ARTHUR KAPTAINIS, SPECIAL TO MONTREAL GAZETTE

ARTHUR KAPTAINIS, SPECIAL TO MONTREAL GAZETTE More from Arthur Kaptainis, Special to Montreal Gazette Published on: April 13, 2015 Last Updated: April 13, 2015 5:45 PM EDT Pollack Hall has turned 40: not so old, although it is hard for many of us to remember a music scene without it. Alexis Hauser and the McGill…

Montreal Gazette Article

Saturday marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Alexander Brott – conductor, violinist, teacher, composer, composer, composer, composer. Not necessarily in that order. I thought I should make that point right away. For all his dedication to the first three roles and a certain redoubtable presence in the machinations of 20th-century musical Montreal, Brott will…

Thank you!

Thank you for sharing and celebrating the life of this most prolific Canadian figure. It was a pleasure to read. I look forward to re-visiting the site as more content becomes available. One question: Do you have any video of Alexander performing? That would be great to see on the site! Mary Anne (Niagara Falls,…