Twenty five years of innovation and music

For 25 years Ensemble Caprice has been known for the innovative spirit it breaths into baroque repertoire. In addition to their concerts in Montreal, the orchestra undertakes several tours every year – an impressive accomplishment, with dozens of concerts given in Quebec, Canada, USA, Europe, and Asia.

We are pleased to be able to announce the concerts for our 2018-2019 season.

Mark these dates on your calendar.

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Friday, November 30, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Valérie Milot and J.S. Bach: Harp Concertos

Bourgie Concert Hall, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
1339 Sherbrooke St. West
Metro Peel or Guy-Concordia

Valérie Milot, harp

A musical first: Concertos by Bach performed on the harp!
Ensemble Caprice is delighted to present the talented harpist Valérie Milot, who will offer her own arrangements of famous harpsichord concertos. The concert will also feature the premiere performance of a concerto grosso for violin, flute and harp by the Russian born Canadian composer Airat Ichmouratov. Don’t miss this unique sound experience!

Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Bach’s B Minor Mass: 30th Anniversary Concert

Ensemble Caprice in collaboration with the Arte Musica Foundation
and La Petite Bande de Montréal
Bourgie Concert Hall, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
1339 Sherbrooke St. West
Metro Peel or Guy-Concordia

Monika Mauch (soprano), Germany
Ariadne Lih (soprano)
Maude Brunet (mezzo-soprano)
Philippe Gagné (tenor)
Dion Mazerolle (baritone)

Caprice’s 30-year celebration promises to be a musical experience of the highest order with a performance of Bach’s B Minor Mass, a powerful and sublime masterpiece. Could there be any finer way to celebrate our 30thanniversary?

Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. 
Light and Joy – Bach Cantatas
30th Anniversary Concert

In collaboration with the Arte Musica Foundation
Bourgie Concert Hall, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
1339 Sherbrooke St. West
Metro Peel or Guy-Concordia

Alles nur nach Gottes Willen – BWV 72
Bekennen will ich seinen Namen – BWV 200
Erwünschtes Freudenlicht – BWV 184
Gott man lobet dich in der Stille – BWV 120

Ensemble Caprice is honoured to once again – for the 5th consecutive year – take part in the ongoing presentation of the complete cycle of the cantatas of J. S. Bach, a remarkable initiative of the Arte Musica Foundation.

Friday, March 22, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
From the Orient to the Baroque Nomads

A presentation of the Festival de la Voix
Ensemble Caprice in collaboration with OktoEcho
Dorval (Venue to be announced in the Fall of 2018)

Following on the success of Vivaldi and the Baroque Gypsies and Telemann and the Baroque Gypsies, both titles having appeared on the Analekta label, Ensemble Caprice completes the trilogy by adding an oriental touch: Gypsy music performed side by side with pieces from the Oriental Miscellany collection published in Calcutta in 1789.

Ensemble Caprice is honoured to once again take part in the ongoing presentation of the complete cycle of Bach cantatas, a remarkable initiative of the Arte Musica Foundation. This religious festival full of life and hope inspired Bach to produce an extraordinary musical score. The Ascension Oratorio celebrates the sublime prospect of eternal life!

In collaboration with the Arte Musica Foundation, Ensemble Caprice and soloists of the Bach Society of Minnesota

SUNDAY APRIL 29, 2018 AT 2 PM
BOURGIE CONCERT HALL OF THE MONTREAL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS
1339 SHERBROOKE ST. WEST
MONTREAL, QUEBEC

Ensemble Caprice will be the guest of the St-Andrew & St-Paul church choir on march 30th under the direction of Jean-Sébastien Vallée!

FRIDAY MARCH 30TH, 2018 AT 7:30 PM
3415 REDPATH STREET,
MONTREAL, QUEBEC

Ensemble Caprice take its Ilove Baroque! concert on tour in the USA from March 11 to March 17.

ILOVE BAROQUE

SUNDAY, MARCH 11, 2018 AT 3:00 P.M.
TANQUE VERDE LUTHERAN CHURCH
8625 EST CHEMIN TANQUE VERDE
TUCSON, ARIZONA, ÉTATS-UNIS


WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14, 2018 AT 12:00 NOON 
« ARTS AT NOON » CONCERT SERIES
COOK-DEWITT CENTRE
ALLENDALE CAMPUS
UNIVERSITÉ GRAND VALLEY
ALLENDALE, MICHIGAN, ÉTATS-UNIS

Arts at noon concert serie

THURSDAY, MARCH 15, 2018
SAINT JOHN’S ON THE LAKE
1840, NORTH PROSPECT AVENUE
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, ÉTATS-UNIS

SATURDAY, MARCH 17, 2018 AT 5:00 P.M.
« EARLY MUSIC NOW » CONCERT SERIES
UWM ZELAZO CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
2419 EST BOULEVARD KENWOOD
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, ÉTATS-UNIS

Early Music Now

IN COLLABORATION WITH OKTOÉCHO
SATURDAY JANUARY 20TH, 2018 AT 8 PM
BOURGIE CONCERT HALL, MONTREAL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS
1339 SHERBROOKE STREET WEST
MONTREAL, QUEBEC

Indeed, following on the successes of Vivaldi and the Gypsies and Telemann and the Gypsies, recorded on the Analekta label, Caprice now completes the trilogy, adding an oriental touch to the series by placing Gypsy music side by side with The Oriental Miscellany collection published in Calcutta in 1789. The concert will be presented at Bourgie Concert Hall of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts on January 20, 2018, in colalboration with Ensemble OktoÉcho.