This morning a press conference was held where the lineup for the 5th edition of the next Montréal/Nouvelles Musiques festival (MNM), (February 18th to 26th) was announced. Finally, you can discover what artistic director Walter Boudreau, has put together for the festival’s theme “Music on the Move”! Over nine days a tall order of 32 concerts (nine featuring dance), a permanent new music Lounge and free performances at the Grand Foyer Culturel Place des Arts, 2 conventions stretching over several days, and 2 exhibitions, 42 composers and over 30 artistic partners will take place in celebration of this special anniversary.

News written by Noémie Pascal (translation: Peggy Niloff) and posted on Tuesday, January 18, 2011.