The Grand Concerts 17-18, THURSDAY 2 17-18, TUESDAY 17-18

KAVAKOS AND MENDELSSOHN

KAVAKOS AND MENDELSSOHN’S VIOLIN CONCERTO

SEASON PARTNER

Maison symphonique de Montréal

To mark the 150th anniversary of Canada’s Confederation, Matthew Ricketts’ new work celebrates an icon of this country, the train. The railway also plays a central role in The Railrodder, starring Buster Keaton. And finally, virtuoso Leonidas Kovakos dazzles in Mendelssohn’s Concerto no. 2.

TICKETS PRICES

From 45$*

TUESDAY DECEMBER 5 2017

8:00 PM

THURSDAY DECEMBER 7 2017

8:00 PM

Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Kent Nagano, conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, violin
Lorraine Desmarais, piano

 

Matthew Ricketts, new work inspired by the train in Canada – OSM commission to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation
Mendelssohn, Violon Concerto no. 2 in E minor, op. 64


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Roussel, Symphony no. 3 in G minor, op. 42

Film The Railrodder (1965) with Buster Keaton, accompanied live by the Orchestra and pianist Lorraine Desmarais.

Grand preconcert talks at 7 p.m.

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