Series & Concerts

L'Estro Armonico

Vivaldi, master and model of invention, inspired over a half-century of European music with his first published set of concertos for one, two, and four violins: L’Estro Armonico. A generous offering from this Opus 3 by the famous Venetian...

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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Bourgie Concert Hall

Music with a French Flavour!

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,...

Jump for joy!

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...

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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Bourgie Concert Hall

Opera without Words...or Nearly!

Presented by:  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...

Music in Cafés and Gardens

Presented by: 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...

Royal Fireworks

Arion Baroque Orchestra welcomes British harpsichordist and conductor Steven Devine with a definite bang, for his first visit with us to Montreal, namely with the performance of Handel’s celebrated Music for the Royal Fireworks. Handel’s...

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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts' Bourgie Concert Hall

Concerti alla Montanari

Marking the awaited return of inquisitive violinist Stefano Montanari, this concert is sure to spark the interest of music lovers curious to discover repertoire that is out of the ordinary. Arion and its guest conductor have tapped into the...

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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts' Bourgie Concert Hall

Bach and the Bernardinis

Presented by Witness an exuberant and convivial gathering of family and friends around Bach’s instrumental music, quite like he was himself in the habit of doing. The Bernardinis father and daughter, on oboe and violin respectively, join with...

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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts' Bourgie Concert Hall

Magnificat-SOLD OUT!

Closing concert of the Montreal Bach Festival 2015 SOLD OUT!It seems fitting that two of the sacred masterworks in joyful preparation of Christmastide by Bach and Kuhnau should be performed for the first time by Arion Baroque Orchestra in such...

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Notre-Dame Basilica of Montreal

Beyond the Four Seasons

Nature in its various manifestations and through its impact on human activity at once fascinated and inspired that great Venetian conjurer, Vivaldi. Apart from the famous Seasons, storms, birds, frost, the hunt, and rustic revelry can be found in a...

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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts' Bourgie Concert Hall