"Baroque, still!"

Admission is free for all children 12 years and under that are accompanied by an adult.

The program is subject to change without notice.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

8:00 p.m. - Sainte-Cécile Church, Petite-Rivière-de-l’Île

"Inaugural concert of the new Bach harpsichord"
Instrument built especially for the Festival by Yves Beaupré (2013) copied after a 1719 German harpsichord by Michael Mietke.

Works by Couperin, Bach, Rameau and Blavet that will showcase the beautiful sounds and the versatility of the new instrument!

Luc Beauséjour, harpsichord
Grégoire Jeay, baroque flute
Amanda Keesmaat, cello

Friday, July 26, 2013

8:00 p.m. - Sainte-Cécile Church, Petite-Rivière-de-l’Île

An evening of colorful 18th century Italian music, where passion carry us from stormy winds to gentle breezes.

Instrumental and vocal music by Vivaldi, Handel, Corelli and Scarlatti

Ensemble "Les Songes":
Mélisande McNabney, harpsichord and musical direction
Samantha Louis-Jean, soprano
Tanya LaPerrière, violin
Liv Heym, violin
Amanda Keesmaat, cello

Saturday, July 27, 2013

8:00 p.m. - Sainte-Cécile Church, Petite-Rivière-de-l’Île

"Praise the Eternal!"
A concert of sacred choral music featuring some of the masterworks of the baroque era, including two motets by the great Johann Sebastian Bach.

Works by Bach, Pachelbel and Leonarda

La Mission Saint-Charles Choir, under the direction of Monique Richard
Mélisande McNabney, organ
Amanda Keesmaat, cello
Nicolas Lessard, double bass


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