Fantasy for twenty-two hands

Saturday, February 22 , 2020 - 7:30 PM

Église St Jax

We have to let you in on a secret… the string players have always been envious of the
chef d’oeuvres of the piano repertoire … that is not to say that there are not enough masterpieces that great composers have conceived for strings, but there is something so irresistible about certain piano works that we just had to borrow some… A quest for arrangements for strings followed and some real treasures were found. The transformation from piano to strings added something very precious to the beloved works. Never losing the essence of the original compositions, strings add different colours, feelings, atmosphere and at times meaning so that these transcriptions metamorphose the works into something new and unique. The beautiful St-Jax Church is the perfect intimate setting for this magical evening.

SCHUBERT Fantasie in F minor, D940 (arr. for strings Firmian Lermer)
SHOSTAKOVICH Preludes, Op34 (arr. for strings)
SATIE Gymnopedies and Gnossiennes (arr. for strings Michi Wiancko)
BEETHOVEN  Sonate Pathetique (arr. for strings Boris Vayner)

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Franz Schubert

Franz Schubert

Dmitri Shostakovich

Dmitri Shostakovich

Erik Satie

Erik Satie

Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven

$120 ($75 Student)
2 subscriptions for $200 (Students $120) if booked before November 29.

Adult $40 • Senior $35 • Student $25


By phone at: (514) 587-2477
We accept VISA / MC

In person:
At 200, Vincent-d'Indy Ave, Montreal, QC
Information (514) 343-6427

The night of the event
At Salle Claude-Champagne & Église St Jax


Our season's concerts will be presented at the magnificent Salle Claude-Champagne of the University of Montreal
220 Vincent-d'Indy Avenue
Montreal (Édouard-Montpetit Metro)

A shuttle service will be available from Édouard-Montpetit station from 6:30 pm until the end of the concert.

And at Église St Jax
1439 rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest
Montreal (Guy-Concordia Metro)


Contact Us

General Information:
[email protected]

Box Office:
By phone at (514) 587-2477
We accept VISA / MasterCard

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