Presentation of the concert
Reich, Eight Lines (approx. 18 min.)
Ravel, Concerto in G (approx. 23 min.)
Haydn, Symphony no. 104 in D major, “London” (approx. 29 min.)
Haydn penned no less than 104 symphonies! This concert presents his last one, paired with a minimalist work by Steve Reich and Ravel’s celebrated Concert in G, inspired by the “turbulent life of North America,” which will be performed by internationally acclaimed Montréal pianist Marc-André Hamelin.