Descarries Article Published in Les Cahiers SQRM

After completing Auguste Descarries’ Quatuor, Shegolev was encouraged to write an academic article about his experience. Entitled Le language musical d’Auguste Descarries (1896-1958): Le point de vie d’un compositor chargé de l’achèvement de son Quatuour pour violin, alto, violoncello et piano, it was published in Les Cahiers Society québécois de recherche en musique Vol 16 Nos 1 & 2 – 2015.

McGill Chamber Orchestra Concert

The McGill Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Boris Brott will be interpreting Aubade, by Auguste Descarries which was originally a piano piece until it was fully orchestrated by Aleksey Shegolev.

Le Domaine Forget
Salle Françoys-Bernier

5 rang Saint-Antoine
, C.P. 672
Saint-Irénée (Québec), G0T 1V0

Sunday, July 23rd at 15h

Domaine Forget

Master Class: The Composer’s Craft

Aleksey Shegolev will be presenting a master class at the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music on the components of a memorable melody. Topics that will be discussed include what is a catchy melody, the importance of melodies in the modern music world and the detailed analysis of the construction of melodic textures in the repertoire.

Gnessin State Musical College
Povarskaya St, 30/36,
Moscow, Russia
Thursday, April 20th, 11 am

Stella Musica Festival

Stella Musica is a festival celebrating the achievements of women in music. On March 24th, three excerpts from Louise Gareau-Desbois and Aleksey Shegolev’s Maisonneuve & Mance will be featured. Ô Langres and Ava Maria will be interpreted by mezzo-soprano Caroline Gélinas who will also be singing the opera’s Finale in collaboration with four more members from the Atelier lyrique de l’Opéra de Montreal.

Théâtre Outremont

1248 avenue Bernard Ouest
Outremont, QC H2V 1V6

Friday, March 24, 2017 at 20h.