Thursday, December 3 at 3:00 pm
In the Auditorium ~ Free
Thursday, October 8 at 7 pm
Tickets $5, on sale now at the library’s main circulation desk
The Conseil des arts de Montréal en tournée and the library present Salonika by the Sephardic and Mediterranean Ensemble as our first concert of the Fall 2015 season.
This Opus Prize-winning ensemble fuses tradition and creation in their music inspired by Sephardic traditions from the Mediterranean and the Middle East. Discover their repertoire of Sephardic pieces at this unique musical event.
Don’t miss this fantastic concert! Tickets are only $5 and are going fast, so get yours now!
Thursday, July 16 at 7 pm
At Trudeau Park, at the corner of Mackle and Einstein in Côte Saint-Luc
Vintage Wine returns to the outdoor stage for an evening of rock ‘n’ roll, soul, standards, and social dance classics from the 1950s to the 1980s.
Please bring your own chair. In case of rain, the concert will be held in the Harold Greenspon auditorium. A limited number of rain passes will be available.
Wednesday, June 17 at 7 pm
Tickets $5, on sale now
The Conseil des arts de Montréal en tournée and the Library present Tur Malka, a beautiful performance by renowned Montreal ensemble Magillah. In the songs of Tur Malka, Magillah transposes the rich musical traditions of the Old World into contemporary sound as they illuminate poems by seven extraordinary Yiddish writers.
Please contact Danielle Bélanger at 514-485-6900 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
During his short life, Mozart was able to produce some of the finest repertoire in the history of Western music. Music Librarian Farah Mohammed will highlight some of his greatest works and will attempt to show the magic in Mozart’s music.
In the Auditorium ~ Free
The Conseil des arts de Montréal en tournée and the Library present En route! by the Molinari Quartet. This award-winning, critically-acclaimed string quartet will perform works by Schafer, Shostakovitch and Debussy.
Join us on Thursday, March 19 for a concert of unique world music by Montreal group Surkalén. Tickets are only $5, and are on sale now at the library’s front desk.
Surkalén merges the musical inheritance of South American culture with African, Asian, European and Middle Eastern music. Such a musical mixture gives rise to a unique and eloquent music called ethno-fusion. By combining ancestral and modern rhythms, Surkalén offers poetic music that is recognizable in many cultures.
In 2012, the band released their album Essence de lumière. It was nominated for World Group of the Year at the Canadian Folk Music Awards in 2012, and in 2013 the group has won the People’s Choice Award from the Conseil des arts de Montréal.
Wednesday, November 19 at 2 pm
Celebrating in tandem with the Montreal International Bach Festival this month, Music Librarian Farah Mohammed will take an interesting and informative look at the life of Johann Sebastian Bach, as well as some of this legendary composer’s masterpieces.
Free ~ In the Auditorium