Thu - Oct. 20
National Arts Centre, Ottawa
Jean-Michel Blais is a pianist-composer-performer based in Montreal.
His debut album collected more than 50 million plays worldwide, ranked fourteen times number one on classical Billboard (Canada) and appeared in the long list of the Polaris Music Prize.
In September 2021, Blais unveiled murmures, a new piece from an upcoming album titled aubades. For the first time, he wrote for chamber orchestra, affirming himself as an emerging composer.