Angèle Dubeau, O.C., C.Q., O.M., C.A.L.Q., DFA
One of the most prominent violin virtuosos of her generation, Angèle Dubeau has led an exceptional career for over 40 years in the great concert halls of [...]
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“Dear Father, I cannot write in verse, for I am no poet. I cannot arrange parts of speech with such art as to produce effects of light and shade, for I am no painter. Even by signs and gestures I cannot express my thoughts and feelings, for I am no dancer. But I can do so by means of sounds, for I am a musician.” Probably no other composer but Mozart could have written these words. Listening to his Symphony No. 40, The Marriage of Figaro, The Magic Flute or his sonatas, we can only be amazed by the depth of the humanity that emanates from these works, bringing us back to the very essence or our being.
© Lucie Renaud
Translation: Annie P. Prothin