"Pallade Musica brings together four of Montreal's most promising Early Music performers. Grand Prize winners at the Early Music America Baroque Performance Competition in New York, October 2012, the quartet consists of Tanya LaPerrière, Baroque violon, Elinor Frey, Baroque cello, Esteban La Rotta, theorbo, and Mylène Bélanger, harpsichord. They played together in past seasons in groups such as Ensemble Caprice, Arion, Proemio, and the Montreal Baroque Festival before launching their own Montreal series at the Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours.
Their formation explores the repertoire for violin, cello and continuo allowing for a diverse sound palette of various textures and colors. Future concerts include Monteverdi madrigals with VivaVoce and soprano Shannon Mercer, and performances at Early Music Vancouver, Ottawa Chamber Music Festival, Festival Alexandria, Early Music Now (WI), and the Connecticut and Indianapolis Early Music Festivals, among others. ..."
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