May 29, 2014
Thursday • 2 p.m.
995, Place d'Youville
Québec , QC
Organist Richard Paré and guest conductor Jean-François Rivest offer up one of the most beautiful organ concertos ever composed, a work showcasing the rich sonority, power, and range of the instrument. A highly anticipated concert to mark the debut season of the new Casavant organ at Palais Montcalm.
Jean-François Rivest, conductor
Richard Paré, organ
I. STRAVINSKY Apollon musagète
F. POULENC Concerto for organ, strings and timpani
J. ALAIN Litanies for organ, JA119
J. LANGLAIS Fête
D. CHOSTAKOVITCH Quartet No.3 in F Major, op.73 (arr. J.-F. Rivest)
October 3, 2014
A musical meeting between Richard Desjardins, carrying the word of the poet Federico Garcia Lorca, violinist Alexandre DaCosta and guitarist Alexandre Ethier. The concert his paying tribute to the wo...