Sienna Dahlen sings her Ice Age Paradise

Sienna Dahlen sings her Ice Age Paradise

September 10
8:00 pm
This concert will mark the release of Juno award-winning vocalist, Sienna Dahlen’s new album “Ice Age Paradise”, a luscious collection of original chamber folk and jazz-influenced music.
Céleste Lévis in concert!

Céleste Lévis in concert!

September 22
8:00 pm
Le Centre Francophone, Francophonie en Fête and Alliance Française are pleased to present this exceptional artist with the charming voice who won the 2016 Réseau Ontario Coup de Foudre award!
Tribute to Dexter Gordon: Our man in Paris

Tribute to Dexter Gordon: Our man in Paris

September 30
8:00 pm
Allan Gorman is a performer and an educator in the Toronto music community. He grew up in northern Ontario and that experience has been an important influence throughout his life.
Sonates Françaises à la Belle Epoque

Sonates Françaises à la Belle Epoque

October 21
8:00 pm
Music of Maurice Ravel and Albéric Magnard.The involvement of the two composers in the global conflict was very different. Ravel, a pacifist sensitive to the ideas of Jean Jaurès, tried to join the war effort despite being refused by the military authorities.
Socalled's "The Golem"

Socalled's "The Golem"

October 29
8:00 pm
Just in time for Halloween, Montreal's Socalled will present a live soundtrack to the 1915 silent horror film version of "the Golem" written and directed by Paul Wegener and Henrik Galeen. Based on an ancient Jewish myth set in Prague, Socalled developed a live soundtrack to the film some ten years ago in that very city, where his grandmother's family was from.
Mélanie Brulée & Pandaléon in concert !

Mélanie Brulée & Pandaléon in concert !

November 5
8:00 pm
Certainly the most inventive group on Canada’s French music scene, this trio, with its abstract musical universe, simultaneously ambient and vibrant, is a must-see.
Generating Electro - Martin Messier and Myriam Bleau

Generating Electro - Martin Messier and Myriam Bleau

November 11
8:00 pm
This performance, co-presented with New Adventures in Sound Art, will feature two rising Quebecois media artists.
The Aroma of France and Korea

The Aroma of France and Korea

November 25
7:00 pm
“The Aroma of France and Korea” is a chamber music concert, focused on works for flute, clarinet, piano and vocal. The programme includes various French composers' classical music, Korean-Canadian composer and the Toronto Messiaen Ensemble (TME)'s artistic director, Gideon Gee-Bum Kim’s new work based on a Korean folk tune, and Kim's two arrangements of French and Korean popular songs such as "Hymne a l'amour" and "Magic Castle".
A Tribute to Miriam Makeba

A Tribute to Miriam Makeba

December 3
9:00 pm
The daughter of the legendary South-African jazz singer Thandie Klaasen, Lorraine is one of the last artists to preserve the classic sound of Township Music.
Yesterday and today, a recital of the songs and music of New France

Yesterday and today, a recital of the songs and music of New France

January 20
8:00 pm
This concert will cover an important period in the history of French song in Canada,including all the provinces and all the varieties of French spoken in the country.
"A chantar": Medieval songs of Courtly Love

"A chantar": Medieval songs of Courtly Love

January 28
8:00 pm
Canadian ethnomusicologist and musician Judith Cohen, who specializes in medieval and traditional music, will bring you into the universe of the music of the Middle Ages, exploring all facets of this tradition of Courtly Love which governed the delicate and complex relationships between the men and women of the period
La trace de Satyr

La trace de Satyr

February 3
8:00 pm
An evening combining poetry and classical and jazz improvisation
Concert of Malian music with Diely Mori Tounkara

Concert of Malian music with Diely Mori Tounkara

February 11
9:00 pm
Born into a large family of Malian griots, Diely Mori Tounkara followed in the footsteps of his musician father
The work and ideas of Pierre Schaeffer

The work and ideas of Pierre Schaeffer

March 3
8:00 pm
Pierre Schaeffer was an important figure in building the foundation for the development of electroacoustic music in Canada.
Concert of Gnawa music with the group: Marocouleurs

Concert of Gnawa music with the group: Marocouleurs

March 18
9:00 pm
Directed by Fath Allah Laghrizmi, this group brings together talented musicians, including Khalil Abou Abdelmajid, who heads the group Bambara Trans.
Mehdi Cayenne in concert !

Mehdi Cayenne in concert !

March 25
8:00 pm
Atypical artist with an inconceivable charisma, Mehdi Cayenne Club keeps marching to the rythm of his strange and charming drum. With two abums ("Luminata" in 2011 and "NA NA BOO BOO" in 2013), he crafts bilingual songs that effortlessly fuse singer - songwriter immediacy, worldly sensibilities and a post-punk terseness.
//POSTPONED// Tango ! Music and dance show

//POSTPONED// Tango ! Music and dance show

March 31
8:00 pm
Tango ! Music and dance show
Concert of South African Music with Nhapitapi Mbira

Concert of South African Music with Nhapitapi Mbira

April 22
9:00 pm
An outstanding group of musicians, Nhapitapi specializes in the mbira (thumb piano), a traditional instrument of Zimbabwe
Jayme Stone’s Folklife

Jayme Stone’s Folklife

April 28
8:00 pm
Four of North America's most distinguished roots musicians pay tribute to pioneer folklorist Alan Lomax by reviving powerful songs from his collection of field recordings
Etienne Brûlé: a rock opera!

Etienne Brûlé: a rock opera!

April 29
7:00 pm
In 2013, the students of Paul Vaillant-Couturier College in France discovered Étienne Brûlé, born in their city.
Portraits of Georgian Bay

Portraits of Georgian Bay

May 5
8:00 pm
A concert featuring original music by young composers of the province, evocative of Canada’s wide-open spaces, and in particular, the beauty of Ontario
Italian fervour in London

Italian fervour in London

May 12
8:00 pm
Many were the foreign musicians who came to London at the end of the 17th century to try their luck
Belleville, les petits nouveaux from Paris to Toronto

Belleville, les petits nouveaux from Paris to Toronto

June 10
8:00 pm
Frànçois and the Atlas Mountains

Frànçois and the Atlas Mountains

June 15
8:00 pm
In the time since 2014’s Piano Ombre, Frànçois Marry rediscovered his adolescent passion for the power of grunge. This energy he “lost on the way”, in his own words, resurfaced on two occasions.
Fishbach in concert !

Fishbach in concert !

June 19
8:00 pm
It had been a while since we’d witnessed so astounding a take off for an artist: Fishbach, age 25, has her name on everyone’s lips, fascinating and troubling all who come across her. Revealed in France only just a year ago, the young singer’s voice is one of surprise and sensuality which instantly sets itself apart from the norm.