Alter ego

Description

Quasar, comes together for an evening with its Swiss counterpart, the Arte Quartet. The two ensembles share artistic tastes, concerns, and enthusiasm, topped by a unique passion for contemporary saxophone repertoire. A meeting of virtuosos.

This concert is broadcasted by Radio-Canada (production: Laurent Major).

A Quasar production in co-production with the Société de musique contemporaine du Québec and in partnership with the Consulat général des Pays-Bas, Artephilia Stiftung (Switzerland) and the Consulat suisse à Montréal.

Program

Electroshocks

(for eight saxophones and tape; dir. Walter Boudreau)

Entre deux

(premiere, for eight saxophones; dir. Walter Boudreau)
(premiere, for saxophone quartet : Quasar)
(for saxophone quartet: Arte)
(for eight saxophones; dir. Walter Boudreau)
(for eight saxophones)

Salle Pierre-Mercure

300 Maisonneuve Blvd E
Montreal QC
Canada