FLUTIST COMPOSER PIANIST
AZIMUT[H] Trio Richard- Lipsky- Herskowitz + String Quartet
In a unique and eclectic concept, the members of the trio (flutist François Richard, violinist Helmut Lipsky and pianist Matt Herskowitz) weave together a musical tapestry inspired by classical, post-impressionist jazz and World music. In addition to imbuing jazz rhythms and improvisational flair into classical masterpieces, these seasoned musicians also perform their own compositions in an auspicious musical encounter founded on creativity, chemistry and virtuosity.
*The concert is also available in trio.
François Richard C flute & alto flute *- composition
Matt Herskowitz Piano - composition
Helmut Lipsky Violin solo - composition
Zoé Dumais Violin
Marie –Neige Lavigne Violin
Jean René Viola
Sheila Hannigan Cello
Concert program : Sphinx - Ouverture, Latingo, Polonaise Libanaise, Valse Perdue, Prélude en mi majeur de la partita no 3, BMW 1006
Romance et Mystère, Rush Delivery, Bella's Lament, Dense & Céleste, Renaissance Men
Special thank's to the Conseil des arts de Montréal and the Conseil des arts et lettres du Québec.
In an utterly unique and eclectic concept, flautist François Richard and pianist Matt Herskowitz build bridges between themes inspired by jazz, world and classical music. Alongside classics bursting with improvisational flair from music masters such as Éric Satie, Cole Porter, Miles Davis, Claude Debussy et Maurice Ravel, they will interpret their own original compositions, in a musical encounter ennobled by its fusion of creativity.
François Richard Flute
Matt Herskowitz Piano