Sunday, June 11th, 3:30 pm

Salle Bourgie, MBAM

Contes de fées

Family Concert

A family concert featuring everyone’s favourite works: Carnival of the Animals and Peter and the Wolf.

Tickets: $50

Students $20

FREE for children under 16

Artists: Alexander Read, Bora Kim, violins, Lambert Chen, viola, Noémie Raymond-Friset, cello,Eric Chappell, double bass, Ariane Brisson, flute, Theodore Baskin, oboe, Antonin Cuerrier, clarinet, Mary Chalk, bassoon, Catherine Turner, Nadia Côté, Sarah Amahrit, horns, Stéphane Beaulac, trumpet, Renaud Gratton, trombone, Kevin Ahfat, Chloé Dumoulin, pianos, Jean Marchand, narration. 

If ever there was a good reason for a Sunday afternoon family outing, it is this concert!  Everyone, or almost everyone, knows the melodies and descriptive stories of the Carnival of the Animals (narrated in French) and the tale Peter and the Wolf (narrated in English). 

Be entranced by this magical blend of words and music as narrated by actor Jean Marchand.  On-stage will be 19 outstanding performers including many members of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra.


Let the child in you come to life!


Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
Carnival of the Animals
    Introduction and Royal March of the Lion
    Hens and Roosters
    Wild Asses (Swift Animals)
    The Elephant
    Characters with Long Ears
    The Cuckoo in the Depths of the Woods
    The Swan

Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67

Salle Bourgie

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
1339 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec H3G 1G2

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