This RSO Masterworks concert will undoubtedly capture some of the aura of Paris. But in addition to works by French composers like Ravel, Berlioz and Debussey, there will also be a piece by French Canadian composer Hector Gratton (1900-1970) so it does celebrate French culture in general.
Guest-artist for tonight’s concert, which goes at Conexus Arts Centre at 8 p.m., is pianist Michael Kim. To give you a taste of his talent here’s an audio recording of Kim playing Chopin’s famous funeral march Sonata No. 2: