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Event Archive - Inspired by the Gypsies: Ensemble Caprice (Montreal)

Sat. March 9th 2013 - Sat. March 9th 2013 Alix Goolden Performance Hall (All Ages)
8 PM - 9:30 PM doors at 6:45 PM
Tickets at: Royal Macpherson, Ivy's Bookshop, The Door

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Music: Classical
Much baroque music draws its inspiration from the gypsy music that bubbled up through social circles into the courts of nobility. These pieces reflect the fascination their composers felt for the music of these nomads. Capturing the spirit of the times, this lively programme portrays unexpected parallels between gypsy music and that of Vivaldi, Telemann and their contemporaries.
Pre-concert talk at 7:10


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Ensemble Caprice

Under the artistic direction of Matthias Maute and Sophie Larivière, Ensemble Caprice is renowned for its innovative interpretations of baroque music. For 20 years Ensemble Caprice has received national and international acclaim for their performances of early music. The ensemble gives concerts in Europe and is regularly invited to participate ... more info