A new addition for the 2016-2017 Season!
Discover the concerts of the Montreal Series in a short one-hour version without intermission. Experience music differently and gain a deeper understanding of the composers and their works as our guest conductor provides brief commentaries throughout the concert.
September 29, 2016 - 7:30 PM
Just how stimulating concerts in the gardens and coffeehouses of Baroque Germany could have been transpires in J.S. Bach’s delicious and humorous miniature quasi opera, his Coffee Cantata. Like today, such events were sociable occasions to enjoy musical works so fresh their ink wasn’t yet dry, or else foreign compositions sometimes arranged for the forces at hand. So savour the moment!
November 9, 2016 - 7:30 PM
Opera in the 18th century had firmly established the primacy of the voice, a fact that will be eloquently recalled by Andréanne Brisson Paquin’s shimmering and expressive voice. But another protagonist made its mark in the Classical Period: the clarinet, an instrument of rich colors and subtle dynamics. And Lorenzo Coppola is one of its greatest devotees in all its historical guises. Soprano and clarinets will share the stage, around one of Haydn’s most rousing symphonies.
January 12, 2016 - 7:30 PM
The dazzling Vincent Lauzer on recorder, together with Arion and conductor Alexander Weimann, will transform into sheer delight creations for his instrument by Bach, Telemann, and Geminiani. Whether alone or by two, or along with a transverse flute or violin, the recorder will boast all its shining qualities in works guaranteed to please.
February 16, 2016 - 7:30 PM
For the first time in Montreal with Arion, the captivating Brazilian/British violinist Rodolfo Richter will lead a program of masterpieces by Rebel, De Lalande, and Rameau, testifying to the French musical genius filled with that grace, grandeur, and solemnity which so inspired the German composer Telemann.
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