“De Piaf à Brach”

GL quartet

Saturday, April 22, 2017
7:30 PM – $20

Gertrude Létourneau, Vocals and Flute
Garry Elliott, Guitar
Guy Edrington, French Horn.
Tom McMahon, Bass

Join us for a moving and intimate evening where French songs of the 40’s meet those of the new generation of Quebec songwriters.

More info:
Born in St-Césaire, Quebec, Gertrude Létourneau has been a musician at the Perley and Rideau Veterans’Health Centre in Ottawa since November 2000. She has developed an extensive repertoire of songs from the 40’s and 50’s. This spring, she is a finalist in the singing competition Ma Première Place des Arts in Montreal.
Accompanied by guitarist Garry Elliott, French hornist Guy Edrington and bassist Tom McMahon, she offers a concert of well-loved French songs as well as songs from the new generation of Quebec songwriters.

This concert will also be presented as part of Les Weed-Ends de la Chanson Québecor, at La Place des Arts in Montreal on May 6th. The program includes songs by Edith Piaf, Charles Trenet, Sarah Toussait- Léveillée and Philippe Brach.

Please visit our websites:

Gertrude Letourneau –  http://www.gertrudeletourneau.com
Garry Elliott –  http://www.garryelliottguitarist.com
Guy Edrington –  http://www.ottawachamberplayers.com
Tom McMahon – http://www.tommcmahon.ca