2CELLOS  “SCORE ” in Montreal!

If you watched the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, you might have heard selections of 2CELLO’s haunting arrangement of Piazzolla’s Oblivion, during this year’s figure skating programs.

The dynamic Slovenian-Croatian cellist duo, consisting of classically trained Luka Šulić and Stjepan Hauser are currently on a World tour with scheduled performances across Canada :

Montreal, April 11, at 8pm at the Bell Centre ,

Toronto April 12th and 13th at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts,

Ottawa April 15th at the National Arts Center

Hamilton on the 16th at the First Ontario Concert Hall.

etc…

2CELLOS have gained world recognition for their instrumental arrangements of well-known pop and rock songs as well as for classical and film music.

The electrifying duo will be performing pieces from their latest album ‘Score’ ,that was released last March 17th 2018.   Expect to hear fan favorites such as “My heart will go on” as well as the widely popular Despacito !

2CELLOS  – World Tour,

Montreal date :

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Doors: 7:00 PM / Show: 8:00 PM

For full tour date information and tickets please visit:

http://www.2cellos.com/tour/

 


 

The Montreal Chamber Music Festival takes over the ballroom at the Ritz!

To celebrate the arrival of spring, from June 1st to 17th, The Montreal Chamber Music Festival will offer a series of 15 concerts under the theme “Right to the heart

With this year’s 23rd edition paying particular attention to the beauty of the cello, a special spring series “Rendez-vous au Ritz” will invite families and music lovers to three of their Sunday lunch concerts held in the elegant hotel’s ballroom on Sunday, from 10 am to noon, on April 15th , 29th  and May 20th .

These one-hour concerts will feature students from the Montreal Conservatory of Music and their “mentors”.

April 15th: Humorist and clarinetist Christopher Hall will launch the first concert with his Andara Quartet. They will play Mozart, Vivaldi, Bach and Brahms.

On April 29, The Festival’s Artistic Director Mr. Denis Brott and Bruno Tubon both on the cello, will join Isabella Perron (violin and viola) and Abby Walsh (violin) to perform various works by Handel, Halvorsen, Bach, Kummer and Arensky.

On May 20, pianist Richard Raymond, a professor at the Conservatory, will give a recital with one of his students, the young Sarah Oulousian.

For more information on the festival and Rendez-vous au Ritz” concerts please visit :

http://festivalmontreal.org/


AUTISM  celebrated at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts:

 This Saturday, April 14th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in honor of World Autism Month, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA), is hosting a series of free activities for people with autism of all ages – children and adults – as well as for their families and friends.

The general public is also invited to meet these unique individuals and learn about an innovative research project headed by neurobiologist Bruno Wicker.

This event, is hosted as part of the latest MMFA’s program The Art of Being Unique .

Throughout the day, the Museum’s mediators and volunteers who work for the participating organizations will be on hand to oversee art activities and raise awareness about autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

When: Saturday, April 14, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Where: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts 
Entrance: 2075 Bishop Street



Grande Braderie de Mode Québécoise

Are you looking for the perfect Fall clothes to fill your closet?

This week you can attend one of the largest Fashion Sales by Quebec Designers (also known as the Grande Braderie de Mode Québécoise de Montreal ), running April 12th to the 15th at the historical Bonsecours Market, in the Old-Montreal!

At this 39th edition, more than 130 local fashion designers will be present and some will offer discounts up to 80% !

Admission is FREE!

Invite your friends!

Opening hours:

Thursday from 10 am. to 9 p.m.
Friday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Check out all the details by clicking on the following links :

http://www.facebook.com/labraderie

http://www.tbraderiedemodequebecoise.com/.


Tartarefest, back for a 5th edition!

Restomania is pleased to announce the return of Tartarefest for its 5th edition, held from April 19th to 29th  .

For the occasion, various chefs from more than 40 participating restaurants will honor the tartare with delectable recipes and drink pairings.

French mixologist, Alexis Taoufiq, has developed two exclusive cocktail agreements based on Stolichnaya vodka, to provide a rich experience for cocktail lovers and culinary epicureans.

Tickets for the various restaurants will be on sale at www.restomania.ca.

Each ticket entitles you to a Tartare appetizer and alcoholic consumption starting at only $10.00 !

 

Restomania also invites you to be part of their Tartarefest opening launch party to be held next Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 7 pm at the restaurant Le Montréal – at the Montreal Casino

 

 

Chef Jean-Pierre Curtat and his brigade will host the Tartarefest launch party where various tartares and cocktails will be offered to celebrate!

Expect fresh products from the market, an inventive cuisine, Quebec discoveries and convivial dishes that will be presented with elegance, while attendees enjoy the impressive view of the metropolis that comes alive with lights at night.

Tickets for the opening night can be purchased for $15.00 at the following link:

https://www.restomania.ca/toutes-les-offres/tartarefest-soiree-de-lancement-au-restaurant-le-montreal-le-19-avril-2018-15-pour-une-entree-de-tartare-1-consommation-alcoolisee/

 

 

 

 

 

 

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