SOLO CONCERT : Sébastien Deshaies (guitar)
Alone on stage, this virtuoso classical guitarist presents a musical performance of the highest caliber. In addition to presenting a diverse repertoire, a privileged and memorable contact is created between the artist and the public.
Sébastien Deshaies was named winner of the Grands Prix Culturels de Trois-Rivières for the Performing Arts in 2005 and 2013.
Formulas with instrumentalist-accompanist available on request.
Gender: Classical instrumental music, world music.
Available formulas: Themed concerts
- “The Guitar and Spain”
- “Brazil in the spotlight”
- “The Guitar in the South …”
- “The Guitar around the World”
- “Works for Solo Guitar“
- Also available: with open program recital
Formation: Sébastien Deshaies (guitar)
TRIBUTE TO JEAN CARIGNAN : Sébastien Deshaies (violin)
Tribute to the fiddler “Ti-Jean Carignan”, traditional Quebec musician, self-taught and undeniable virtuoso.
André Gagnon even dedicated the Concerto for Carignan and Orchestra to him, a recorded version of which is available on the album “Neiges”.
Sébastien Deshaies, violinist and virtuoso guitarist, will present a tribute dedicated to this exceptional musician whose musical trajectory remains unique.
This presentation features works drawn exclusively from his repertoire of traditional violin music from Quebec, Ireland and Scotland.
Formation: Duo (Sébastien Deshaies) violin and (other musician to be determined) piano
LE VOYAGE VIRTUOSE : Duo Contra-Danza
Composed of clarinettist Denis Doucet and guitarist Sébastien Deshaies, Duo Contra-Danza was created in 2007. At the base of their alliance is a common passion for world and classical music, focused on rhythm and dance. Over the years and due to their countless concerts throughout Quebec, they have developed a unique and original repertoire.
These two musicians offer a lively show thus creating a cool invigorating and friendly interaction with their audience.
The masterful blending of their instrumental sonority renders their combined musical effects unique and fully worthy of discovery.
Gender: Classical music, Argentinian tango, World music: Ireland, Spain, Brazil, Eastern Europe, etc.