O’Carolan’s Welcome to Sweden

Un univers de cordes

Tuesday, March 10th 2020, 7:3- PM

Bourgie Concert Hall, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts


A concert featuring the Swedish nyckelharpa, as well as the similarities among traditional Irish, traditional Swedish, and Baroque music. Original arrangements of compositions by Turlough O’Carolan (1670-1738) and of traditional Swedish music.

Musical Direction, Alex Kehler| Artistic Direction, Sylvain Bergeron

Alex Kehler, nyckelharpa, violin | Sylvain Bergeron, archluth, Baroque guitar | Antoine Malette-Chénier, Gaelic harp, Baroque harp | Kirsty Money, nyckelharpa, viola, violin (Halifax) | Tina Bergmann, hammered dulcimer (Ohio, USA)