Institut Canadien d'Art Vocal Montréal

Events

List of events of the organization.

17 Jul

Wednesday
18h00
Festival VIP Passport - Students & under 35
Valid for
- The Opera Gala (Sunday, July 21 at 1:30pm)
- The Audition (Friday, August 2 at 7pm)
- La chauve-souris (Saturday, August 10 at 7pm or Sunday, August 11 at 1:30pm)

To reserve your free tickets for the July 17 and 24 masterclasses with Claude Webster and Étienne Dupuis, visit icav.ca.

17 Jul

Wednesday
19h00
Masterclass with Claude Webster
FREE - reservations required
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Come assist to a masterclass with the expert in stress management and mental preparation, Claude Webster.

21 Jul

Sunday
13h30
THE OPERA GALA
Stage direction: Nathalie Deschamps

Attend an exceptional opera gala with the international & local participants of the Canadian Vocal Arts Institute 2024, performing the most celebrated opera scenes, staged by Nathalie Deschamps. Come and discover the rising stars of opera singing in an unforgettable evening celebrating excellence and passion for opera.

24 Jul

Wednesday
19h00
Masterclass with Étienne Dupuis
FREE - Reservations required
Voluntary contributions are strongly encouraged.
Amount suggested: $25

Attend a Masterclass in opera singing with the internationally renowned baritone Étienne Dupuis, also the Canadian Vocal Arts Institute co-artistic director and discover his approach to interpretation and technique. An enriching experience for music students, seasoned professionals and all classical music lovers.

2 Aug

Friday
19h00
THE AUDITION, with the Orchestre de la Francophonie
with the Orchestre de la Francophonie
Conductor: Julien Proulx

Get a behind-the-scenes look at an opera audition with the Orchestre de la Francophonie, under the direction of Julien Proulx. A unique experience where talented young singers perform before an international jury likely to hire them. This unique audition offers participants of the Canadian Vocal Arts Institute an exceptional opportunity for development and recognition.

10 Aug

Saturday
19h00
LA CHAUVE-SOURIS by Strauss & The-Four-Note Opera by Johnson
With the Orchestre classique de Montréal
Conductor: Simon Charette
Stage direction: Lorraine Pintal & Joshua Major

Enjoy an exceptional operatic evening with Strauss's operetta "La chauve-souris", followed by Johnson's "The Four-Note Opera". Don't miss this opportunity to discover two captivating and contrasting works, performed by the talented artists of the Canadian Vocal Arts Institute, and directed by Théâtre du Nouveau Monde's artistic Director Lorraine Pintal and New England Conservatory's head of Opera Study Joshua Major. An unforgettable, immersive musical experience awaits you, in a real ballroom, with the Orchestre classique de Montréal.

10 Aug

Saturday
19h00
FESTIVAL VIP PASSPORT
Valid for
- The Opera Gala (Sunday, July 21 at 1:30pm)
- The Audition (Friday, August 2 at 7pm)
- La chauve-souris (Saturday, August 10 at 7pm or Sunday, August 11 at 1:30pm)

To reserve your free tickets for the July 17 and 24 masterclasses with Claude Webster and Étienne Dupuis, visit icav.ca.

11 Aug

Sunday
13h30 to 17h00
LA CHAUVE-SOURIS by Strauss & The-Four-Note Opera by Johnson
With the Orchestre classique de Montréal
Conductor: Simon Charette
Stage direction: Lorraine Pintal & Joshua Major

Enjoy an exceptional operatic evening with Strauss's operetta "La chauve-souris", followed by Johnson's "The Four-Note Opera". Don't miss this opportunity to discover two captivating and contrasting works, performed by the talented artists of the Canadian Vocal Arts Institute, and directed by Théâtre du Nouveau Monde's artistic Director Lorraine Pintal and New England Conservatory's head of Opera Study Joshua Major. An unforgettable, immersive musical experience awaits you, in a real ballroom, with the Orchestre classique de Montréal.

11 Aug

Sunday
13h30 to 15h30
FESTIVAL VIP PASSPORT
Valid for
- The Opera Gala (Sunday, July 21 at 1:30pm)
- The Audition (Friday, August 2 at 7pm)
- La chauve-souris (Saturday, August 10 at 7pm or Sunday, August 11 at 1:30pm)

To reserve your free tickets for the July 17 and 24 masterclasses with Claude Webster and Étienne Dupuis, visit icav.ca.

16 Sep

Monday
17h00 to 19h30
A MASQUERADE BALL: Benefit Gala of the Canadian Arts Vocal Institute
5:00 pm: Doors open, apero and musical performances
5:30 pm: Appetizers, speeches and vocal performances 
6:15 pm: Invitation to dance (optional) and ballroom music
6:45 pm: Auction
7:30 pm: Event ends

Notes: Formal wear is suggested, but only optional. Ball masks will be provided upon arrival. Valet parking will be available.