Anthony Roth Costanzo chante Handel et Glass

September 26, 2018  |  20:00

18-19 BAROQUE AVANT TOUT SERIES

18-19 QUATUOR À LA CARTE SERIES

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

Jonathan Cohen opens his very first season as music director of Les Violons du Roy with a joyful welcome back for charismatic Anthony Roth Costanzo in this thrilling set of works by Handel and Glass, mere days after the release of their new recording on Universal Music’s Decca Gold.

This concert is also presented on Saturday, Septembre 29, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at Maison symphonique de Montréal.

"Handel expertly fused the national styles of his day, combining the Germanic science of counterpoint with French elegance and Italian vocalità.​" To read the program notes written by Emmanuel Bernier​, click here.

 
Program

G.F. HANDEL (1685–1759)
Opera excerpts (Tolomeo HWV25, Flavio HWV16, Amadigi di Gaula HWV11, Rodelinda HWV19)
Concerto Grosso in D Minor, Op.6, No.10, HWV328
P. GLASS (born in 1937)
Hymn (Akhnaten)
First Movement from Symphony No3
Liquid Days, Part 1 (Songs from Liquid Days)
In the Arc of Your Mallet (Monsters of Grace)
The Encounter (1000 Airplanes on the Roof)

  • Jonathan Cohen
  • Anthony Roth Costanzo

Single tickets will go up for sale on May 14, 2018.

Single ticket rates*
  General 30 years old or younger**
Section 1 $83,00 $23,00
Section 2 $74,50 $23,00
Section 3 $66,50 $23,00
Section 4 $58,00 $23,00

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