Les Musicales d’Argelès-sur-Mer 2017/18
Les Musicales d’Argelès-sur-Mer
Described as ‘la culture pour tous’ the concerts by known artists of the Musicales d’Argelès-sur-Mer, held between September and May, are accessible to all. From sacred music to jazz, chamber music, contemporary and choirs; the aim of the concerts is to provide a variety of styles to satisfy all tastes. Performed at the église Notre-Dame-del-Prat, the cinéma Jean Jaurès or the Galerie Marianne, admission is just 5€ and free for under 18s.
Parc de Valmy
La Traviata : Giuseppi Verdi’s 3 act opera based on the classic Dumas tale, The Lady of the Camellias.
Unitsax- Spiritual Jazz : 4 saxophonists, a pianist, a double-bassist and a drummer, all at the top of their game. 5€.
Les Guitares Improvisibles : guitar duo interpreting classical themes via a contemporary, improvisational approach. 5€.
Espace Jean Carrère
Presque Classique : the annual grand show from the inter-generational ensemble, Harmonie. Free entry.
La Bohème : The classic Puccini opera filmed live and projected on the big screen with subtitles in French and English. 17€.
Si L’opéra-comique m’était conté : The gala show from the 300th anniversary of the Opéra-Comique chronicles the tumultuous development of the iconic institution. 17€.
Bruits de couloir : Quatuor Ariane, comprising 3 singers and a piano, perform an operatic medley of classical greats. 5€.
Duo Flute et Piano : Performing a repertoire of pieces from the 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, this duo harmoniously combines energy and delicacy. 5€.
Duo Presque Classique : Two musicians, one a virtuoso guitarist, the other a master of rare and interesting instruments such as the nickelharp, revisit and interpret classical greats. 5€.
Concert of La Fontaine faery tales : To close the 2017/18 season, a grand musical performed by talented musicians and the IRVEM children’s choir. 5€.