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THE SCOOP | Yannick Nézet-Séguin and Chilly Gonzales named Honorary Fellows of The Royal Conservatory of Music

By Michael Vincent on January 14, 2020

Top L-R: Yannick Nézet-Séguin, James and Louise Temerty. Bottom: Chilly Gonzales.
Top L-R: Yannick Nézet-Séguin, James and Louise Temerty. Bottom: Chilly Gonzales.

The Royal Conservatory of Music has named conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin, pianist Chilly Gonzales, and arts philanthropists James and Louise Temerty as 2020 Honorary Fellows of The Royal Conservatory of Music.

“The Honorary Fellow is The Royal Conservatory’s highest designation and is awarded to those who have had a profound impact on society through their contributions to the arts,” said Peter Simon, Michael and Sonja Koerner President & CEO.

RCM’s Honorary Fellows include Oscar Peterson, k.d. lang, Ben Heppner, David Foster, Chantal Kreviazuk, Leon Fleisher, Denise Donlon, The Tragically Hip, Measha Brueggergosman, and Lang Lang.

They will receive their honours on May 26 at Koerner Hall.

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Michael Vincent is the Editor-in-chief Ludwig Van and CEO of Museland Media. He publishes regularly and writes occasionally. A specialist in digital media for over 15 years, he has worked as a senior editor and is a former freelance classical music critic for the Toronto Star. Michael holds a Doctorate in Music from the University of Toronto.
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Michael Vincent is the Editor-in-chief Ludwig Van and CEO of Museland Media. He publishes regularly and writes occasionally. A specialist in digital media for over 15 years, he has worked as a senior editor and is a former freelance classical music critic for the Toronto Star. Michael holds a Doctorate in Music from the University of Toronto.
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