The Romantic Spirit of Beethoven Infuses the Montreal Chamber Music Festival’s 22nd Season
May 26 ~ June 18, 2017
Pre-Festival Prestige Series ~ February 1, May 6, and May 10
For Immediate Release, January 24, 2017, Montreal, Quebec … The Montreal Chamber Music Festival presents Beethoven: Passion romantique, dedicating its 22nd season to the spirit of Beethoven, the great master who represents the transition from the Classical to the Romantic era. Founder and Artistic Director Denis Brott, C.M. has featured the music of Beethoven on almost all Festival concerts,anchored by the performance of the complete Beethoven string quartets over six concerts by the extraordinary Dover Quartet, who have “enjoyed a “rise to the top [that]looks practically meteoric” (Strings Magazine).