Les tableaux d'une exposition

October 22, 2020  |  20:00

20-21 Grands rendez-vous series

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

Les Violons du Roy is thrilled to welcome back high-energy conductor Mélanie Léonard in a program of works inspired by painting and poetry, including Mussorgsky’s undisputed masterpiece Pictures at an Exhibition in a new arrangement commissioned specially for the performance.

The 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 will also be presented on:
- Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Salle Raoul-Jobin, Palais Montcalm - Maison de la musique in Quebec City
- Friday, October 23, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. at Montréal Museum of Fine Arts’ Bourgie Hall

 
Program

J. SIBELIUS The Countess's Portrait, JS 88
F. DELIUS Two Aquarelles
J. FRANÇAIX Quinze portraits d'enfants d’Auguste Renoir
B. BRITTEN Two Portraits for String Orchestra
M. MOUSSORGSKI  Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. for strings B. Thomson)

  • Mélanie Léonard
  • Isaac Chalk

Individual tickets available from April 30, 2020.

Single ticket rates*
  General 30 years old or younger**
Section 1 $80,00 $25,00
Section 2 $72,00 $25,00
Section 3 $64,00 $25,00
Section 4 $56,00

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