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Louise Bessette, C.M., O.Q.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Louise Bessette, C.M., O.Q. C.M. Montréal
Honour Appointment Investiture
Member of the Order of Canada October 18, 2001 February 22, 2002
This remarkable concert pianist has made contemporary music her trademark. She performs with clarity and imagination, interpreting musical arabesques to create striking melodies for her audience. She has an affinity for Canadian composers and promotes their work both here and abroad. Her great talent and contribution to contemporary music are so respected that she is honoured by composers who create contemporary works especially for her.
Updated: 2018-03-26
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