Les Violons du Roy presents


Jonathan Cohen is pleased to present Quebec audiences with his vision of the opera Alcina, a project he has been working on in since he joined Les Violons du Roy. Don’t miss this great moment of lyrical art in a concert version of one of Handel’s most accomplished works, featuring the sublime Karina Gauvin in the title role and no fewer than six other high-level soloists.

Les Violons du Roy

Jonathan Cohen has forged a remarkable career as a conductor, cellist, and keyboardist. Well known for his passion and commitment to chamber music, Jonathan is equally at home in such diverse areas as Baroque opera and the Classical symphonic repertoire. He is Artistic Director of Arcangelo, Music Director of Les Violons du Roy, Artistic Director of the Tetbury Music Festival, and Artistic Partner of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.

Jonathan Cohen, conductor
Karina Gauvin, soprano (Alcina)
Lucy Crowe, soprano (Morgana)
Rowan Pierce, soprano (Oberto)
Kayleigh Decker, mezzo-soprano (Ruggiero)
Avery Amereau, contralto (Bradamante)
Stuart Jackson, tenor (Oronte)
Nathan Berg, bass-baritone (Melisso)

G.F. HANDELAlcina, HWV 34

Saturday, February 11, 2023 at 7:30pm

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