9121 or 1 877 687-9121 (toll-free)
jeanguy.gingras@videotron.ca

For more information:

Marie-Pier Auger
Manager, Funding and Partnerships
(514) 598-0870, ext. 36
mpauger@orchestremetropolitain.com

Acknowledgements

The OM would like to thank Voyages Inter-Pays Carlson Wagonlit, official travel partner of the Friends ot the OM Trip for the 2019 American Tour.