Clara and Robert Schumann were the Romantic period’s most iconic couple. For them, music was an expression of their deepest thoughts and emotions and of their personal love-language. Excerpts from their love letters, read by Catherine Perrin, echo the pair of tenderly romantic chamber works on this program.

Musicians of the OSM

Jean-Sébastien Roy, violin
Sofia Gentile, viola
Sylvain Murray, cello
Wonny Song, piano
Catherine Perrin, narrator

CLARA SCHUMANN Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano in G minor, Op. 17
ROBERT SCHUMANN Quartet for Violin, Viola, Cello, and Piano in E-flat major, Op. 47

Friday, May 10th 2019 at 6:30pm
Duration: 1 Hrs Without intermission

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

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