Elementary School

DIGITAL CONCERTS – ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

The OSM presents a series of digital concerts!

Each turnkey concert package comes with a digital educational guide available in French and in English, including pre-concert activities and post-concert exercises. Once the purchase is complete, you may watch the concert at your convenience and as many times as you wish for the entire 2022-2023 school year.

TOGETHER ON THE BEAT!

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Recommended for students in elementary cycles two and three

The TorQ Quartet percussionists have great things in mind! With the common vision that unites them, they aspire to grow and to create spectacular artistic experiences. Follow their adventures with the OSM in works by Brahms, Bernstein, and many others! Adam Johnson conducts this concert where friendship and playing together come first!

Bilingual
Duration : 55 minutes

ARTISTS

Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
Adam Johnson, Conductor
TorQ, Percussion Quartet: Richard Burrows, Adam Campbell, Jamie Drake and Daniel Morphy
Manal Drissi, Host
Louis-François Grenier,
Author and Stage Director

CONCERT PROGRAMME

Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 5, excerpt
Ed Argenziano, Stinkin’ Garbage
Smetana, The Moldau, excerpt
Ken Shorley, The Bright Side, excerpt
Bernstein, West Side Story, act 1: ‘Mambo’’, excerpt
Shostakovich, Suite for Variety Orchestra“Jazz Suite no. 2”: Waltz no. 2, excerpt
Monica Pearce, Whirly, for percussion quartet and orchestra
Arturo Márquez, Danzón no. 2

This OSM production received the Opus Award in the category “Production of the Year – Young Audiences” in 2018

The recording of this concert was made possible thanks to the support of the Azrieli Foundation.

THE LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD

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Recommended for students in elementary cycles one and two.

Embark with us on the adventures of the Little Red Riding Hood, a courageous, yet rebellious young girl who recklessly sets out to visit her grandmother. This widely known fairy tale, accompanied by the Orchestra, sets musical background to the story… unless the Big Bad Wolf can stop it!

The concert itself will be presented in French. However, the educational guide will be available in French and in English.
Duration : 45 minutes

ARTISTS

Thomas Le Duc-Moreau, Conductor

Jean-Willy Kunz, OSM Organist-in-Residence

Elisabeth Sirois, Author

Charles Dauphinais, Stage Director

Alexandra Sicard, Actress, Little Red Riding Hood

Martine Francke, Actress, Mother

Dominique Côté, Baritone & Actor, Big Bad Wolf

Danièle Panneton, Actress, Grandma

Alexandre Leblanc et Marie-Maxime Ross, Dancers

CONCERT PROGRAMME

RavelLe tombeau de Couperin: Prelude

Prokofiev, Symphony no. 1: Finale

Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4: I. Andante (excerpt)

BizetLa jolie fille de Perth (The Fair Maid of Perth): Suite: “Quand la flamme de l’amour” (excerpt)

Bartók, Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta: III. Adagio (excerpt)

GounodLe Médecin malgré lui (The Mock Doctor): “Qu’ils sont doux” (excerpt)

MessiaenL’Ascension (The Ascension): « Transports de joie » (excerpt)

Rimsky-KorsakovTale of Tsar Saltan, Suite, Op. 57: “Flight of the BumbleBee”

Beethoven, Symphony no. 4: 1st movement

An OSM Production

THE ORCHESTRA IN ALL ITS FORMS!

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Recommended for students in elementary cycles two and three.

Guided by our hosts Isabeau Blanche and Pierre-Louis Renaud, we will delve into the heart of the orchestra and get to know its four families of instruments, its history and some of its secrets! Under the baton of Thomas Le Duc-Moreau who conducts a selection of works by Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven and many others, we will learn how composers took inspiration from the world around them and conveyed their emotions through music. From the Classical symphony to film music, including modern music and program music, we will find out all about this, while having fun with The Orchestra in All Its Forms!

The concert itself will be presented in French. However, the educational guide will be available in French and in English.
Duration: 50 minutes

ARTISTS

Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Thomas Le Duc-Moreau, Conductor

Isabeau Blanche, Actress

Pierre-Louis Renaud, Actor

Martin Gougeon, Author and Stage Director

CONCERT PROGRAMME

Mozart, Symphony no. 25 in G minor: I. Allegro con brio (excerpt)

Rimsky-KorsakovScheherazade: I. Largo e maestoso – Allegro non troppo (excerpts)

Haydn, Symphony no. 1 in D major: I. Presto (excerpt)

Haydn, Symphony no. 39 in G minor: III. Minuet

Beethoven, Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, “Eroica”: III. Scherzo

Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor: IV. Allegro (excerpt)

Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 4 in A major, “Italian”: IV. Saltarello – Presto (excerpts)

RavelMa mère l’Oye (Mother Goose): II. Le petit Poucet (Hop-o’-My-Thumb)

MorelL’étoile noire (excerpt)

WilliamsStar Wars Suite, Main theme

An OSM Production

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