Friday, March 9, 2012, 8:00 pm

Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur

100, rue Sherbrooke Est [métro Sherbrooke + autobus 24 Ouest / métro Saint-Laurent + autobus 55 Nord], Montréal, Québec

Info: 514-872-5338

Tickets

  • Free admission

Photo: Matt Hovey.

Radio SMCQ: Montréal / Balkans à la Chapelle

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Production Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur

Feet firmly planted in Montreal, ears tuned to the Balkan summits, discover the musical treasures of Southwestern European composers. This journey in concert is not only an occasion to mark the cultural exchange between our two corners of the world, but also a time to discover (or rediscover) Sokolović’s cultural roots. Works by composers either fully or partly Balkan in origin will be accompanied by the music of Maxime McKinley, composer-in-residence for the Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur.

  • 7:15pm — Round table with incumbent Maxime McKinley and Portmantô Ensemble.
  • 8:00pm — Concert

Programme

  • Maxime McKinley, Wirkunst-Nijinski (2007)

    clarinet, violin, cello, percussion, and piano

  • Ivan Brkljačić, Seven Illustrations and an Epilogue or When Ksing and Dunu Met Little Stana (A Short History of Belgrade) (2009)

    flute, cello, and piano

  • Petar-Kresimir Klanac, Jeux à vendre (2010-12)

    alto flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano

  • Ana Sokolović, Portrait parle (2006)

    violin, cello, and piano

    Commission: Trio Fibonacci, with support from the CCA

  • André Ristic, Environnements improvisés (2002)

    flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin, and cello

The members of the Portmantô chamber ensemble create musical discoveries for listeners by weaving threads between various eras, or amongst composers, musicians and audiences.

Composing in the Present!

The SMCQ has been moving in step with the lively rhythms of new music for almost fifty years. With its regular concert season, its Série hommage (Homage Series), an international festival, and a young listener’s programme, the society has served both as a platform for today’s composers and as a window on creative works for everyone.

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