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First Name: Philippe
Last Name: Magnan
Bio: Philippe Magnan (oboe) performs frequently as a recitalist in Canada and abroad. He has appeared as soloist with the Quebec City, Trois-Rivieres, and Montreal Symphony Orchestras as well as the Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra, Orchestre de Chambre de Radio-Canada, Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, Violons du Roy, and I Musici de Montreal. In Europe he has played with the Junge Deutsche Philharmonic, Paul-Kuentz Chamber Orchestra, and Baden-W├╝rttemberg Chamber Orchestra. Magnan can be heard on recordings by CBC International and on many CBC broadcasts. Winner of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra Competition, International Competition in Toulon, and Quebec's Prix d'Europe, he teaches at Quebec's Domaine Forget summer academy and has taught at the Rimouski Conservatory and Lava University. Magnan studied with Jacques Simard at the Quebec Conservatory, where he was awarded the Gerard-Bastien Prize and a premier prix in both oboe and chamber music. He later studied in Europe with Heinz Holliger and Thomas Inderm├╝hle.
Source: Northwestern University Conference Program 1997