Created 15 years ago in collaboration with Coup de cœur francophone, Comité musique Maisonneuve, Radio-Canada and Foukinic, Richard Desjardins symphonique was also recorded by Radio-Canada Musique.
With his sumptuous arrangements, the composer and maestro Gilles Bellemare allows music lovers to rediscover classics of the great Richard Desjardins such as Tu-m’aimes-tu?, Les Yankees, Le cœur est un oiseau and Le bon gars.
Somewhere between the symphonic sky and the poetic land, two worlds intersect, the time of an unprecedented meeting... A night to light the stars!
An authentic and atypical artist, a key poet in the Francophonie, Richard Desjardins devoted himself enthusiastically to the preparation of Richard Desjardins symphonic. Gilles Bellemare, composer and conductor, is regularly invited to conduct major orchestras. Recognized for his sensitivity and deep understanding of music, he is the author of more than thirty symphonic works. He has already to his credit many arrangements of songs, including those of Jacques Brel, Félix Leclerc, Edith Piaf, Gilles Vigneault and Claude Léveillée.