august, 2017

sunday13august11:00A Chorus of Voices!11:00 MAISON SYMPHONIQUE, 1600 rue Saint-Urbain, Montréal (Québec) H2X 0S1

Event Details

This concert programme features a capella works, as well as works with piano or organ accompaniment (without orchestra).

Kent Nagano, chorus master

Ensemble Kô
Tiphaine Legrand, chorus master

Sainte-Anne Singers
Margo Keenan, chorus master

Chœur classique de l’Outaouais
Tiphaine Legrand, chorus master

Chœur du Plateau
Roseline Blain, chorus master

Chœur classique Vaudreuil-Soulanges
Jean-Pascal Hamelin, chorus master

St. Lambert Choral Society
Xavier Brossard-Ménard, chorus master

La Petite Bande de Montréal
Martin Dagenais, chorus master

Jean-Willy Kunz, organ


Works by Beethoven, Benjamin Bolden, Guillaume Boulay, BrahmsByrd, John David, Daniel Elder, José Evangelista, Fauré, Janequin, Norman Dello Joio, François-Hugues Leclair, Mendelssohn, Thomas Morley, Mozart, Poulenc, Randall Thompson and Pierre Villette


To conclude the 6th edition of the Classical Spree in majestic style, the OSM presents a concert with a unique concept! In collaboration with the Alliance chorale du Québec, a select gathering of amateur choirs share the stage and unite their voices in a stirring grand finale of the celebrated “Ode to Joy” from Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony with organ accompaniment, directed by Maestro Nagano.




Thomas Morley, Now is the month of maying (approx. 3 min.)

Clément Janequin, La guerre (approx. 6 min.)

Chœur du Plateau, dir. Roseline Blain


Benjamin Bolden, Tread softly (approx. 3 min.)

Guillaume Boulay, Voix du vent (approx. 2 min.)

John David, You are the new day, arr. Peter Knight (approx. 2 min.)

L’Ensemble vocal Sainte-Anne, dir. Margo Keenan


William Byrd, Ave verum corpus (approx. 3 min.)

François-Hugues Leclair, Enchantements du monde (approx. 7 min.)

Chœur classique de l’Outaouais, dir. Tiphaine Legrand


Mendelssohn, He watching over Israel, excerpt from Elijah, op. 70 (approx. 4 min.)

Beethoven, Glückliche Fahrt, excerpt from Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt, op. 112 (approx. 3 min.)

Chœur classique Vaudreuil-Soulanges, dir. Jean-Pascal Hamelin


Poulenc, Laudamus te, excerpt from Gloria (approx. 3 min.)

Brahms, Geistliches Lied, op. 30 (approx. 5 min.)

St. Lambert Choral Society, dir. Xavier Brossard-Ménard


Daniel Elder, Lullaby (approx. 4 min.)

Randall Thompson, Alleluia (approx. 5 min.)

La Petite Bande de Montréal, dir. Martin Dagenais


José Evangelista, Veles e vents (approx. 2 min.)

François-Hugues Leclair, Nuit / Éveil au seuil d’une fontaine (approx. 5 min.)

Ensemble Kô, dir. Tiphaine Legrand


Pierre Villette, Hymne à la Vierge (approx. 4 min.)

Norman Dello Joio, A Jubilant Song (approx. 7 min.)

OSM Amateur Choir, dir. Andrew Megill


Mozart, Ave verum corpus, K. 618 (approx. 4 min.)

Fauré, Agnus Dei, excerpt from Requiem in D minor, op. 48 (approx. 6 min.)

Beethoven, « Ode à la joie », excerpt from Symphony no. 9 in D major, op. 125

All the chorus, dir. Kent Nagano


Audience Award | Closing concert Spree Classic 2017


An Audience Award will be given to the choir that has won the most success with the audience!
It will consist of a parchment with a check for $ 250.
The public will have opportunity to vote for their favorite choir after the concert. This Audience Award the award-winning choir will to assert the quality of its service to the choral medium and industry professionals.





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(Sunday) 11:00



1600 rue Saint-Urbain, Montréal (Québec) H2X 0S1


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