Musical Pages From Napoleonic History: 1800 to 1815

To complement his concert on February 23, Daniel Propper gives an outline of his research project, L’Écho des batailles with illustrations at the piano. Historical events combined with musical narrative shed new light on composers in Napoleon’s time and on those who influenced him.

Daniel Propper will perform on the historic Erard piano (1859) and on a the Steinway from Bourgie Hall’s instrument collection.

DANIEL PROPPER, lecturer and piano

Thursday, February 22nd 2018 at 5:30pm
Duration: 2 Hrs

For tickets and information: 514-285-2000

Bourgie Concert Hall, at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) complex, is a 444-seat venue located in the restored Erskine and American Church (designed in 1894 in Neo-Romanesque style by architect Alexander Cowper Hutchison). Designated a national historic site in 1998, the transformed setting is now graced with high-quality acoustics and an exceptional décor incorporating 20 historic Tiffany stained glass windows. Ideal for performances by chamber-music ensembles, string orchestras, and other groups, Bourgie Concert Hall offer music lovers an auditory repertoire as diverse as the MMFA collections

Bourgie Concert Hall
1339 Sherbrooke Street West,
Montreal, Quebec
H3G 2E8