(Virtual) Music and Beyond

Music and Beyond

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Event Date: Jul 8, 2020 - Jul 19, 2020
Location: Virtual

08/07/2020 11:04:30 19/07/2020 12:59:59 15 (Virtual) Music and Beyond  Music and Beyond is excited to announce an ambitious series of 100 videos to be released over 12 days, starting on July 8th.  The festival will be releasing 50 in English and 50 in F... Virtual true MM/DD/YYYY

 Music and Beyond is excited to announce an ambitious series of 100 videos to be released over 12 days, starting on July 8th.  The festival will be releasing 50 in English and 50 in French. 

A wide range of performers are participating in the videos including violinists Jonathan Crow and Yolanda Bruno; National  Ballet of Canada principal dancer Sonia Rodriguez; mezzo-soprano Wallis Giunta; Montreal’s superb Cirque Fantastic; clarinettist Kimball Sykes; trumpeter Karen Donnelly; pianist Frédéric Lacroix; double bass virtuoso Joel Quarrington; organist Matthew Larkin; singer Kellylee Evans; and literally dozens of others. Almost all performances were filmed with the musicians actually performing live together. Each performance was filmed following ministry of health guidelines for social distancing. 

The videos will have three different main series: Music and Nature, filmed throughout the Canadian Museum of Nature and offering performances that reflect the exhibits and galleries of the museum; Music and Law hosted by The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, who will relate stories of the legal problems of some of history’s great composers; and Music and Circus featuring Montreal’s Cirque Fantastic. 

Music and Beyond will release on average eight short video presentations each day for 12 days. All videos will be available for viewing without charge and will remain available once they are released. 

Highlights

  • 100 videos over 12 days
  • 50 videos in English and 50 videos in French

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