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Building bridges between artists and audiences, Latitude 45 Arts Promotion is a booking agency and management company that celebrates musical gifts around the globe, representing over 50 artists who perform at the highest level and display creativity, engagement, and courage since 1981.
Founder and president Barbara Scales, also president of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Music Centre of Quebec since 2014, works tirelessly to bring works by musical creators to an ever-greater public worldwide.
Latitude 45 represents a select group of outstanding early music ensembles recognized for the originality of their productions as well as their musical gifts:
The 4-woman ensemble Infusion Baroque present creative and engaging programmes on period instruments, including Virtuosa, Who Killed Leclair?, and Son of a Bach!
Heartstrings: violinist Mark Fewer and harpsichordist Hank Knox unite to present original interpretations of early music, including of Bach and recently discovered works of Vivaldi.
The ensemble of five male singers Profeti della Quinta present vivid and expressive programmes ranging from explorations of the Italian madrigal to seldom-heard Jewish sacred music and more.