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Ravel Inspirations by Cordâme

Concerts

Ravel Inspirations by Cordâme
01-21-2023 8:00 pm
Spadina Theatre $CA30.00

Event Description

Members: Jean Félix Mailloux, double bass; Marie Neige Lavigne, violin; Sheila Hannigan, cello; Guillaume Martineau, piano; Éveline Grégoire-Rousseau, harp; Mark Nelson, percussions. 

Cordâme is a very dynamic ensemble dedicated to the interpretation of Jean Félix Mailloux's compositions. Formed in Montreal in 2004, Cordâme explores the textures, timbre and sonority specific to strings and creates evocative music, rich in images, which easily transports us into mixed folklore. The ensemble has recorded 6 albums, including Lieux imaginés, winner of an OPUS prize in 2013, and several other finalists for various awards. Cordâme also performed with the Satie Variations tour, became a finalist for the 2018 RIDEAU Tour Award and winner of the 2016-17 Accès culture Award, thus performing more than 55 concerts across Quebec from 2016 to 2018. After exploring the music of Satie and Debussy, Cordâme continues its exploration of French composers with Maurice Ravel. Composer and double bass player, Jean Félix Mailloux, has composed pieces inspired by Ravel's impressionist universe and adapted several of his most famous pieces. At the crossroads of chamber music and jazz, Cordâme's music creates marvelous sound images representing imaginary landscapes of great beauty.

 

Rules:

  • Buy/Book your tickets/RSVP online. No box office on-site!
  • Doors will open only 20 minutes before the event.
  • Doors will be closed 10 minutes after the beginning of the event.
  • Don't bring food and beverages.
  • Enjoy the event!
  • Entrance and exit on Lowther Avenue (theatre door).

Merci and see you soon! 

 

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Event Information

Event Date 01-21-2023 8:00 pm
Individual Price General Admission : 30$
Location Spadina Theatre
Categories Concerts

Venue Information - Spadina Theatre

Created by Hariri Pontarini Architects, the Alliance Française Toronto theatre opened in the spring of 2014. Since then, more than 200 artists and events have been held there all year long, within a warm and intimate atmosphere. This 147-seat auditorium invites you to join us for musical performances of all genres, as well as film screenings, lectures, and stage plays.

Entrance to the theatre is on Lowther Avenue. The doors open 20 minutes prior to the beginning of each event.

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A number of seats have been specifically set aside for people in wheelchairs or for those with disabilities. They are available upon request. Please inform the Alliance Française team upon arriving to the event. Washrooms are accessible.

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