Classical Spree 2022 - Saturday - Maison symphonique

16. Ensemble Obiora and Branford Marsalis

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16. Ensemble Obiora and Branford Marsalis

Maison symphonique de Montréal

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For this Classical Spree, the OSM invites the recently formed Ensemble Obiora, formed by musicians from diverse cultural backgrounds, for an awesome concert on the theme of the Americas. The ensemble will present Dvořák’s magnificent “American” Quartet, as well as the Fantasia for Saxophone by Brazilian composer Villa-Lobos, featuring celebrated American (United States) saxophonist Branford Marsalis. The works will be preceded by George Walker’s Lyric for Strings.

ARTISTS AND PROGRAMME

Ensemble Obiora

Rafael Payare, conductor

Branford Marsalis, saxophone

George Walker, Lyric for Strings (7 min)

Villa-Lobos, Fantasia for Saxophone (11 min)

Dvořák, String Quartet no. 12 in F major, op. 96, “American” (version for string orchestra, 30 min)

INDOOR CONCERT

TICKET PRICE

Starting at $22* (taxes not included)

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SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 2022 – 4:00 P.M.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 2022 – 4:00 P.M.

VENTE DE BILLETS TERMINÉE

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HEALTH AND SAFETY COME FIRST!

Enjoy your concert experience to the fullest, with complete peace of mind. The OSM assures you of a safe return to the Maison symphonique, in compliance with the sanitary measures issued by Public Health.

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*The 2022 Classical Spree concerts are not eligible for the 2021-2022 and 2022-2023 season subscriptions or subscription privileges. Prices, artists, repertoire, and concert dates and times may be modified without notice. Prices include a non-refundable service fee of $4 per ticket. Some handling fees may be charged.