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Saturday, January 13, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Ariane Brisson, flute                       Martin Carpentier, clarinet

Marjorie Tremblay, oboe              Mathieu Lussier, bassoon

Louis-Philippe Marsolais, horn


Lussier:                               Dos Tropicos

Taffenel:                             Wind Quintet in G minor

Ligeti:                                  Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintet

Mozart/Lussier:                Die Zauberflöte (excerpts)

Mozart/Carpentier:         Wind Quintet (from String Quartet No. 15 in D minor, K. 421/417b)


A unique musical ensemble in the Canadian landscape, Pentaèdre explores and presents a diversified and original chamber music repertoire, developed in the tradition of music for winds. Founded in 1985, the five artists-musicians forming the quintet are recognized for the talent, technique, precision and color they bring to their performances. “Aside from the excellent and often sensuous playing of the individual members, Pentaèdre has a wonderful corporate sound. They are past masters of balance and blend…” – Ottawa Citizen (Canada)