Pierre Dumoussaud • Marc Minkowski
Maxime Pascal/Le Balcon • Raphaël Pichon
Juliette Deschamps • Michel Fau
Damien Bigourdan • Lea Desandre • Marc Mauillon
Quatuor Arod • Kitgut Quartet • Amandine Beyer/Gli Incogniti
Shani Diluka • Thomas Dunford/Jupiter • Thomas Enhco • Thibaut Garcia
Anne Gastinel • Bruno Philippe • Timothy Ridout • Guillaume Vincent
Raphaël Pichon conducts Lea Desandre in MonteverdiAfter series of concerts at Amsterdam Muziekgebouw and at the Opéra de Bordeaux, Raphaël Pichon re-performs Monterverdi’s Vespers and Stravaganza d’Amore by Monteverdi at the Chapelle Royale de Versailles. He is conducting his Ensemble Pygmalion as well as the young soprano Lea Desandre (among others). You can see them perform the Vespers on February 9th and 10th and the Stravaganza d’Amore on the 11th.
Shani Diluka records her new project CosmosIn February, Shani Diluka imports in Europe her project Cosmos, about Beethoven and India. Accompanied by tablah player Prabhu Edouard as well as by sitarist Sahana Banerjee, they are recording this exceptional project in Schloss Elmau where they are giving the German premiere on February 9th. They are reperforming this program on February 14th at the Tschaikowsky-Saal of Hamburg.
Thomas Enhco issues a new CD and premieres his new concerto in PauFebruary is Thomas Enhco’s month: is new CD, Thirty, is issued with Sony. Furthermore, he is premiering his own new concerto, this time written for piano, marimba and symphony orchestra in Pau, with his stage partner Vassilena Serafimova and under the baton of Fayçal Karaoui, who is conducting the Orchestre de Pau Pays de Béarn – you can find them on February 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th in Pau!
Bruno Philippe issues a new CD!On February 8th, Bruno Philippe’s second CD with label Harmonia Mundi is out! With pianist Jérôme Ducros, he offers a program of Russian sonatas, with works by Nikolaï Miaskovski and Sergeï Rachmaninov. Not to miss in the shops and online!
Timothy Ridout in France and in LondonAfter a European tour, including a very remarked concert in Gstaad in January, the violist Timothy Ridout is the guest of Clément Rochefort for the French radio program “Génération Jeunes Interpretes” on February 16th. He is performing with the pianist Frank Dupree. Timothy is also performing with the Quatuor Arod in London, on February 24th as well as on the 25th at the Wigmore Hall.
Thibaut Garcia nominated at the Victoires de la MusiqueThibaut Garcia reached the finals of the Victoires de la Musique Classique in the category « Young instrumental soloists ». The ceremony is taking place on February 13th at the Seine Musicale in Boulogne Billancourt and is being live broadcasted on French TV channel France 3. Do not forget to vote (until February 12th!)
Thomas Dunford on European tourThomas Dunford does not stop! In February, he is on tour in France and in Europe with various partners. You can find him on February 2nd at the Opéra de Montpellier with Jasmin Toccata, on the 10th at the Théâtre des Champs Elysées with Jean Rondeau and Nicolas Alsteadt, on the 15th and the 16th with notably Yura Lee, Jean Rondeau and Anne-Sofie von Otter, and on the 17th at the Swiss radio RTS with Lea Desandre.
Pierre Dumoussaud conducts the Orchestre de l’Opéra de LimogesPierre Dumoussaud is conducting the Orchestre de l’Opéra de Limoges, which accompanies the Ballet de l’Opéra de Bordeaux in a program focused on Kylian, Béjart and Robbins: they are playing excerpts from Mozart Piano Concertos, Mahler’s Lieder, and Chopin’s works. Not to miss on the 9th and 10th February in Limoges!
The Quatuor Arod on European and Chinese tourThe Quatuor Arod never stops! In February, they are on an international tour, in Europe and in China. You can find them on the 2nd at th Stockholm Konzerthuset, on the 5th at Copenhagen Black Diamond, on the 10th at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon, on the 16th in Shanghai, on the 18th in Shenyang, on the 24th and 25th in London with violist Timothy Ridout, and on the 28th at the Musical Chapel of Brussels.
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