FACE. Auditorium
3449, University st.
(McGill Metro )
Phone: (514) 695-5919
Fax : (514) 350-2612
E-mail : osface@gmail.com

This site was designed by:

Updates by:
Tammy Lynn Déry


Objectives | Conductor | Guest artists | FACE. Chamber Orchestra

Did you know that the OSF :

  • Is the only Montreal region full symphony orchestra that combines young professional, amateur and student musicians ?

  • Is the only Montreal region orchestra whose admission requirements are based solely on musical excellence and not on age limit ?

  • Is the only Montreal region orchestra with no annual participation fee (except for $25 audition fee) ?

  • Provides annual scholarships to its qualifying musicians ?

  • As part of its educational program, provides principal players with tutoring and teaching opportunities at FACE. School's music department ?

  • encourages early childhood music education by initiating and supporting the school's after school Suzuki string program ?

  • Performs several concertos yearly to provide visibility and experience to talented young artists.

  • Concentrates on, at least 2 full scale works per season-works that require large numbers of instrumentalists, soloists and choral groups in an effort to involve as many capable musicians as possible so that they may experience the symphonic repertoire ?

  • Is a non-profit organization administered by volunteer committees made up of parents and teachers ?

  • Has no other revenue for it's annual budget except its ticket sales and donations ?

  • Can provide you and your estate with a tax receipt, for your gift or cash, through the school's registered charitable Foundation "Les Amis des Beaux Arts" ?