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19:30
Concerts
Armenia – McGill Chamber Orchestra
Armenia – McGill Chamber Orchestra
Wednesday May 23 2018 - 19:30
Meeting point : Bourgie Concert Hall
 

Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano

Sayat Nova:
Four songs arranged by Serouj Kradjian

Kevork Andonian:
In Memoriam
Rhapsody for strings

Zartir Nazeli: Arise, Graceful One

Gomidas:
3 songs arranged by Aslamazian
3 songs arranged by Serouj Kradjian

Source: McGill Chamber Orchestra

11:00 - 12:00
Concerts
THE HERO’S OUTRAGE
THE HERO’S OUTRAGE
Thursday May 24 2018 - 11:00
Duration : 1h

Baritone Vincent Ranallo is renowned for his expressive and expansive performances. Here, he presents
a recital of French cantatas from the first half of the 17th century that set to music the
furioso adventures of gods, goddesses, and heroes of mythology. Passion and excess in the intimate surroundings of an aristocratic salon await you.

Hour-long concert with commentary, no intermission.

13:00 - 13:45
In English
Guided Tours
Thursdays at the Musem
Thursdays at the Musem
Thursday May 24 2018 - 13:00
Meeting point : Jean-Noël Desmarais Pavilion – 1380 Sherbrooke Street West
Theme : In the Museum's Collections
Duration : 45 minutes
In English
 

At the Museum, we firmly believe that people are never too old to learn and grow through art and culture!

Every Thursday, people aged 65 and over can enjoy free access to our encyclopaedic collections as well as a plethora of free activities designed especially for them. While these various activities are self-contained, when combined they offer an opportunity to explore every aspect of your creativity. 

Ranging from guided tours of the featured collection to art workshops, our varied programming has something for everyone. 

 

20:00 - 22:00
Concerts
Haimovitz : odysée spirituelle
Haimovitz : odysée spirituelle
Thursday May 24 2018 - 20:00
Duration : 2h
P. VASKS: VIATORE
F. SCHUBERT: SONATE EN LA MINEUR, D. 821 « ARPEGGIONE »
E. BLOCH: FROM JEWISH LIFE
L. V. BEETHOVEN: GRANDE FUGUE, OP. 133

I Musici de Montréal
Jean-Marie Zeitouni, 
conductor
Matt Haimovitz, cello

For its season closing, I Musici brings you on a journey covering a wide palette of emotions. The exceptional cellist and musical pioneer Matt Haimovitz revisits Schubert’s famous Arpeggione Sonata, followed by a performance of From Jewish Life, a musical exploration of the Jewish spirit. A traveller’s sightings and impressions are then portrayed in Viatore for string orchestra. And, to conclude a vibrant season, I Musici’s fearless musicians take on Beethoven’s monumental Grosse Fuge orchestrated by Jean-Marie Zeitouni.

Photo credits: David Cruleigh, Steph Mackinnon

Tickets: I Musici de Montréal

19:30 - 21:30
Concerts
KATIA & MARIELLE LABÈQUE
KATIA & MARIELLE LABÈQUE
Friday May 25 2018 - 19:30
Duration : 2h

Sisters Katia and Marielle Labèque, world-famous for their symbiotic and energetic playing, present a concert version of their album Invocations, which appeared in November 2016 on the Deutsche Grammophon label. The recording features versions for two pianos of Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring and Debussy’s Six Épigraphes antiques. For this closing concert of the series, the power of the piano is showcased in all its glory.

There are no cultural activities today, but there's always lots to see in the galleries! We hope you enjoy your visit.
There are no cultural activities today, but there's always lots to see in the galleries! We hope you enjoy your visit.