The Festival-concours de musique de Sherbrooke in collaboration with Sherbrooke University’s school of music, is hosting a composition and interpretation master class featuring the Russian-Canadian composer Aleksey Shegolev. A selected number of students will participate in a workshop this fall at the Serge-Garant Auditorium at Sherbrooke University. A public performance of compositions accomplished during the master class is scheduled for 8 pm later that evening.
Université de Sherbrooke
3419 rue Redpath
pavillon C3, local 2005 2500
Concert: Saturday, Nov 11th 2017 at 8 pm
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
5 rang Saint-Antoine
, C.P. 672
Saint-Irénée (Québec), G0T 1V0
Sunday, July 23rd at 15h
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,
Thursday, April 20th, 11 am
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.
1248 avenue Bernard Ouest
Outremont, QC H2V 1V6
Friday, March 24, 2017 at 20h.
Aleksey Shegolev’s music will be interpreted by tenor Kevin Myers (Minime, Maisonneuve & Mance) who will be singing La Belle Dame sans Merci, a cycle of twelve miniatures set to the poems by John Keats for a benefit recital to raise money for MS Research. Other works performed that night will include Robert & Clara Schumann and Franz Liszt. Piano by Louise Pelletier.
This is a free will donation event. Tax receipts can be issued for donations over $25.
L’Église de St. Andrew et St-Paul
Kildonan Hall – 3419 rue Redpath
Montreal, QC, H3G 2G2
Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 19h30.
Centre Culturel Georges Vanier
2450 rue Workman
Montreal, QC H3J 1L8
Sunday, May 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 PM
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100 rue Sherbrooke Est,
Montreal, QC H2X 1C3
Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 7:00 PM
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Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 1:30 PM
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The Centre Culturel Georges Vanier and the Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur are proud to host the concert version of Maisonneuve & Mance. With the libretto by Louise Gareau-Desbois and music by Aleksey Shegolev, this opera chronicles the first ten years of Paul Chomedey de Maisonneuve and Jeanne Mance as they leave France to begin their lives in the new world across the Atlantic sea. The soloists will be joined by the Choeur cosmopolite de Montreal, under the direction of Dmitri Zrajevsky.
The Château Ramezay opens its doors for this exclusive formal event where guests are warmly invited to be the first ones to listen to key experts of Maisonneueve & Mance. With the libretto by Louise Gareau-Desbois and music by Aleksey Shegolev, this opera chronicles the first ten years of Paul Chomedey de Maisonneuve and Jeanne Mance as they leave France to begin their lives in the new world across the Atlantic sea.
280 Notre-Dame East Steet,
Montreal, QC, H2Y 1C5
Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 6:30 PM
Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 at 6:30 PM
L’Orchestre Symphonique de Longueuil celebrates this concert during its 30th season by highlighting youths in the Quebec music scene. Aleksey Shegolev’s overture from his opera Maisonneuve & Mance will be performed under Marc David’s direction.
Cathédrale Saint-Antoine de Padou
Thursday, May 5th 2016 at 8:00 PM
Cathédrale Saint-Antoine de Padou
305 rue Sainte-Catherine O
Montreal, QC, H3A 1L4
Sunday, April 17 at 8 PM
This concert was the first production for the lyric singer and performer Emilie Daoust-Versailles dit Martin. The program for the evening travelled across the music of the 20th century in three tableaux. The first started at the beginning of the century in the world of the German expressionism with extracts from Pierrot Lunaire op. 21 composed by Arnold Schoenberg. The evening continued with Satires op. 109 from the Soviet composer Dmitri Shostakovich with the arrangements for piano, strings, and woodwinds done by Aleksey Shegolev. The third part carried us into the world of Kurt Weill, where the pieces were also arranged by Shegolev.
On Halloween night, Harmonie Laval promises an evening of spooky music. Performances include an arrangement by Shegolev of Ballet des ombres by Berlioz for chorus and a wind ensemble.
1275 Avenue du Collège
Laval, QC H7C 1W8
Saturday, October 31 at 15h and 20h