Yannick Nézet-Séguin Joins Allegra for Virtual Gala on Oct. 15

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On Thursday, October 15, Canadian conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin joins Allegra Chamber Music for a Virtual Gala celebrating the organization’s 40th anniversary. Nézet-Séguin will perform at the piano in one of the works alongside his life-partner violist Pierre Tourville who has been a member of Allegra for 15 years. Allegra includes pianist Dorothy Fieldman Fraiberg, clarinettist Simon Aldrich, violinists Alexander Lozowski and Elvira Misbakhova and cellist Sheila Hannigan.

The public Virtual Gala begins at 7:15 PM at www.allegrachambermusicgala.com on Facebook and YouTube. The concert is free, but donations are appreciated.

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See Yannick’s invitation 

And in rehearsal.

And Pierre Tourville’s invitation

About Allegra

Allegra brings together accomplished musicians from many of Montreal’s leading ensembles who all share a passion for chamber music. Inspiring and engaging programs presented with live introductory commentary, are tailored to please both curious neophytes and experienced audiences alike.

Our Mission

To provide an enriched musical experience by performing traditional chamber music repertoires with unique musical arrangements, as well as seldom heard and contemporary works, free of charge to the public.

Our Vision

To nurture a lifelong appreciation of chamber music through citywide outreach to unite Montreal’s finest chamber musicians with a vibrant, diverse, and multi-generational audience.

Our concerts

Our concerts are made possible through the generosity of our sponsors and friends, as well as from funds raised through our Annual Gala Concert. Please consider giving the gift of music!

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