Thursday, February 21, 20197:30 pm
- In person
Works by Gonneville, Laporte, Ligeti and Moussa.
Kick-off the festival featuring the SMCQ Ensemble, Quasar Saxophone Quartet and organist Jean-Willy Kunz with HoMa, a major work by composer Michel Gonneville for 24 brass instruments, 5 percussions and 1 great organ. This one is going to be preceded by two works for wind instruments dispersed on both sides of this “wide space” plus a major contemporary music “classic” for organ.
Arrive by 6:30 pm to experience sound spatialization with our musical guides! [Peggy Niloff, translation and adaptation]
Jean-Willy Kunz, organ
Quasar, saxophone quartet
Walter Boudreau, conductor
Samy Moussa, conductor
- Stasis (2018), 18:008 spatialized French horns and gongs
- Incantation (2011), 15:004 “trompes-sax”
- Étude no 1 (Harmonies) (1967)organ
- HoMa (2007), 30:0024 wind instruments, 5 percussions and pipe organ
A Société de musique contemporaine du Québec (SMCQ) production.