Avi Avital, la mandoline virtuose

November 23, 2018  |  19:30

18-19 SOIRÉES ARTE MUSICA SERIES

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts' Bourgie Hall
1339 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal

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 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

-Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 8 p.m. at Salle Raoul-Jobin, Palais Montcalm - Maison de la musique in Quebec City

 
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

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