Sunday, November 10, 20193:00 pm
Works by Boudreau, Evangelista, Makdissi-Warren and Tremblay.
On Sunday November 10 at 3:00 pm at the Cinquième Salle, the Ensemble SMCQ and the 8 musicians from Toronto’s Evergreen Club Contemporary Gamelan, joined by musicians from Oktoécho will give a performance as part of the Arab World Festival of Montréal. The concert will add Middle Eastern colours to Indonesian hues, characteristic of the gamelan.
On this occasion Katia Makdissi-Warren and composer Gabriel Evangelista will unveil all-new works for gamelan and Middle Eastern instruments, while two works for gamelan and western instruments from the wide Quebec contemporary repertoire will also be presented
- L’arbre de Borobudur (1994), 22:00gamelan, waves, 2 horns, 2 harps, 2 percussions and double bass
- Le Matin des magiciens (1996), 15:00Javanese gamelan (eight percussionists) and 7 Western instruments (horn, ondes Martenot, double bass, two harps, two percussions)
- Premieregamelan, oud, kanun, nay and solo singer
- PremiereSudanese gamelan, oud, kanun and nay
Coproduction SMCQ, Oktoécho et Evergreen, dans le cadre du Festival du monde arabe