Maureen-Forrester Award Tour: PORTRAIT and LYRICAL DAYDREAMS (in replacement of PEACE)

Tour Cancelled – Read our Press Release here.

 

For more information about our PEACE concert replacement, read our Press Release here.

 

Portrait

From March 26 to April 8, 2020 concerts  (Montreal, Edmundston, Gaspé, Bathurst, Dalhousie, Carleton-sur-Mer, Caraquet, Fredericton)

Caroline Gélinas, mezzo-soprano
Dominic Boulianne, piano

A tribute to the illustrious Canadian contralto Maureen Forrester, this recital highlights the works and composers that marked her career. Through a wide selection of pieces including Canadian compositions, discover the exceptional career of this internationally renowned artist.

A FIRST LOOK AT THE REPERTOIRE*

M. FORSYTH (1936-2011)
Three Métis songs from Saskatchewan (CBC Order for Maureen Forrester)
1. Chanson du petit cordonnier

J. COULTHARD (1908-2000)
Six Irish Poems for Maureen
1.The white rose

G. MAHLER (1860-1911)
Des Knaben Wunderhorn
7. Rheinlegendchen
9. Wo die schönen Trompeten blasen

*JM Canada reserves the right to modify the repertoire without prior notice.

 

Lyrical Daydreams

For April 18 to 24 concert dates (Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Moncton-Dieppe, Matane)

Cécile Muhire, soprano
Carl Matthieu Neher, piano

Through familiar French and German melodies composed by Schumann, Berg, Debussy and Fauré, this duo offers an intimate and warm concert, poetically evoking the many cycles of love life.

A FIRST LOOK AT THE REPERTOIRE*

G. FAURÉ (1845-1924)
Au bord de l’eau, op. 8, n° 1

C. DEBUSSY (1862-1918)
Ariettes oubliées
(Paul Verlaine poems)
1. C’est l’extase
2. Il pleure dans mon cœur
3. L’ombre des arbres

R. STRAUSS (1864-1949)
Klavierstücke, op. 3
1. Andante

*JM Canada reserves the right to modify the repertoire without prior notice.

Concert dates

April 2, 2020 at 07:30PM
Emerging Artists Concerts
General Admission | Bilingual
April 4, 2020 at 07:30PM
Théatre L.E.R Dalhousie (NB)
Emerging Artists Concerts
General Admission | Bilingual
April 5, 2020 at 02:00PM
Quai des arts Carleton-sur-Mer (QC)
Emerging Artists Concerts
General Admission | French
April 7, 2020 at 07:30PM
Emerging Artists Concerts
General Admission | French
April 8, 2020 at 07:00PM
Emerging Artists Concerts
General Admission | Bilingual
April 18, 2020 at 08:00PM
Auditorium Polyvalente des Îles Iles-de-la-Madeleine (QC)
Emerging Artists Concerts
General Admission | French
April 21, 2020 at 07:30PM
Emerging Artists Concerts
General Admission | Bilingual

The PORTRAIT concert will be presented in our Happy Hour Concert series on March 26, 2020 at Joseph-Rouleau Hall.

To get more information about this concert, please fill our online form or contact Yogane Lacombe, Musical Escapades and Ticketing Coordinator

Press and public relations : Yoline Ysebaert, Communications coordinator