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.
Montreal Baroque Festival 2017
Monteverdi, Vespro della Beata Vergine
Thursday June 22nd, 2017 at 7 pm
Ensemble Caprice is honoured to be able to perform Monteverdi’s Vespers during the Montreal Baroque Festival. 2017 marks the 450th anniversary of the great master and opera composer. Ensemble Caprice and the Montreal Baroque Festival did not want to miss the opportunity of celebrating this important anniversary!
Wednesday, May 10th at 8 p.m.
Pollack Hall, 555 Sherbrooke St. West
In collaboration with the Montreal Chamber Music Festival
The renowned German baritone Michael Volle, who is currently singing the title role in the Metropolitan Opera’s production of Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman, will make a stop in Montreal between two performances, just long enough to sing with Ensemble Caprice!
Don’t miss this extraordinary event!
Casanova is an original concept by Caprice which M. Volle found impossible to resist! The production will feature music by Mozart, Gluck and Vivaldi and dialogues recounting scenes from the life of the world’s most famous seducer.
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On April 14th, 2017 at 7:30 p.m., we invite you to come experience one of the greatest works of the classical repertoire, the incomparable Requiem by W. A. Mozart, and, in addition, his Mass in C Minor. For this occasion, Ensemble Caprice will be the guest of the Choir of St-Andrew and St-Paul under the baton of Jean-Sébastien Vallée. The church is located at 3415 Redpath, Montreal.
The Ensemble is pleased to announce that it has been invited to give concerts in Columbia, Mexico and Ecuador.
Friday, March 24th, 2017 – Bogotá, Colombia
Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 – Puebla, Mexico
Friday, March 31st, 2017 – Oaxaca, Mexico
Sunday, April 2nd, 2017 – Mexico City, Mexico
Monday, April 3rd, 2017 – Quito, Ecuador
Tuesday, April 4th, 2017– Quito, Ecuador
Don’t hesitate any longer, we have the perfect Valentine’s gift. Purchase tickets for this concert now. Indeed, Casanova is coming to Montreal on Wednesday, May 10th at 8:00 p.m. in Pollack Hall! Don’t miss this opportunity to see and hear the renowned German baritone Michael Volle in a programme devoted entirely to Casanova. Mr. Volle performs in the world’s most prestigious concert halls and was recently crowned Performer of the Year by the Paris Opera.
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