- DATE : June 30 to September 1, 2019
- DAY : Sundays
- HEURE : 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
- DURÉE : 60 minutes
- PUBLIC : 12 years and over
- LANGUE : français
- TARIF : included with admission
Come relive Montreal’s history through the magic of music.
Musicians of the Ensemble Claude-Gervaise introduce you to their period instruments. Each musical conversation offers a different historical context. Make your selection and come discover the musical landscape of the times of some of the great figures in the history of New France.
|Sunday, June 30||Jacques Cartier16th century music that was played in Bretagne villages, in the court of François 1er and on sailing vessels.||Featured Instrument Bagpipes|
|Sunday, July 7||Samuel de ChamplainMusic in Port-Royal, Songs of the Souriquois, Music of the Order of Good Cheer||Featured Instrument Hurdy-gurdy|
|Sunday, July 14||FrontenacSunday, July 14||Featured Instrument Viola da gamba|
|Sunday, July 21||Sieur de MaisonneuveMilitary music, the lute in Montreal||Featured Instruments Lute, military-style flute, and percussion|
|Sunday, July 28||Jean de BrébeufReligious communities, First Nations, a Huron Christmas||Featured Instruments Flutes|
|Sunday, August 4||Jean TalonThe King’s Wards, love, marriage and dances||Featured Instruments Oboe and musette|
|Sunday, August 11||Raudot et DupuysConcerts in the intendant’s mansion||Featured Instruments Flute and the viola|
|Sunday, August 18||Marguerite BourgeoysReligious music in Montreal||Featured Instrument Organ|
|Sunday, August 25||Intendant BigotBalls and banquets||Featured Instrument Violin|