Series - 2023-2024 Season
To mark the centenary of his birth, the Ligeti Festival pays homage to celebrated Hungarian composer György Ligeti (1923-2006), whose catalogue figures among the most original of the 20th century. During this two-day event, joined by leading experts and outstanding performers, discover Ligeti’s creative world, from his youthful forays into composition inspired by Hungarian folk traditions through to the radical experimentations of his later years.
Acclaimed pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard will be this special event’s guest of honour.
Enjoy a 30% discount on the combined purchase of tickets to all 4 events presented during the Ligeti Festival!
To enjoy this offer, click on one of the events below and on the "subscribe" button. You will then be able to select all the 4 events and the discount will be automatically applied to your shopping cart. It is valid on the General Public rate only and is not cumulative with other promotions.
Films at the Cinéma du Musée
In connection with the Ligeti Festival, the Cinéma du Musée will screen three films by Stanley Kubrick, whose soundtracks include excerpts of several works by the eminent Hungarian composer. Films will be presented in their original English version with French subtitles.
November 4 – 4 p.m.
Eyes Wide Shut, 1999, 2h39m
November 5 – 11:30 a.m.
2001: A Space Odyssey, 1968, 2h29m
November 5 – 8:30 p.m.
The Shining, 1980, 2h26m
Enjoy a 25% discount on the price of admission to the Cinéma du Musée for any of the three above-mentioned films upon presentation of your ticket to one of the events hosted at Bourgie Hall during the Ligeti Festival.
This offer is valid at the Cinéma du Musée’s box office only.
“Bourgie Hall envelops you; one might say it possesses something undefinable, a combination of simplicity, beauty, and transcendence. It is unique!”
Claire and Marc Bourgie Pavilion
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
1339 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec H3G 1G2