From November 20 to December 5
Open everyday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
3487 Boulevard Saint-Laurent
Free admission
The brand-new Off-Festival Bach will offer a wide range of events in addition to the official programme. Located in a new 3000 ft2 space on Boulevard Saint-Laurent near Place des Arts, Off-Festival Bach will host all scheduled events: concerts, public rehearsals, discussions, performances.Festival tickets and merchandises available for purchase. Have a coffee, get information and relax while listening to music!
Concerts Off-Bach
A series of 6 recitals of 45 minutes
Françoise Davoine, presenter

Noveber 20, 5 p.m.
Guillaume Martineau, piano

November 21, 5 p.m.
Philippe Prud’homme, piano

November 24, 5 p.m.
Sylvain Bergeron, luth

November 25, 5 p.m.
Quatuor Claudel-Canimex

November 26, 5 p.m.
Anna Saradjian, piano

November 29, 5 p.m.
Stéphane Lévesque, bassoon
Denis Bluteau, flute
Theodore Baskin,oboe



November 22, 4 p.m.
Serhiy Salov, piano

November 23, 3 p.m.

November 24, 12:30 p.m.
Mélisande McNabney

November 26, 12:30 p.m.
Johannes Pramsohler

November 27, 12 p.m.
P.-A. Tremblay

November 27, 3 p.m.
Léon Berben

November 27, 4 p.m.
Jean Rondeau

November 29, 12:30 p.m.
Aaron Pilsan

November 30, 12:30 p.m.
Maurice Steger / Diego Ares

December 1st, 2 p.m.
Quatuor Cobalt

December 1st, 3 p.m.
P.A. Tremblay, S. Poirier

December 1st, 4 p.m.
Christian-Pierre La Marca
December 2, 4 p.m.
Quatuor Agora

December 4, 12:30 p.m.
Bruno Delepelaire

December 4, 3:30 p.m.
Luc Beauséjour

December 5, 12:30 p.m.
Stéphane Tétreault


Talks with festival artists

November 27, 11 am
Andrea Marcon, conductor

December 3, 4 p.m.
Reinhard Goebel : The Bach family - 5 generation of composers
Talk in English
Public rehearsal

December 3 – 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Orchestra of the Festival
Reinhard Goebel, conductor
L'Heure des Amateurs (The Hour of the music-lover)
Everyday from 1:30 to 2:30 pm, from November 21 to December 5.
Open to non-professional musicians playing all kinds of instruments and to music groups.
The program has to include one composition of Bach, the rest is up to the musician.
There is a piano and a harpsichord on site.
To participate, please write to
Inside the space, you can buy tickets for Festival concerts, have a coffee, get information and relax while listening to music.

Off-Festival Bach is made possible by a generous gift from the Hesse Foundation, Jacques Desnoyers et Perseus Capital Inc.