Quatuor Bozzini: Salon des compositeurs III

  • April 23, 2010
    8:00 pm
Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur
100, rue Sherbrooke Est

Bozzini Quartet performs works by Kondo, Palacio-Quintin, Tremblay.

Gilles Tremblay visits the composers’ salon where, year after year, the Bozzini quartet assembles a repertoire that is 100% Canadian. Other guests include clarinetist/improvisor/composer François Houle, pianist Pamela Reimer, percussionist Rick Sacks, and composers Linda C Smith, Michael Oesterle and Cléo Palacio-Quintin. Guests will have the pleasure of hearing their host perform Tremblay’s only string quartet, Croissant.

Participants

Programme

  • Cléo Palacio-Quintin, La volubile volute évolutive (2003)
    string quartet
    Commission: Bozzini Quartet, with support from the CCA
  • string quartet
    Commission: Almeida Festival
  • Cléo Palacio-Quintin, Le jardin des Hespérides (2005-06)
    premiere
    string quartet & processing
    Commission: Madawaksa Quartet, Music Gallery (Toronto), with support from the CALQ
    • 1. Introduction au jardin
    • 2. Le dragon Ladon
    • 3. Le chant des nymphes
    • 4. La visite d’Héraclès
    • 5. Le dernier souffle de Ladon
    • 6. Les secrets des pommes d’or
  • Jo Kondo, Oneiric Prosody (2007)
    Montreal premiere
    string quartet
    Commission: Bozzini Quartet with support from the Japan-Canada Fund
  • string quartet
    Commission: New Music Concerts, for the Penderecki String Quartet, with support from the CCA

Production Quatuor Bozzini

Recipient of the 2007 Siemens Förderpreis and the Opus award for visibility abroad, over the past decade the Bozzini quartet has carried its passion for music ranging from traditional recital repertoire to break-out events around the world.