McGill Chamber Orchestra

Season 2017/2018

Wednesday

September 27th 2017

7:30 pm

Bourgie Hall

Revolution 

W. Boudreau/ Frank Zappa: Zombie Woof

D. Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony Op. #110a

The Beatles/François Vallières:
Concerto for violin on Sgt. Pepper’s  Lonely Hearts Club Band

Soloist: Ashley MacIsaac

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Thursday

November 30th 2017 

7:30 pm

St.Andrew & St.Paul Church

Messiah

G. F. Handel: Messiah

With the participation of the St. Andrew & St. Paul Church Choir 
Traditional version

Hélène Brunet, soprano 
Daniel Taylor, counter-tenor 
Benjamin Butterfield, tenor 
Joel Allison, baritone-bass

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Friday

December 1st 2017 

7:30 pm

St. Jean-Baptiste Church

Messiah

G. F. Handel: Messiah

With the participation of the St. Andrew & St. Paul Church Choir 
Staged version featuring Guy Nadon, actor, on Handel’s life

Hélène Brunet, soprano 
Daniel Taylor, counter-tenor 
Benjamin Butterfield, tenor 
Joel Allison, baritone-bass

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Wednesday

December 20th 2017 

7:30 pm

Notre-Dame Basilica

Christmas with Hervieux

Traditionnal Christmas pieces for tenor and/or choir

With the participation of the Choeur Saint-Laurent and Sharon Azrieli

Choral Conductor: Philippe Bourque

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Tuesday

February 13th 2018

7:30 pm

Bourgie Hall

Virtuosos

F. Schubert: Death and the Maiden 

A. Schnittke: Concerto for piano and strings

A. Brott: The Cupid’s Quandary for violin and strings

F. Mendelssohn: Concerto for violin, piano and strings

Soloists : Serhiy Salov, piano and Kim Bomsori, violin

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March 23rd 2018 7:30 pm

March 24th 2018 7:30 pm

March 25th 2018 2 pm

Pollack Hall

Candide

L. Bernstein: Candide

In collaboration with Opera McGill

Singers from the Opera Studio of the Schulich School of Music

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Wednesday

March 28th 2018

7:30 pm

St. Jean-Baptiste Church

Passion

J.S. Bach: The Passion according to St. John

In collaboration with the Choeur Saint-Laurent and Phoenix vocal Group
Conception: Frédéric Vogel

Choral Conductors: Philippe Bourque, Frédéric Vogel

Andréanne Brisson-Paquin, soprano
Marie-Andrée Mathieu,
mezzo-soprano

Pascal Charbonneau, tenor (Evangelist)
Zack Finkelstein, tenor
Nathaniel Watson, bass-baritone

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Sunday

April 15th 2018

7:30 pm

Monument National

 

Don Giovanni

W. A. Mozart: Don Giovanni

Staging: Oriol Tomas

In collaboration with the Jeunesses musicales du Canada

Singers of the opera studio of Jeunesses musicales du Canada

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Wednesday

May 23rd 2018

7:30 pm

Bourgie Hall

Armenia

Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano

Sayat Nova (arr. Serouj Kradjian):
Four songs

Kevork Andonian:
In Memoriam
Rhapsody for strings

Zartir Nazeli: Arise, Graceful One

Gomidas:
3 songs arranged for string orchestra by Aslamazian
3 songs arranged by Serouj Kradjian

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Friday

June 1st 2018, 7:30 pm

St. Joseph Church (Ottawa)

 

Saturday

June 2nd 2018, 7:30 pm

St. Jean-Baptiste Church

Requiem

In collaboration with the Choeur Saint-Laurent and the Ottawa Choral Society

Marianne Lambert, soprano
Marie-Andrée Mathieu, mezzo-soprano

Charles Sy, tenor
Iain MacNeil, baritone

W. A. Mozart: Davide penitente

A. Descarries: Aubade & Fantasy for strings (June 2nd only)

W.A Mozart : Requiem

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