Flûte Alors! and Pentaèdre, Montreal’s celebrated wind quintet, present an off-the-wall cabaret evening with all nine musicians in all sorts of improbable instrumental formations. Flûte Alors! and Pentaèdre collaborate and alternate to perform works by Darius Milhaud, Clément Doucet, Erik Satie and Kurt Weill. This special occasion is marked by several new arrangements, created just for this novel gathering.
Flûte Alors!’s classy yet casual programme Bach’n’Jazz pairs masterpieces by the great Johann Sebastian Bach with popular jazz standards.
To close and celebrate its tenth Montreal season, Flûte Alors! proposes a festive event combining baroque and contemporary works for recorder quartet chosen by the public! Is there a certain pop song that is close to your heart? A jazz standard that makes you tap your toes? Would you like to tip your hat to your favorite composer? Throughout the season, you will be invited to submit your special requests and vote for the pieces you want to hear at this impressive concert!
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