Jeux d'enfants 23-24

Wizards and Witches

Wizards and Witches

Maison symphonique de Montréal



Slobbering toads and cobwebs! Here is a most unusual course in the art of magic potions, to the sounds of the orchestra! Your instructor is a very industrious and chatty sorcerer, but will the recipes of his spells have that hocus-pocus effect? With magically themed works, take the plunge into a bewitching world!


Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Cosette Justo Valdés, conductor

Olivier Morin, actor

Amélie Parias, texts and staging

Robin Laporte, lighting design

An Amélie Parias production

Duration: 55 min

Audiance: ages 5-12

Language: French


John Williams, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: “Hedwig’s Theme”


Wagner, Der fliegende Holländer [The Flying Dutchman], WWV 63: “Overture”


Dukas, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice


Saint-Saëns, Danse macabre, op. 40


Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition: IX. The Hut on Fowl’s Legs (Baba-Yaga)


Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique, H 48, op. 14: V. Dream of a Sabbath Night

Without intermission


Starting at (taxes not included)

Regular price: $34*
17 years and under: $16*

Sunday, October 29 – 2 p.m.


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Mark your calendars with the highlights of our 90th season. Plan your visits according to your preferences so you don’t miss a beat of this exceptional season! Nearly 80 concerts and plenty of works and composers to (re) discover, in the extraordinary acoustics of the Maison symphonique.



Drop by the Espace OSM before or after the concert! Adjacent to the Maison symphonique, this interactive space offers a variety of free events such as transitory installations, permanent exhibitions, listening clubs, talks and much more.



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