Friday March 2, 2018
Show starts at 7.30pm
Collectif9 – Montreal’s cutting-edge classical string band, known for energized, innovative arrangements of classical repertoire, is heralding a new age in genre-bending classical performance.The ensemble combines the power of an orchestra with the crispness of a chamber ensemble for a unique experience. collectif9’s will be performing from their debut album, Volksmobiles, featuring folk-inspired music by Brahms, Bartók, Schnittke, and André Gagnon and also presents Canadian composer Geof Holbrook’s Volksmobiles, written for the ensemble. The group will also conduct a student workshop with Centennial students, in the afternoon.