A evening of Brilliant Baroque music from I Musici !
Everyone loves baroque music for its sophistication, beautiful harmonies, and moving solos. To start your Easter long weekend, I Musici invites you and your loved ones to come and listen to exceptional excerpts from Handel operas sung by the wonderful Andréanne Brisson Paquin and hear some of the most popular and beloved works from the baroque era.
Who isn’t familiar with the beautiful Pachelbel’s Canon ?
— The concert will be under the direction of maestro Jean-François Rivest and will star Andréanne Brisson Paquin, soprano , Marjorie Tremblay, oboist and Julie Triquet as solo violinist.
Fantasia in Three Parts Upon a Ground in D major, Z. 731 Duration: approx. 5 minutes 30 seconds
Cantata BWV 21, Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis, 1. Sinfonia Sonate no 4 BWV 1017, 3. Adagio Cantata BWV 21, 3. Aria : Seuftzer Tränen Duration: approx. 11 minutes
“Ah! spietato!” from Amadigi di Gaula, Act I, Scene IV Duration: approx. 5 minutes 25 seconds
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major (2nd movement of the Italian Concerto BWV 971; violin transcription by Jean-François Rivest) Duration: approx. 15 minutes 30 seconds
“Chi t’intende? o cieca instabile!” from Berenice, regina d’Egitto, Act III Duration: approx. 10 minutes 30 seconds
“Myself I shall adore” from Semele Duration: approx. 7 minutes
Passacaglia in C minor BWV 582 (transcription by Bernard Labadie) Duration: approx. 13 minutes
Suite for Orchestra No. 3, “Air” Duration: approx. 4 minutes 30 seconds
Canon (in three parts) Duration: approx. 3 minutes
Thursday, April 14, 2022, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Salle Pierre-Mercure of Centre Pierre-Péladeau RESERVE