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RECENT CONCERTS

  • Crossed views

    The Molinari Quartet is very proud to present the world premiere of Le grand rétro, the first string quartet by its violinist Antoine Bareil. Inspired by his numerous musical experiences and his prolific imagination, Bareil’s Le grand rétro outlines a musical path throughout different styles. Th…

    20 May @ 19:3021:00
  • Dialogue on the Plateau : Crossed views

    In preparation to the May 20 concert, the musicians invite you to a musical workshop in order to discover the works that will be played during that concert. The Quartet will play excerpts of the works and the public is invited to discuss with the composers Antoine Bareil and Christopher Goddard abou…

    15 May @ 14:0015:30
  • Oboe quintets – Ensembles en résidence series

    Oboist Vincent Boilard of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, joins the Molinari Quartet for a concert of quintets for oboe and string quartet. The four works to be heard are by Canadian composers. This concert is part of the series « Ensembles en résidence » of the Montreal Conservatory of Music.

    18 March @ 19:3021:00
  • Winners’ Concert of the 8th International Composition Competition

    Ce concert propose les quatre oeuvres gagnantes du 8e Concours international de composition du Quatuor Molinari. Sélectionnées parmi les 115 partitions reçues de 33 pays, les oeuvres inédites seront créées lors de ce concert.

    25 February @ 19:3021:30
  • Dialogue sur le Plateau : Lauréats du 8e Concours international de composition

    Venez rencontrer et discuter avec les quatre lauréats du 8e Concours international de composition du Quatuor Molinari. Les gagnants, venus d’Allemagne, d’Italie et du Mexique sont à Montréal pour travailler leur oeuvre avec les musiciens du Quatuor avant le concert du 25 février.

    22 February @ 19:3021:00
  • Folkloric Influences

    East European music is often influenced by regional folk music. Bartók and Janáček’s string quartets are good examples of this folk influence with their dancing momentum. The musicians will also perfom Italian composer Giacinto Scelsi’s String Trio.

    10/12/2021 @ 19:3021:00
  • Dialogue on the Plateau Folkloric Influences

    East European music is often influenced by regional folk music. Bartók and Janáček’s string quartets are good examples of this folk influence with their dancing momentum. The musicians will also perfom Italian composer Giacinto Scelsi’s String Trio. This work will be recorded shortly to compl…

    05/12/2021 @ 14:0015:30
  • Les corps avalés

    Based on the strong links of contemporary dance and classical music, performed by the Molinari Quartet, Les corps avalés is a moving human odyssey where the sensitive intelligence and the great musicality of choreographer Virginie Brunelle is spotlighted. The Molinari Quartet performs excerpts of q…

    01/12/2021 @ 20:0021:30
  • A Tribute to R. Murray Schafer

    On Friday October 15 at 7 :30 pm, the Molinari Quartet will pay tribute to the late R. Murray Schafer at the Montreal Conservatory. The musicians will perform 4 of the 5 string quartets Schafer wrote for the Molinari. You will hear the incredible Quartet no.7 with soprano obligato, with the wonderfu…

    15/10/2021 @ 19:3021:30
  • Dialogue on the Plateau : Tribute to R. Murray Schafer

    This workshop enables the public to familiarize itself with the quartet repertoire by direct exchanges with the musicians. The Quartet plays excerpts, comments and analyses the works and gives historical and musical references. This Dialogue will discuss the works that will be performed on October 1…

    10/10/2021 @ 14:0015:30
  • Concert intime : En toute liberté!

    Other than the Quatuor III by André Boucourechliev and Quatuor (1997) by Otto Joachim, the Molinari Quartet will perform Kelly-Marie Murphy’s energetic Oblique Light. With a special thought for R. Murray Schafer, who passed away in August 2021, the musicians will end the concert with his 13th qua…

    03/10/2021 @ 16:0017:30
  • Concert intime : En toute liberté !

    En toute liberté! features two works that use the controlled aleatory technique. Even though all the notes and rhythms are precisely marked, Boucourechliev and Joachim’s quartets give the musicians a certain freedom. These works are unique because they are always a little different at each perfor…

    03/10/2021 @ 13:0014:30
  • Explosion sonore!

    Three works from Québec composers with three very different aesthetics will be heard during this concert.

