Patrick Watson Plans Orchestral Shows in Quebec City
Published Apr 01, 2013Montreal songwriter Patrick Watson is currently on tour with his band in his home province, but he's also set his sights on a pair of special shows for later in the year.
On November 7 and 8, Watson will perform at Quebec City's Grand Théâtre de Québec with backing from the Orchestre Symphonique de Québec. They will perform some cuts from last year's Adventures in Your Own Backyard in addition to some older tunes. The new orchestral arrangements will be directed by Stéphane Laforest.
Watson also has an orchestral show in Paris with l'Orchestre National d'Île-de-France. See his full schedule below.
4/2 Terrebonne, QC - Théâtre du Vieux-Terrebonne %
4/3 L'Assomption, QC - Théâtre Hector Charland #
4/5 Baie-Saint-Paul, QC - La Ferme #
4/6 Saguenay Lac Saint-Jean - Théâtre Palace Arvida %
6/15 Manchester, TN - Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival
6/28 Antibes, France - Nuits Carrés
6/29 Marmande, France - Garorock
6/30 Laval, France - Théâtre de Laval
7/4 Cluse, France - Musiques en Stock
7/7 Paris, France - Pleyel (Days Off Festival) *
7/12 Winnipeg, MB - Winnipeg Folk Festival
11/7 Quebec City, QC - Grand Théâtre de Québec ^
11/8 Quebec City, QC - Grand Théâtre de Québec ^
% with Leif Vollebekk
# with Thus:Owls
* with l'Orchestre National d'Île-de-France
^ with l'Orchestre Symphonique de Québec