Avi Avital, la mandoline virtuose

November 22, 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 is thrilled to welcome Les Violons du Roy’s first-ever mandolin soloist— Avi Avital, whose astonishing virtuosity and rapport with audiences have established him as a star on the international classical music scene. He records with the renowned Deutsche Grammophon label.

This concert will be preceded by a talk about the evening’s musical program, including what to listen for. The talk will take place onstage starting at 7:10 p.m.

This concert is also presented on:

-Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Salle Raoul-Jobin, Palais Montcalm - Maison de la musique in Quebec City

-Friday, November 23, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at Montreal Museum of Fine Arts' Bourgie Hall

 
Program

A. VIVALDI
Concerto for Mandolin in C Major, RV 425
Concerto for Lute en D Major, RV 93 (Adapt. for mandolin A. Avital)
G. PAISIELLO (attributed to)
Concerto for Mandolin in E-Flat Major
C. AVISON
Concerto grosso No. 7 in G Minor (after D. Scarlatti)
G.F. HANDEL
Concerto grosso in A Minor, Op. 6 No. 4, HWV 322
Concerto grosso in B Minor, Op. 6 No. 12, HWV 330
F. DURANTE
Concerto for Strings No. 8 in A Major “La Pazzia”

  • Jonathan Cohen
  • Avi Avital

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

Single ticket rates*
  General 30 years old or younger**
Section 1 $77,50 $23,00
Section 2 $70,00 $23,00
Section 3 $62,00 $23,00
Section 4 $54,50 $23,00

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