Tribute to György Ligeti

Tribute to György Ligeti

Bourgie Hall



Endowed with a strong musical personality, Ligeti was one of the most inventive and influential composers of the 20th century. The four works on this programme exhibit various aspects of investigations conducted by this musician into questions of style and form. Directed by Jean-Michaël Lavoie, members of the OSM, the talented Ligeti Quartet, and musicians from the Université de Montréal and McGill University will join together to celebrate the composer’s 100th birthday.


Jean-Michaël Lavoie, conductor

Musicians of the OSM

The Ligeti Quartet and students from the Université de Montréal and McGill University


Ligeti, Ramifications, for strings

Ligeti, Kammerkonzert, for 14 musicians

Ligeti, Trio for Violin, Horn and Piano

Ligeti, Six Bagatelles, for wind quintet


Starting at (taxes not included)

General Public: $46
MMFA Members: $39 (15% discount)
34 or under – standard ticket: $23 (50% discount)
34 or under – rush ticket: $10*
*At Bourgie Hall’s box office, one hour before the start of the concert and subject to availability.


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Saturday, November 4 – 7:30 p.m.


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To mark the centenary of his birth, the Ligeti Festival pays homage to celebrated Hungarian composer György Ligeti (1923-2006), whose catalogue figures among the most original of the 20th century. During this two-day event, joined by leading experts and outstanding performers, discover Ligeti’s creative world, from his youthful forays into composition inspired by Hungarian folk traditions through to the radical experimentations of his later years.



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This presentation is made possible thanks to the Gouvernement du Québec program Plan de relance économique du milieu culturel.