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OktoEcho

Oktoecho aims to guide the listener into a sonic world brimming with lyricism found in the unique crossroads between the Middle Eastern, the Aboriginal and the Western cultures. Its goal is to bridge cultures that would otherwise never collide,...

16 November 2018 at 14:30

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Tamar Ilana & Ventanas

Tamar Ilana & Ventanas present their new multimedia show, MISTRAL. Tamar Ilana’s “potent, vibrato-drenched vocals” (Downbeat), backed by virtuosic musicianship, are framed by visuals relating to MISTRAL's overarching themes of migration and...

16 November 2018 at 14:30

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Perséides

Drawing on the cultural diversity and fluidity of their musical backgrounds and their virtuosic command of their instruments, Jean Félix Mailloux and Amir Amiri create a unique fusion that combines the refinement of traditional and classical...

16 November 2018 at 14:30

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Le Vent du Nord

Renowned as wonderful ambassadors of la Francophonie, the multi-award winning and highly acclaimed Le Vent du Nord is a leading force in Quebec’s progressive folk movement. Along with their terrific musicianship the band is now presenting...

16 November 2018 at 17:30

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BELLFLOWER

The sound of Montreal band BELLFLOWER is one that is rare, rich and powerful. The music is driven by the ingenuity of eight exceptional musicians assembled around singer-songwriter Em Pompa, whose powerful voice transports us with poetic lyrics...

16 November 2018 at 17:30

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You Kyung-hwa and World Music Ensemble’E-DO’

You Kyung-hwa and World Music Ensemble’E-DO’ are trying to continue their past and present trends by using various techniques such as Indian music, jazz, and rock based on traditional Korean music. The musical colors and sounds that the performers...

16 November 2018 at 17:30

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Elizabeth Shepherd (Pinwheel Music)

After 3 years of interviews with strangers around Montreal, Elizabeth found herself with countless stories, making up a "people's history" of the city she loves so much - which she then wove into a series of 11 original songs to make up her first...

16 November 2018 at 17:30

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MOMent(Medea on Media entertainment)

Suffocating and fast beating music is playing. And the man is keep running. The play start with the end of the original text. The whole context is deconstructed and reunited through actors’ movements. The movement is very exteriorized and frantic....

17 November 2018 at 14:30

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Circo Aereo

A big curtain, a chandelier with angels and a black piano ... Strange shapes flutter behind the curtain, a hand appears then, a foot, a leg and the body. Then comes a lanky pianist, dressed in a tail and haggard. The musician tries to join his...

17 November 2018 at 14:30

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Théâtre Le Clou

In a city where everything is a bit strange, magic is on the prowl and the moon forces the residents to sing. Through their stories about hunters and golden carp, four teenagers give us their humorous account of a year in which everything turned...

17 November 2018 at 14:30

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Théâtre Terre des Hommes

L’Iliade_showdown has an essential principle: Words instead of Weapons. On stage, no weapons, no armor, no blood; only actors whose abilities to rhythm the words become a metaphor of war. A warrior facing the vertigo of conquering or dying has for...

17 November 2018 at 14:30