June 15, 23, 24
Concerts of Porgy and Bess with Leonti Wolf and the Emeritus Orchestra
- Sharon will sing arias and duets from the opera Porgy and Bess in 3 concerts with the Emeritus Orchestra
Performing selections from Samson et Dalila and Carmen on July 23rd, starting at 3pm.
- Adult : $55
- University Laval alumni association : $46.75
- CAA-Quebec Member : $45.65
- Age 16 to 30 : $22
- 15 years old and under: Free
Domaine Forget International Festival - Saint-Irénée, QC
- Sharon will perform selections from Granados’ “Canciones Amatorias” as part of the Domaine Forget summer festival
Concert in Prague – AMP Recording Project
Following the success of the inaugural Azrieli Music Project concert in October 2016, AMP will head to Prague for the European premiere concert and professional audio recording of the 2016 AMP works with the Czech National Symphony Orchestra. The concert will take place September 18, 2017 in Prague’s acoustically wonderful Smetana Hall. Maestro Steven Mercurio will conduct the Symphony with soloists David Krakauer (clarinet) and Richard Troxell (tenor).
- Sharon will perform Lucas Foss’ cantata for mezzo soprano, “Song of Songs”, as well as the traditional prayer song, “Shalom Rav”
St. Petersburg, Russia
Concert with The Israel Symphony Orchestra Rishon LeZion
Casanova – Pollack Hall, McGill University
Montreal Chamber Music Festival:
On May 10th, the Festival joins hands in a first-ever co-production with Ensemble Caprice entitled CASANOVA. This novel program will feature Caprice Artistic Director Matthias Maute, Metropolitan Opera star and German baritone Michael Volle, and Canadian soprano Sharon Azrieli in a program of narration and music around the infamous lover Casanova!
- Sharon will sing one aria and one duet with the famous German Baritone, Michael Volle
Marc Hervieux with McGill Chamber Orchestra
Bel Canto’s most beautiful arias for tenor and crooner melodies
- Sharon will sing one aria and one duet with the world-famous French Canadian Tenor
(Nedda’s aria from “Pagliacci” and the duet from “The Merry Widow”)
Concert in Israel with Michael Klinghoffer (bassist)
Organized by the Interfaith Encounter Association (Yehuda Stolov) Taking place at the Finnish Evangelical Lutheran Mission (FELM)
(Shivtei Israel St 25, Jerusalem, 95105, Israel)
- Sharon will sing Israeli songs to further Israeli-Palestinian peace as part of Yehuda
Sharon Azrieli Perez, Cantor Gideon Zelermyer, and Lara St. John perform works by Copland, Syephenson, Bloch and Brott.
More information coming soon...
- TYPE OF EVENT - Classical Concert
- PRESENTER/PRODUCER - Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
- HALL - Maison symphonique
PRESENTATION OF THE CONCERT
Marhulets (inaugural winner of the Azrieli Prize in Jewish Music), Concerto for Klezmer Clarinet (approx. 16 min)
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C-sharp minor, IV. Adagietto (approx. 9 min)
Brian Current (winner of the Azrieli Commissioning Competition), The Seven Heavenly Halls for Tenor and Chorus – world premiere, The Azrieli Foundation commission (approx. 25 min)
Mahler, Rückert-Lieder (excerpts):
no. 1, "Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder!" (approx. 2 min)
no. 2, "Ich atmet’ einen linden Duft" (approx. 2 min)
Bernstein, Symphony no. 2 for Piano and Orchestra, "Age of Anxiety" (approx. 35 min)
The Azrieli Music Project celebrates, fosters and creates opportunities for the performance of high quality new orchestral Jewish music. For this first edition, the programme will feature the world premiere of The Seven Heavenly Halls by Canadian composer Brian Current, winner of the Azrieli Commissioning Competition, as well as the Concerto for Klezmer Clarinet by young Polish-American composer Wlad Marhulets, inaugural winner of the Azrieli Prize in Jewish Music.
Kent Nagano, conductor
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal,
André Moisan, clarinet
Sharon Azrieli, soprano
Frédéric Antoun, tenor
Serhiy Salov, piano
Andrew Megill, OSM chorus master
On Sunday, September 11th, Sharon will be performing in The Jewazz Project with Jacques Schwarz-Bart at the Segal Centre. The performance begins at 8:00 p.m.
Jacques Schwarz-Bart- The Jewazz Project
Sunday, September 11th, 2016
Segal Centre for Performing Arts
5170 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal, QC H3W 1M7, Canada
Buy tickets online (starting at $25) here.
Or, buy tickets via phone 514-739-7944.
More information about the event here.
Boris Brott, conductor, and Sharon Azrieli Perez, soprano, present works of Handel, Mozart, and Tchaikovski.
MidAmerica Productions presents a requiem and two instrumental ensembles.
Organ Gala, with works by Handel, Ravel and more.