2011 Concerts

December 21st & 22nd – Handel’s ‘Messiah’

HANDEL’S ‘MESSIAH’ at Christmas
In the MSO new concert hall, Place des Arts
Montreal Symphony Orchestra, directed by John Oliver

November 27th – Gala des Jeunes Ambassadeurs Lyriques

18th GALA des JEUNES AMBASSADEURS LYRIQUES
Dans le cadre du 35ème anniversaire du Théâtre Lyrichorégra 20

October 15th – Russian Voices

CONCERT #1 : SUBSCRIPTION SERIES 2011-12
RACHMANINOFF VESPERS with a cappella works from the Russian Orthodox tradition.
The combined choirs with 120 singers will bring an sonorous and powerful rendition of this exquisite music from the Russian Orthodox tradition – making Russian Voices the a cappella event of the Autumn.
Presented by Carrefour Desjardins

September 7th – Grand Gala Inaugural

GRAND GALA INAUGURAL: BEETHOVEN’S NINTH SYMPHONY
Wednesday September 7, 2011 – 9:00-10:10 p.m.
Place des Arts / Quartier des Spectacles, Montreal
Live Broadcast on CBC

August 2nd – Rachmaninoff ‘Vespers’

RACHMANINOFF VESPERS

Festival de Lanaudière, St. Lawrence Choir & Cantata Singers Ottawa
with alto soloist Sonia Sasseville

May 28th – Aeternitas

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Church of Saint-Viateur, 1175, Laurier ave. W, Outremont
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May 6th – La Terra Promessa

Friday, May 6th, 2011, 7:30 p.m.
Église St. Sixte, 1895 de l’Église, Saint-Laurent
World premiere of ‘La Terra Promessa’ by Robert Frederick Jones.
Vanier College Choir (dir. Philippe Bourque) in collaboration with St. Lawrence Choir and Symphony Orchestra Joseph-François Perrault. ‘La Terra Promessa’ is an ode to friendship that begins with the world at the dawn of time and lead us from prehistoric landscapes through to the ascent of humankind.

March 12th – Triptyque Nordique

Saturday, March 12th, 2011, 8:00 p.m.
Eglise Immaculée-Conception, 1855, Rachel St. E, Montreal
Works by Hindemith, Debussy, Ravel, Gagnon, Ouimet, Daunais
A ‘musical art-museum’ of a programme with live painting by various artists

March 13th – Triptyque Nordique

Sunday, March 13th, 2011, 4:00 p.m.
Church of St Thomas Aquinas, Hudson
with St. Anne Singers (dir. Margo Keenan)
Works by Hindemith, Debussy, Ravel, Gagnon, Ouimet, Daunais
A ‘musical art-museum’ of a programme with live painting by various artists

March 26th – Triptyque Nordique

Saturday, March 26th, 2011, 8:00 p.m.
Church of St. Paul, Joliette
with Choeur du Musée d’art de Joliette (dir. Philippe Bourque)
Works by Hindemith, Debussy, Ravel, Gagnon, Ouimet, Daunais
A ‘musical art-museum’ of a programme with live painting by various artists

March 27th – Celebremus

Sunday, March 27th, 2011, 4:00 p.m.
Mountainside United Church, Westmount, Montreal
Celebratory Concert for Concerto Della Donna and Iwan Edwards with works by Debussy, Daunais, Halley