Presented as part of the Musical Chairs Chamber Music Festival

Piano Quintet No. 2, Op. 115 by Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)

Kim Durflinger (violin), Sarah Ng (violin), Ho Qian Hui (viola -- Yong Siew Toh Conservatory), Samuel Shepherd (cello -- Mozarteum) and Marina Kan Selvik (piano -- Norwegian Academy of Music).

String Quintet No. 5 in D Major, K. 593 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Classified as: Free events, Concerts

Join us during Nuit blanche à Montréal 2018 as McGill University comes alive at night! Enjoy free flashlight tours of the art and architecture in Redpath Hall, a renowned 19th century building, and one of the oldest at McGill, followed by a live performance on the Hall's French Classical-style pipe organ. 

Choose from one of four tours and performances (in English or French) throughout the night. Each tour and performance accommodates 25 visitors and will last approximately 1 hour. 

Tour information: 
9:00–10:00 p.m. (FR) 

Classified as: Free events

Bringing together musicians from seven institutions across four continents, the Musical Chairs Chamber Music Festival presents workshops, concerts and masterclasses featuring top-level students and renowned professionals. 




Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.
Masterclass with Johannes Moser, cello
Tanna Schulich Hall, Elizabeth Wirth Music Building


Musical Chairs


Concert for Violin, Piano and String Quartet, Op. 21 by Ernest Chausson (1855-1899)

Featuring Axel Strauss (violin), Teresa Wang (violin), Yan Li (violin), David Montreuil (viola), Kendra Grittani (cello) and Stéphane Lemelin (piano).

Last Round by Osvaldo Golijov (b. 1960)

Classified as: Concerts

Masterclass by Maurice Bourgue, oboe. 

Classified as: Free events, Masterclasses

Donny Kennedy, coordinator

Classified as: Concerts, Free events

Concert presented as part of the Musical Chairs Chamber Music Festival.


String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10 by  Claude Debussy (1862-1918)

Ensemble from the Queensland Conservatorium (Australia): Eliza Scott (violin), Rebekah Hall (violin), Kate Worley (viola) and Julian Sharp (cello).

Trio in D minor, Op. 3 by Alexander Zemlinsky (1871-1942)

Ensemble from the Sibelius Academy (Finland): Helmi Malmgren (clarinet), Sirja Nironen (cello) and Fanny Söderström (piano).


Classified as: Concerts

Masterclass with David Dolan, improvisation.

Classified as: Free Admission, Masterclasses

Class of Carolyn Christie

Classified as: Concerts, Free events

Masterclass with Fan Lei, clarinet and chamber music.

Classified as: Free events, Masterclasses

Masterclass with Meta Weiss, cello.

Classified as: Free events, Masterclasses

Silvie Gibet, IRISA, Expression team, France: Gesture, expressiveness, language

Classified as: Free events, Lectures

A chamber music recital featuring Maurice Bourgue, oboe (Catherine Thornhill Steele Visiting Artist), Schulich faculty and students.


Suite for Oboe and Piano, Op. 17 by Pavel Hass (1899-1944)

Featuring Maurice Bourgue (oboe) and Kyoko Hashimoto (piano).

Quintet in E-flat major for Piano and Winds, K. 452 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Classified as: Concerts