Stratford Summer Music


Orchestre de la Francophonie

Returning for their fifth visit, this outstanding ensemble of 60 young musicians whose first language is French represent Quebec, Canada and several international nations, all brought together by their commitments to classical music.  Featured soloists will be three emerging artists from La Belle Province who will perform in two concerts under the baton of Maestro Jean-Philippe Tremblay, Founder and Chief Conductor of Orchestre de la Francophonie. 

Saturday, July 21 at 3 pm - The Avondale - With guest artists Stéphane Tétreault, cello, and Maxim Bernard, piano


W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor (Maxim Bernard, piano)
A. Ichmouratov: Cello Concerto, Op. 18* (Stéphane Tétreault, cello)
P.I. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 60
*Commissioned by L’Orchestre Francophonie / Ontario première performance

Sunday, July 22 at 7 pm - *VENUE CHANGE to the Avondale

Free.  Bring own seating. (Inclement weather location:  The Avondale)


G. Rossini: William Tell Overture
A. David: Lights, Reflections & Shadows
R. Strauss: Morgen “Tomorrow”, Op. 27, No. 4 (Monika Dogmo, soprano)
R. Wagner: Schmerzen (Monika Dogmo, soprano)
M. Ravel: Boléro (arr. Alexandre David)
P.I. Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture

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Stephane Tétreault’s performance is supported by:

Assisted with gifts from:

Francoise Morissette
Paul & Frances Toner
Estate of J. Douglas McCullough

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with Stéphane Tétreault, cello, and Maxim Bernard, piano

Saturday July 21 | 3 pm

The Avondale

$40 + HST (+$5 at the door)

Sunday July 22 | 7 pm

The Avondale

FREE - General Admission



Orchestre Francophonie