    28/09/2021 @ 20:0021:30
  • Concert intime Intimate concert ; Music from Québec

    Three works from Québec composers with three very different aesthetics will be heard during this concert. You will follow the dramatic life of the Cuban poet Reinaldo Arenas in Avant la nuit, Quartet no.1 by Éric Champagne, then hear the delicacy and the subtle colours of Keiko Devaux’s Dust wit…

    19/09/2021 @ 16:0017:30
  • Concert intime Intimate concert ; Music from Québec

    Three works from Québec composers with three very different aesthetics will be heard during this concert. You will follow the dramatic life of the Cuban poet Reinaldo Arenas in Avant la nuit, Quartet no.1 by Éric Champagne, then hear the delicacy and the subtils colours of Keiko Devaux’s Dust wi…

    19/09/2021 @ 13:0014:30
  • Women Today

    This live broadcast from the Montreal Conservatory’s Concert hall, features a concert of works by women composers. Three Canadian works and two from Europe. The music of these women is filled with strength, imagination, colour, textures and even staging. We invite you to discover 5 great quart…

    12/02/2021 @ 19:3021:00
  • Camille Claudel: Into the Fire

    A multimedia concert associating photographs with visual works in an original video design about the exceptional sculptress Camille Claudel and the role of women creators in art history. With projections on a large screen. Works by Jake Heggie, Claude Debussy and Germaine Tailleferre.

    18/11/2020 @ 19:3021:00
  • Camille Claudel: Into the Fire

    A multimedia concert associating photographs with visual works in an original video design about the exceptional sculptress Camille Claudel and the role of women creators in art history. With projections on a large screen. Works by Jake Heggie, Claude Debussy and Germaine Tailleferre.

    17/11/2020 @ 19:3021:00
  • Intimate concert: Music from Quebec

    The Molinari Quartet presents four works by four different Quebec composers. Otto Joachim : Quatuor (1997) Jean Papineau-Couture : Quartet no 2 Samy Moussa : String Quartet François Morel : Quartet no 1

    15/11/2020 @ 16:0017:30
  • Intimate concert: Music from Quebec

    The Molinari Quartet presents four works by four different Quebec composers. Otto Joachim : Quartet (1997) Jean Papineau-Couture : Quartet no 2 Samy Moussa : String Quartet François Morel : Quartet no 1

    15/11/2020 @ 13:0014:30
  • The Quartet According to Glass, part 2

    The Quartet According to Glass, part 2 The Molinari Quartet presents the second of two concerts featuring the string quartets by celebrated American minimalist composer Philip Glass. Philip Glass : Quartets nos 5 , 6 and 7

    25/10/2020 @ 19:3021:00
  • Intimate concert: The Quartet According to Glass, part 2

    The Quartet According to Glass, part 2 Philip Glass : Quartets nos 5 to 7, Bent The Molinari Quartet presents the second of two concerts featuring the string quartets by celebrated American minimalist composer Philip Glass.

    25/10/2020 @ 16:0017:30
  • Intimate concert: The Quartet According to Glass, part 2

    The Quartet According to Glass, part 2 Philip Glass : Quartets nos 5 to 7, Bent The Molinari Quartet presents the second of two concerts featuring the string quartets by celebrated American minimalist composer Philip Glass.

    25/10/2020 @ 13:0014:30
  • Intimate concert : Music from Poland

    With this concert, the Molinari Quartet pays tribute to three of the most important Polish composers of the 20th century, Lutoslawski, Penderecki and Górecki.

    04/10/2020 @ 19:3021:00
  • Intimate concert: Music from Poland

    With this concert, the Molinari Quartet pays tribute to three of the most important Polish composers of the 20th century, Lutoslawski, Penderecki and Górecki. Witold Lutoslawski : Quartet (1964) Krzysztof Penderecki : Quartet no 3 Henryk Górecki : Quartet no 1

    04/10/2020 @ 16:0017:30
  • Intimate concert: Musique from Poland

    With this concert, the Molinari Quartet pays tribute to three of the most important Polish composers of the 20th century, Lutoslawski, Penderecki and Górecki. Witold Lutoslawski : Quartet (1964) Krzysztof Penderecki : Quartet no 3 Henryk Górecki : Quartet no 1

    04/10/2020 @ 13:0014:30
  • Intimate concert : The Quartet According to Glass, part 1

    The Quartet according to Glass, part 1 Philip Glass : Quartets nos 1 to 4 The Molinari Quartet presents the first of two concerts featuring the string quartets by celebrated American minimalist composer Philip Glass.

    13/09/2020 @ 19:3021:00
  • Intimate concerts : The Quartet According to Glass, part 1

    The Quartet according to Glass, part 1 Philip Glass : Quartets nos 1 to 4 The Molinari Quartet presents the first of two concerts featuring the string quartets by celebrated American minimalist composer Philip Glass.   The concert will be given without an intermission. The audience is limited…

    13/09/2020 @ 16:0017:30
  • The Quartet According to Glass, part 1

    The Quartet according to Glass, part 1 Philip Glass : Quartets nos 1 to 4 The Molinari Quartet presents the first of two concerts featuring the string quartets by celebrated American minimalist composer Philip Glass.   The concert will be given without an intermission. The audience is limited…

    13/09/2020 @ 13:0014:30
  • Sounds of Water Concert

    The Molinari Quartet performs at H2O Day organized by Le Vivier. During the 5:30 pm concert, the Quartet will play R. Murray Schafer’s String Quartet no.2 “Waves”

    12/09/2020 @ 17:30