Please join us for a concert on Wednesday, August 8th , at 7:30 pm at the magnificent Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul, located at 122 Ash Street in Lewiston, Maine.
Our guest artists are saxaphonist, Sophie Poulin de Courval and organist, Jacques Boucher.
Sophie Poulin de Courval is well-known for her dynamism, good humour, and the originality of her various projects, Sophie Poulin de Courval has been working with numerous artists and musicians over the years. Through chamber music, she feels that her musical expression reaches its best and that she can communicate her sensitivity with others. As a chamber musician, she has performed a wide range of repertoire and appearances have included concert tours in Canada, United-States, Romania, and France.
Jacques Boucher is widely considered to be one of the key players in the Canadian organ world. A musician and broadcaster, he has produced over 1,500 radio recitals with more than a hundred Québec organists. He has also directed over two hundred recordings, including the collection Les orgues anciens du Québec, which won the Grand prix du disque - Canada. As an artistic director, he has also designed several thematic series devoted not only to organ music, but also to chamber music composed by French organists.
For more information on both Sophie Poulin de Courval and Jacques Boucher, please visit the Prince of Peace website at
Come and enjoy these talented performers in this sacred space. Concerts are free and open to the public. Donations to restore the Casavant Organ are gratefully accepted.
Please "like" The Casavant organ's new Facebook page at "The Casavant at the Basilica of Sts Peter and Paul".
The Basilica Concerts are sponsored by Burnham Painting (207) 576-3421.