Telemann in Paris

Concert date

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 19:30
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 16:00
Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 14:00
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Guest conductor : Mathieu Lussier, Chef et codirecteur artistique

When in the fall of 1737, Paris welcomed Telemann for an eight-month stay, the city was bustling more than anywhere else in Europe with musical activities and aesthetic rivalries. What better stimulation then for the German guest and his French hosts, for whom national styles were either clashing or mingling. This is the bountiful source tapped by Arion’s new Artistic Director Mathieu Lussier, who will conduct a program teeming with rich orchestral colours, with prominent touches of winds and the virtuosic recorder of Vincent Lauzer. 

Concert program

François Francoeur 
(1698-1787)

Ouverture des symphonies pour le compte d’Artois

Jacques-Christophe Naudot 
(1690-1762)

Concerto in minor op.11 no.5 for flute and strings

Jean-Marie Leclair 
(1697-1764)

Excerpt of the opera Scylla et Glaucus (overture)

Georg Philip Telemann
(1681-1767)

Concerto in F Major for recorder and bassoon

 

Intermission

François Colin de Blamont
(1690-1760)

Symphonies pour les fêtes grecques et romaines
Ouverture, sarabande et Chaconne 

Georg Philip Telemann
(1681-1767)

Concerto for recorder in C Major
           Allegretto, Allegro, Andante, Tempo di menuet

Jean-Féry Rebel
(1666-1747)

La Fantaisie
Grave, Chaconne, Loure, Tambourin, Chaconne 

Guest Artist(s)

Mathieu Lussier

Mathieu Lussier

Chef associé de l’orchestre de chambre les Violons du Roy de 2012 à 2018, Mathieu Lussier a dirigé cet ensemble au Canada, au Mexique, au Brésil et aux États-Unis, collaborant avec des artistes comme Marc-André Hamelin, Alexandre Tharaud, Jer...

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Vincent Lauzer

Vincent Lauzer

Breakthrough Artist of the Year (2012 Opus Awards), Vincent Lauzer graduated from McGill University, where he studied with Matthias Maute. He has won several first prizes in regional and provincial competitions including six 1st p...

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Videos

CHEF INVITÉ MATHIEU LUSSIER

TELEMANN A PARIS

Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto pour flûte à bec RV 443

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