Tuesday, October 17, 2023 (5:00 PM - 6:30 PM) (GMT-4)

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Le Club Universitaire de Montréal

1201 A Sherbrooke Ouest
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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Join us for the UCM Funds for Ukraine with Canada-Ukraine Foundation - Aid for Artists in Ukraine

Orchestre classique de Montréal (OCM) will be holding a benefit concert spotlighting Ukrainian music and accomplished musicians on Tuesday, October 17th, 2023. The concert will take place at the esteemed Salle Pierre-Mercure concert hall, located within the Pierre Péladeau Centre (UQAM).

The evening will commence with a cocktail reception at the Club, scheduled from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM. Attendees will independently proceed to the concert venue, by car or metro accessible via the green line (stop Saint-Laurent). Provisions for taxi and Uber pooling arrangements may also be arranged on the night of the event.

Those who wish to attend are requested to purchase a ticket through the OCM box office.

The $250.00 Reception & Concert ticket will include:

  • UCM Cocktail: $50.00, includes one glass of sparkling wine and a selection of canapés. Additional drinks to be charged on consumption.
  • OCM Benefit Concert: $50.00
  • Donation (with tax receipt) for AID for ARTISTS fund of the Canada-Ukraine Foundation: $150.00 (the OCM will automatically issue the tax receipts through their box office).

Additional Details

  • This concert will be approximately 125 minutes in length, including one 20-minute intermission.
  • All prices include service charges and taxes.
  • Artists and programmes are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Tickets are non-refundable, non-exchangeable.
  • Please note that every added free ticket for a child 12 years and under must be accompanied by one purchased adult ticket.


Suite on Ukrainian Folk Songs, op. 45 by B. Lyatoshynsky

Bobby's Song for string orchestra by Joanna Estelle Storoschuk (World premiere)

Piano Concerto No. 4, op. 56 by N. Kapustin

Bozhe Velykyj (Great God) by M. Lysenko

Glory to God, Sacred Concerto No. 6 by D. Bortniansky

Zasvichu Svichu by H. Havryletz

Excerpts from the opera Zaporozhets za Dunayem by S. Hulak-Artemovsky:

Aria: Prylyn, Prylyn

Duet: Chorna Khmara

Aria: Sultan's Aria

Instrumental excerpt: Dances Cossacks in Exile

Aria & chorus: Molytva Andriya

Byut Porohy cantata by M. Lysenko


Anna Pompeieva, soprano

Martina Myskohlid, mezzo-soprano

Yuriy Konevych, tenor

Ihor Mostovoi, bass

Serhiy Salov, piano

Les Rugissants, choir

Jacques Lacombe, conductor

Xavier Brossard-Ménard, choirmaster

For more information, visit:

Concert info & tickets: https://en.orchestre.ca/slava-ukraini/

Aid for Artists: https://www.cufoundation.ca/aid-for-artists/

Tickets must be purchased through the OCM Box Office:


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