2020-2021 Season


  • 5 musical programs lasting 1h00, no intermission
  • 1 concert at the salle Claude-Champagne of the Université de Montréal - Saturday January 9, 2021 at 4PM and Sunday January 10, 2021 at 2PM
  • 4 concerts at the Bourgie Hall of the MMFA
  • Serie in presence availbale for subscribers only
  • 5 concerts recorded and available for online viewing, after the presentation
  • 1 concert Opera-Special Presentation presented at Festival Classica 2021



  • The venue respect social distancing
  • Musicians on stage respect social distancing, as well
  • Several acesses
  • Face coverage is mandatory for the public and employees.
  • Please refer to the Bourgie Hall's Guidelines for audience members



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François Couperin : Les Nations

Arion Baroque Orchestra in a lineup of 8 musicians led by Tanya LaPerrière starts off on a musical Grand Tour of Europe, with stopovers in France, Spain, Italy, and Germany.   Available online only, until December 3, 2020. More details

Friday, November 06, 2020

Online only, until December 3, 2020

Corelli, Muffat et Handel: Intimate Conversations

Arion Baroque Orchestra in a lineup of 11 musicians led by Noémy Gagnon-Lafrenais explores the rich and stimulating world of the concerto grosso, that conversational musical genre whose masters were Corelli, Handel, and Georg Muffat.     Available online only, ...

Friday, November 06, 2020

Online only, until December 3, 2020

Music for the King's suppers

Arion Baroque Orchestra in its full lineup of 27 musicians conducted by Mathieu Lussier will perform some of the greatest French orchestral works that accompanied the king’s suppers throughout the Age of Enlightenment. A most brilliant, virtuosic, and colorful offering! &...

Guest conductor : Mathieu Lussier

Saturday, January 09, 2021 to Sunday, January 10, 2021

Salle Claude-Champagne de l'Université de Montréal

The Bachs at Cafe Zimmermann

Arion in orchestral formation will perform works by members of the Bach family, led by the codirectors of the French ensemble Café Zimmermann, the harpsichordist Céline Frisch and the violinist Pablo Valetti.     Also available online More details

Friday, March 05, 2021 to Sunday, March 07, 2021

Salle Bourgie du Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal

Imaginary Concertos

The musicians of Arion Baroque Orchestra will each, for the moment of a movement, become a soloist to create 6 imaginary concertos, directed by Mathieu Lussier. 18 musicians, 18 vignettes assembled into a novel and enticing musical patchwork!     Also available online ...

Guest conductor : Mathieu Lussier

Friday, April 30, 2021 to Sunday, May 02, 2021

Salle Bourgie du Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal

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