Amours tragiques

November 28, 2019  |  20:00

19-20 GRANDS RENDEZ-VOUS SERIES

19-20 QUATUOR À LA CARTE SERIES

Salle Raoul-Jobin
Palais Montcalm - Maison de la musique
995, place D’Youville, Quebec City

Mezzo-soprano Christine Rice blends her dulcet tones with the music of Jonathan Cohen and Les Violons du Roy, vividly bringing to life all the nuances of love lost, forbidden, or dying through dramatic compositions of unparalleled beauty and power.

This concert will also be presented on Saturday, November 30, 2019, at 8 p.m. at Montréal Museum of Fine Arts' Bourgie Hall.

 
Program

J.-P. RAMEAU Cruelle mère des amours (Hippolyte et Aricie)
G.F. HANDEL Scherza infida (Ariodante, HWV33)
A. PÄRT Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten
H. PURCELL When I am laid in Earth (Dido and Aeneas, Z.626)
G. BACEWICZ Concerto for String Orchestra
E. ELGAR Elegy, Op.58
B. BRITTEN Phaedra, Op.93

  • Jonathan Cohen
  • Christine Rice

Single tickets on sale now.

Single ticket rates*
  General 30 years old or younger**
Section 1 $78,00 $23,00
Section 2 $70,00 $23,00
Section 3 $62,50 $23,00
Section 4 $54,50 $23,00

* Taxes and service charge included
** With proof of age