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Thursday, Sept. 1, 2022: Yannick Nézet-Séguin, David Strickland and more

Today on Q with Tom Power: conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin, producer and engineer David Strickland, artist Ken Lum, pop punk star Avril Lavigne.

Today on Q: Yannick Nézet-Séguin, David Strickland, Ken Lum, Avril Lavigne

Conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin, producer and engineer David Strickland, artist Ken Lum, pop punk star Avril Lavigne. (Hans van der Woerd, Ernie Paniccioli, Maryse Zeidler, Submitted by Red Umbrella PR)

Today on Q with Tom Power:

  • Superstar Canadian conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin reflects on his phenomenal rise to the peak of his profession.

  • Producer and engineer David Strickland talks about his new album, Spirit of Hip Hop: Elements, which shines a light on the next generation of Indigenous MCs in North America.

  • Artist Ken Lum shares his reaction to the City of Edmonton's decision to cancel the installation of his bronze sculpture, titled The Buffalo and the Buffalo Fur Trader, because it could be misinterpreted as a celebration of colonialism.

  • Pop punk star Avril Lavigne talks about her latest album, Love Sux, and why it's the record she's always wanted to make.

WATCH | Yannick Nézet-Séguin's full interview with Tom Power:

WATCH | Avril Lavigne's full interview with Tom Power:

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