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Automne Musical en Vallespir 2016
16th October 2016 - 23rd October 2016
Glorious concerts by professional musicians, from September 24th to October 23rd in the 10 towns and villages that make up the Communauté de Commune du Vallespir.
Saturday 24th September, 20h in the Chapelle St Paul REYNES,
An evening of Baroque music by Vivaldi, Handel and Bach, together with the Stabat Mater by Pergolese.
Featuring the Quatuor Arkadas, comprising Frédéric Descargues and Jaume Francesh, violins, Antoine Dautry, viola, Edgar Casellas, cello
and Elisabeth Picard harpsichord.
Soloists: Soprano: Aurélie Loilier, Mezzo soprano Caroline Champy-Tursun
Sunday 25th September, 17h30 in the Eglise St Louis Roi at LE PERTHUS,
Ensemble“Capcadira” – consisting of 5 women singers passionate about performing traditional Catalan songs in a concert polyphonique.
Friday 30th September, 20h in the Salle Communale MAUREILLAS
“Le Mystère d’un homme”. An evening dedicated to discovering more about the composer Georges Bizet, best known for his opera ‘Carmen’. Featuring Aurélie Loilier soprano, Caroline Champy-Tursun mezzo soprano,
Zhi Wëi Shao tenor, accompanied by Emilie Benterfa on piano and narrated by Christian Papis.
Sunday 2nd October, 17h30 in the Eglise St.Pierre CERET.
A very special evening uniting the choir Accent Lyrique with the Brass Ensemble of Roussillon from the Conservatoire of Perpignan, the ensemble Cat’Brass Quintet and Maï Saïto on organ, under the direction of Christian Papis.
This promises to be a spectacular event never before experienced in the region.
Saturday 8th October 17h30 in the Eglise St. Valentin TAILLET,
Ensemble Marimba and Percussions
Cyril Baudet-Coizet and Jean-Baptiste Solano-Parerl
2 musicians passionate about their instruments (marimba and vibraphone) playing both traditional and contemporary music.
Sunday 9th October 17h30 in the Eglise St Jean L’ALBERE
The soprano Ariane Wohlhuter and guitarist Philippe Mouratoglou with a programme of music from England, Germany and Spain
Sunday 16th October 17h30 in the Salle Communale
featuring soprano, alto, tenor and baritone saxophones, keyboard, drums and double bass.
Once again, an evening of jazz sure to lift the spirits.
Friday 21st October, 20h in the Eglise Ste Marie
Concert Stabat Mater by Rossini
Featuring the choir Accent Lyrique, with soloists Aurélie Loilier soprano, Helene Delalande or Caroline Champy-Tursun mezzo-soprano, Zhi Wëi Shao tenor and Jiaming Zhang baratone, accompanied by Emilie Benterfa, under the direction of Christian Papis
Saturday 22nd October, 17h30 in the Eglise St Nazaire
The duo “Encuentro”
Marielle Nordmann (harp) and Eduardo Garcia (Bandoneon)
Two instruments combine to bring us harmonies from Spain and South America
Sunday 23rd October, 17h30 in the Salle des Fetes
ST JEAN PLA DE CORTS
Romain LELEU, trumpet, winner at Victoires de la Musique Classique and his Ensemble Convergences.
Cécile Agator, Cécile Petrol Leleu, Sophie Grovel,
Renaud Guieu andYann Dubost
6 Musicians famous throughout France bring to the Vallespir a superb programme from their repertoire to be heard this autumn also in Paris.