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Danièle Bourget

Department: 
Performance
Area(s): 
Woodwinds
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performance
Instrument(s): 

Flute

Biography: 

With a first prize in flute and chamber music from the Conservatoire de musique du Québec, and at the Canadian Music Competition, as well as a second prize at l'Orchestre symphonique de Montréal Competition, Danièle Bourget is a very active musician on the Montreal scene. Since her training with Orchestre des jeunes du Québec and performances in numerous programs within the Début series, she has been awarded several grants to enter famous international competitions. A founding member of Quintessence and Quatuor Linos, she has been guest soloist with a variety of ensembles, among which Les Violons du Roy, La Chapelle deMontréal, I Musici de Montréal, Orchestre symphonique de Laval, Orchestre symphonique de Trois-Rivières and Orchestre de Radio-Canada. She plays flute with Pentaèdre, and also teaches at Conservatoire de musique de Trois-Rivières and at Université du Québec à Montréal (UQÀM). She still performs regularly with major Montreal orchestras, such as Orchestre des Grands Ballets Canadiens, Orchestre métropolitain du Grand Montréal, Les Violons du Roy and l'Orchestre symphonique de Montréal.