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Chants des Voyageurs

The early settlers and explorers from France and the British Isles brought to Canada a rich treasury of folk songs, which have inspired composers on both sides of the Atlantic.

Monday February 10, 2003
8:00 p.m.
Trinity St. Paul's Centre
427 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario

Guest Artists
Mireille Lebel, mezzo soprano
Julien Patenaude, baritone

Music for voice, strings, flute and piano by:

Ludwig von Beethoven
Rebecca Clarke
Louis Durey
Ernest Macmillan
Mieczyslaw Kolinski
Diane Chouinard
Gilbert Patenaude

Readings from the letters and diaries of:

Samuel de Champlain
Susanna Moodie
Marguerite Bourgeoys
Anna Jameson
 and others

Programme Notes

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