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Philippe Jaroussky, the art of a countertenor

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Photo: Shirley Nadeau

Violons du Roy associate director Mathieu Lussier (centre, with his back to the camera) congratulates Philippe Jaroussky for a magnificent performance of arias by George Frideric Handel.

The Violons du Roy, directed by Mathieu Lussier, welcomed French countertenor Philippe Jaroussky to the stage of the Palais Montcalm on April 5. For lovers of Baroque music, it was a fabulous evening of pure vocal magic.