Hors Series

CONCERT IN THE DARK

CONCERT IN THE DARK: A SOUND EXPERIENCE

Maison symphonique de Montréal

With the orchestra hidden behind a curtain and the hall plunged into darkness, you’ll be left with only music to whisk you back to the 1960s, with, among others, the premiere of a work for electric guitar and orchestra by John Anthony Lennon.

TICKETS PRICES

From 45$*

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 16 2018

9:00 PM

SOLD OUT

Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Kent Nagano, conductor
Steve Hill, electric guitar
Olga Gross, piano
Rashaan Allwood, organ
André Moisan, clarinet

 

Ligeti, Atmosphères (10 min.)
Stockhausen, Klavierstück I, for solo piano (3 min.)
Jimi Hendrix, Purple Haze, for string orchestra (4 min.)
Improvisation inspired by the music of Frank Zappa, for clarinet solo (5 min.)
Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D minor, for Organ, BWV 565 (9 min.)

John Anthony Lennon, The Electric Candlelight Concerto, for electric guitar and orchestra (25 min.) – World premiere
R. Strauss, Also sprach Zarathustra, op. 30 (excerpt)

Postconcert | 1960s Funk themed Party : you are invited to dress up according to the theme and join us for a dance party at the Foyer Allegro, with music mixed by the Voyage Funktastique collective.

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