Is the history of the violin from remotest times to the present. From Classical music to World Beat and Jazz all the way to Techno and Hip-Hop, this musical pilgrimage is magical, educative as well as entertaining.
Through the different musical styles and among these funny characters we discover a conductor and his classical orchestra , an ehru player from ancestral China, a clownish bohemian, a rural Quebecois fiddler and many more.
Extravagant and fascinating characters.
Le Violon Dingue /Fit as a fiddle
The Christmas show
About Pierre Lessard
Pierre Lessard has twenty years of experience in performance. He studied music both at Vanier College and McGill University in Montreal training him in Classical and Jazz.. His work has taken him throughout Canada, US and many Europeans countries. He is a musician, a composer, an actor and the mind behind a number of children’s shows.
What they say
"Children and adults alike cannot help but be spellbound by this performance."
Lower Canada College
"Bravo, excellent, very organized, captivating, lively, funny, interesting, fantastic, children had a lot of fun. Right on!"
Rockland public School.
Mr. Lessard overflows with energy, very talented both as an actor and violinist and he knows how to communicate with children in the most remarkable way.
Christmas Park School
There was a fascination with the quick costume changes and music.
Mt Pleasant School
This was a great success, people found the artist to be very original. His playful way of presenting a delicate instrument such as the violin charmed us.
We've got a lot of fun to present this show to our students. Hat off to the violinist-entertainer, an accomplished artist, our students adored him.