Past Concerts

Baroque Diamonds

South American concert tour
Friday March 24th, 2017 at 7 pm
Iglesia Nuestra Señora de las Aguas
Aguas, Bogotá, Colombia

iLove Baroque

Saturday March 4th, 2017 at 3:30 pm
The Academy of Early Music
Michigan’s Presenter of early Classical Music

iLove Baroque

Saturday March 4th, 2017 at 8 pm
The Academy of Early Music
Michigan’s Presenter of Early Classical Music
St-Andrew’s Episcopal Church
306 N. Division Street, Ann Abor, Michigan, USA

iLove Baroque

Friday March 3rd, 2017 at 8 pm
The Academy of Early Music
Michigan’s presenter of Early Classical Music
Congregational Church of Birmingham
1000 Cranbrook Road, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA

J.S. Bach: Cantatas with the colours of the winds

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Sunday, February 26th, 2017 at 2 pm
Bourgie Concert Hall, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
1330 Sherbrooke Street West
In collaboration with the Arte Musica Foundation

Matthias Maute, Conductor
Hélène Brunet, soprano
Maude Brunet, mezzo-soprano
Philippe Gagné, tenor
Clayton Kennedy, baritone

Ensemble Caprice is delighted to once again be a part of Arte Musica Foundation’s epic undertaking of presenting the complete cycle of Bach cantatas. This programme will feature the cantatas BWV 25, 46, 23, and 127. The Cantor of Leipzig was a master at painting orchestral colours, and this performance will provide an incomparable instrumental bouquet: recorders, trombones, trumpet, slide horn, oboe, oboe d’amore and strings all make for a sumptuous musical feast!

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iLove Baroque

Friday February 17th, 2016 at 8 pm
Friday Evening Concerts
McMaster University
Faculty of Humanities
West Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

iLove Baroque

Thursday, February 16th, 2017 at 8 pm
Aramusique
Concert Serie “Les grands concerts”
Purification Church
445 Notre-Dame Street, Repentigny, Quebec

iLove Baroque

Friday February 10th, 2017 at 8 pm
Musique chez nous
Bishop’s University
Bandeen Hall
Historic Centre of the Bishop’s University Campus

The Devil’s Trill – Art Crush meets Caprice

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Saturday, January 21st, 2017 at 8 pm
Bourgie Concert Hall
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
1339 Sherbrooke Street West

Musical direction:
Matthias Maute and Marc Djokic

When violinist Marc Djokic and visual artists and dancers of Art Crush join forces with Ensemble Caprice, be prepared to expect the unexpected! The programme will include the famous Devil’s Trill by Tartini, concertos by Vivaldi and the premiere performance of a new noncerto composition by M. Maute – all enhanced by a sweeping range of colours and movements.

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Concerts Noncerto

Christmas around the world

Saturday December 17th, 2016 at 7:30 pm
Algoma Conservatory Concerts
75 Huro Street, Sault Ste.Marie, Ontario, Canada

The virtuoso recorder

Friday December 9th, 2016 at 8 pm
Lyme Regis Festival
Victorian House
Lyme Regis, England

Brandeburg Concertos

Tuesday November 29th, 2016 at 7:30 pm
The Artistic directors of Ensemble Caprice are featured guest artists by McGill Chamber Orchestra
Christ Church Cathedral
635 Ste-Catherine West, Montreal, Quebec

iLove Baroque

Sunday November 27th, 2016 at 3 pm
Les promotions du grand Châteauguay
Église Saint-Joachim de Châteauguay
1 boulevard d’Youville, Châteauguay, Quebec

Gloria!

Sacred music and a concerto by Antonio Vivaldi
Saturday November 26th 2016 at 7:30 pm
Ensemble Caprice is invited by Philharmontreal, the UQAM Choir and the Maison de la culture Rosemont – La Petite Patrie
Musical Direction:  Pascal Côté and Matthias Maute
St-Édouard Church
450 Beaubien Street East
Montreal, Quebec

J.S. Bach on a Grand Scale

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Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 8:00 pm
Bourgie Concert Hall, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
1339 Sherbrooke Street West
This concert by Ensemble Caprice is part of the Montreal Bach Festival

Agnes Zsigovics, soprano
Dion Mazerolle, baritone
Musical direction, Matthias Maute

Johann Sebastian Bach, an undisputed master, is recognized as being one of the greatest musical geniuses of all times; his profoundly moving music has mesmerized audiences for over 250 years. This programme will feature a performance of the Italian Concerto as arranged for recorder and strings by Matthias Maute, the 3rd and 4th Orchestral Suites and Cantata BWV 152 Kantate Tritt auf die Glaubensbahn.

