Press

2024


Le Devoir – A Magical Evening with Bugs Bunny

https://www.ledevoir.com/culture/musique/805311/critique-classique-soiree-magique-bugs-bunny

La Presse – “Bugs Bunny at the Symphony”: A Classical Concert and the Humour of Looney Tunes

https://www.journaldemontreal.com/2024/01/05/bugs-bunny-a-lorchestre-symphonique–un-concert-classique-avec-lhumour-des-looney-tunes

 

2023


TVA Nouvelles – Bugs Bunny and his Gang to be Enchanted by Montreal’s Orchestre FILMharmonique

https://www.tvanouvelles.ca/2023/12/04/bugs-bunny-et-sa-bande-seront-envoutes-par-la-musique-de-lorchestre-filmharmonique-de-montreal

Journal de Montréal – The Beatles to be Celebrated by a Quebecois Symphony Orchestra

https://www.journaldemontreal.com/2023/11/04/les-beatles-seront-celebres-par-un-orchestre-symphonique-quebecois


2022


Le Devoir – Planetary Inclusion at the Maison Symphonique

https://www.ledevoir.com/culture/musique/705993/musique-classique-inclusion-planetaire-a-la-maison-symphonique?

Le Devoir – A Promising Young Conductor

https://www.ledevoir.com/culture/musique/697935/francis-choiniere-un-sujet-interessant

La Presse – Francis Choinière, Intrepid Builder of Orchestras

https://www.lapresse.ca/arts/musique/2022-11-09/francis-choiniere-intrepide-batisseur-d-orchestres.php/

Le Devoir – The Agile Musical Opportunism of Francis Choinière

https://www.ledevoir.com/culture/musique/704865/musique-classique-l-habile-opportunisme-musical-de-francis-choiniere

La Scena Musicale – GFN Productions: A Spotlight on French Composers this April

https://myscena.org/justin-bernard/gfn-productions-french-composers-in-the-spotlight-april-9/

Westmount Magazine – Francis Choinière: A Prodigious Young Conductor

https://www.westmountmag.ca/francis-choiniere-conductor-opcm/

La Scena Musicale – Francis Choinière: Thinking Big

https://myscena.org/justin-bernard/francis-choiniere-thinking-big/

 

2021


Fugue Magazine – Francis Choinière, Conductor

https://www.fugues.com/2021/09/03/francis-choiniere-chef-dorchestre/

 

2020


Le Devoir – “The Two Towers”: A Dazzling Orchestral Experience 

https://www.ledevoir.com/culture/musique/574024/la-fulgurance-de-l-experience-orchestrale?

Place des arts – In orbit: Francis Choinière and GFN Productions

https://placedesarts.com/en/blog/orbit-francis-choini%C3%A8re-and-gfn-productions

 

2019


La Presse. When Sound Enhances Visual Imagery

https://www.lapresse.ca/cinema/2019-04-17/musique-et-cinema-quand-les-sons-elevent-l-image

 

2018


Ludwig Van – NEWS | Three Daring Youths Secure the Rights for The Lord of the Rings in Concert

https://www.ludwig-van.com/montreal/2018/10/23/nouvelle-trois-jeunes-audacieux-obtiennent-les-droits-pour-le-seigneur-des-anneaux-en-cine-concert/

How can this fervour for the orchestral experience we’ve just experienced be channeled into the realm of symphonic institutions or festivals? The three clever boys at GFN Productions will undoubtedly have ideas before anyone else!

- Christophe Huss, Le Devoir (2020)