Music for Body and Soul
The Eastern Townships Canadian Club/ Club Canadien des Cantons de l’est invites members (men and women) and the public to attend the next presentation with Eric Akbar Manolson and Guylaine Gregoire on Tues., Dec. 6 at 6:30 PM at Hôtel Le Président in Sherbrooke.
Eric Akbar Manolson is well known in the region as coordinator of Townshippers’ Association’s With Respect
to Our Elders project. Guylaine Gregoire was born in Sherbooke and is professor of violin performance and chamber music at the Conservatoire de musique du Québec à
Saguenay, and the founderdirector of Les Porteurs de musique.
Eric Manolson on piano and Guylaine Gregoire on violin together represent over 70 years of musical experience. Both have been involved in bringing music to people with special needs in hospitals, healing centers and in learning environments.
Guylaine and Eric will be performing music from classical to jazz, from folklorique to country, and of course, holiday music. There
will be lots of audience participation and a wonderful time is guaranteed for all! Eric’s awarding-winning CD entitled Healing Piano: The Aramaic Prayer, will be available for sale.
To reserve for a delicious meal and charming musical
presentation, call 819-8370192 before Friday, Dec. 2. There is a $5 charge to attend the presentation only (7:30 p.m.). Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance of the event. Le Président is wheelchair accessible.