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Festival Bach Montreal

Coronation Anthems

Sunday November 20th, 2016 at 3 pm
Musica Orbium invites Ensemble Caprice
St-Pierre-Apôtre Church
1201 de la Visitation Street, Montreal, Quebec

Coronation Anthems

Saturday November 19th, 2016 at 7:30 pm
Musica Orbium invites Ensemble Caprice
St-Pierre-Apôtre Church
1201 de la Visitation street, Montreal, Quebec

Mississippi

Sunday November 13th, 2016 at 4:30 pm
Chapel Veitskapelle Mühlhausen
Meierbert 16, Stuttgart, Germany

Mississippi

Saturday November 12th, 2016 at 8 pm
Church Christuskirche Radolfzell
Brühlstrasse 5A, Radolfzell am Bondensee, Germany

Mississippi

Thursday November 10th, 2016 at 8 pm
Stauffenberg-Schloss Lautlingen
Am Schloss 1, Albstadt, Germany

iLove Music

Wednesday September 14th, 2016 at 6 pm
Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur
110 Sherbrooke East, Montreal, Quebec

A Due

Saturday September 10th, 2016 at 8 pm
Kyuquot Sound Festival
Kyuquot, British-Columbia, Canada

A Due

Friday September 9th, 2016 at 8 pm
Kyuquot Recorder Festival
Kyuquot, British-Columbia, Canada

A Due

Thursday September 8th, 2016 at 8 pm
Kyuquot Recorder Festival
Kyuquot, British-Columbia, Canada

Sound the trumpet!

Thursday July 21st 2016 at 7 pm
Ensemble Caprice’s artistic directors are guests of
Montana Baroque Festival
Paradise, Montana, USA

Birds, bells and the other LaMotte

Wednesday July 20th 2016 at 7 pm
Ensemble Caprice’s Artistic directors are guests of
Montana Baroque Festival
Paradise, Montana, USA

Our Monica

Tuesday July 19th 2016 at 7 pm
Ensemble Caprice’s artistic directors are guests of
Montana Baroque Festival
Paradise, Montana, USA

La grande Gigue

Friday June 24th 2016 at 7 pm
Ensemble Caprice and the Metis Fiddler Quartet
Festival Montreal Baroque
Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel
400 Saint-Paul Street East’ Montreal, Quebec

La grande gigue

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Wednesday June 22nd 2016 at 8 pm
Ensemble Caprice with the Metis Fiddler Quartet
Maison Trestler
85 Chemin de la Commune, Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec
514-523-3611

Vivaldi, Bach and cie – iLove Baroque

Saturday June 11th 2016 at 8 pm
Sainte-Élisabeth of North Hatley Church
3115 Cappelton Street, North Hatley, Quebec
819-842-1072

The four seasons of Buenos Aires

Saturday June 4th 2016 at 7:30 pm
Festival Classica
Paroisse catholique de Saint-Lambert
41 Lorne Ave., Saint-Lambert, Quebec

iLove Baroque

Sunday May 29th 2016 at 3:30 pm
Festival Classica
Victoria Hall
4626 Sherbrooke Street West, Westmount, Quebec

Meet in Beijing

Thursday April 28th 2016 at 8 pm
The Ottawa Bach Choir invites Ensemble Caprice conducted by Lisette Canton
Beijing Concert Hall
Beijing, China

Meet in Beijing

Wednesday April 27th 2016 at 8 pm
The Ottawa Bach Choir invites Ensemble Caprice conducted by Lisette Canton
Shanghai Oriental Arts Center
Shanghai, China

Meet in Beijing

Monday April 25th 2016 at 7:30 pm
Meet in Beijing Opening Ceremonies
The Ottawa Bach Choir invites Ensemble Caprice conducted by Lisette Canton
National Center for the Performing Arts
Beijing, China

Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen

Sunday April 3rd 2016 at 11 am
Ensemble Caprice with the Choir of St-Andrew & St-Paul
Conducted by Jean-Sébastien Vallée
3415 Redpath Street, Montreal, Quebec

Easter Oratorio

Sunday March 27th, 2016 at 3 pm
Johann Sebastian Bach
Osternoratorium – BWV 249
Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden – BWV 6

Bourgie Concert Hall, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
1339 Sherbrooke Street West
In collaboration with the Arte Musica Foundation

Jana Miller, soprano
Maude Brunet, mezzo-soprano
Philippe Gagné, tenor
Dion Mazerolle, baritone
Matthias Maute, Conductor

As part of year two of the complete cycle of the Bach cantatas, an initiative of the Arte Musica Foundation, Ensemble Caprice will perform Bach’s Easter Oratorio and Cantata BWV 6. The great mystery, the great miracle, set to music by the ultimate master, the Cantor of Leipzig. The work’s orchestration is unparalleled – trumpets, tympani, bassoon, recorders, baroque flute, oboe and strings all celebrate the victory of life over death.

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J.S. Bach St-John’s Passion

Friday March 25th 2016 at 7:30 pm
Ensemble Caprice with the Choir of St-Andrew & St-Paul
Conducted by Jean-Sébastien Vallée
3415 Redpath Street, Montreal, Quebec

Salsa baroque

Tuesday February 23rd 2016 at 7:30 pm
Royal Alexandra Concert Hall
Cranbrook, BC, Canada

Salsa baroque

Sunday February 21st 2016 at 4 pm
St-Mark’s Lutheran Church
1111 O’Farrell at Gough, San Francisco, California USA

Salsa baroque

Saturday February 20th 2016 at 7:30 pm
St-John Presbytarian Church
2727, College Avenue, Berkeley, California, USA

Salsa baroque

Friday February 19th 2016 at 8 pm
First Presbytarian Church
1140 Cowper Street at Lincoln, Palo Alto, California, USA

Christmas around the world

Saturday December 12th 2015 at 7:30 pm
MDC Rosemont – La Petite-Patrie, Jean Eudes Concert Hall
3535 Rosemont Boulevard
Montreal, Quebec

Christmas around the world

Sunday December 6th 2015 at 2 pm
12001 de Salaberry Boulevard
Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Quebec

At the summit

27 novembre 2015

Friday November 27th, 2015 at 8 pm
Maison symphonique
1600 St-Urbain Street, Montreal, Quebec
Ensemble Caprice and the Studio de Musique ancienne de Montréal offer this performance as part of the Montreal Bach Festival

Shannon Mercer, soprano
Leandro Marziotte, countertenor
Rufus Müller, tenor
Clayton Kennedy, baritone
Conductors:  Matthias Maute and Andrew McAnerney

The SMAM and Ensemble Caprice are joining forces for a festive concert as part of the Montreal Bach Festival. With irrepressible joie de vivre and jubilantly gleaming trumpets, two occasional works by Handel, Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne and Anthem for the Foundling Hospital, will be heard alongside the Brandenburg Concerto No.4 by J.S. Bach, and the Magnificat by his son, C.P.E. Bach.
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J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor

The Ottawa Bach Choir invites Ensemble Caprice conducted by Lisette Canton
Sunday November 15th 2015 at 7:30 pm
Dominion-Chalmers United Church
355 Cooper Street
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor

The Ottawa Bach Choir invites Ensemble Caprice conducted by Lisette Canton
Saturday November 14th 2015 at 7:30 pm
Grace Church on-the-Hill
300 Cooper Street
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Salsa baroque

Sunday November 1st 2015 at 7:30 pm
Grande Prairie Live Theatre
Second Street Theatre
10130 98th Avenue
Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada

Salsa baroque

Saturday October 31st 2015 at 8 pm
Edmonton Chamber Music Society
Convocation Hall
University of Alberta Campus
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Salsa baroque

Friday October 30th 2015 at 8 p.m.
Early Music Voices
Christ Church Elbow Park
3602 8th Street SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada