Praised by La Presse for his “immense talent as a conductor, musician and performer,” Alain Trudel is Music Director of the Orchestre Symphonique de Laval, Principal Youth and Family Conductor of the National Arts Centre Orchestra. He has conducted every major orchestra in Canada, as well as orchestras in the UK, USA, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. First known to the public as a trombonist, he has been a guest soloist with orchestras worldwide. He is also a respected composer with performances across America and in Asia. Last company appearance: Le Gala (2014).