Watch live and in replay on Arte Concert : Così fan tutte by Mozart !
Orchestra life: the FBO at the Festival d'Aix
For the third and final year of their residence at the Aix Festival, the musicians of the Freiburger Barockorchester will be putting their period instruments at the service of Così fan tutte , the most played opera in the Festival's [...]
Words of a Jazzman
Jazzman, saxophonist, improviser, Raphaël Imbert is also an explorer of the past and contemporary music. On the occasion of its carte blanche at the Festival d'Aix, this exceptional musician will present this year a wide range of different projects suiting the eclecticism of his [...]
Sabine Devieilhe, as Beauty in Aix-en-Provence
Sabine Devieilhe played Serpetta in Mozart’s La Finta Giardiniera in 2012. She’s back at the Festival d’Aix this year as Beauty in Handel’s Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno. Let’s meet the amazing young French coloratura soprano.
What does [...]
The Festival d’Aix on the airwaves
There is nothing like living the Festival's experience in Aix-en-Provence - no doubt about that. But if you ever cannot come to Aix, the TV and radio waves will make the Festival come to you! Throughout July, live and pre-recorded broadcasts will be offered, to enable as many people as possible [...]
Pierre Audi to be appointed General Director of the Festival d’Aix as of September 1, 2018
In agreement with the French Ministry of Culture and Communication, the Board of the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence chaired by Bruno Roger has unanimously appointed this day Pierre Audi as General Director for a 5 year mandate as of September 1, 2018 which coincides to be the expiration [...]
From Cape Town to Aix-en-Provence
From the townships of Johannesburg to the Berlin Philharmonic after Perth, Munich and Barcelona, the Cape Town Opera Chorus will make a stopover at the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence this summer. A focus on this unique chorus.
There are twelve of them. 6 women [...]
International reach of the Festival d’Aix in the United States: interview with FrÉdÉric Fekkai and Jean-Claude Gruffat
Founded more than ten years ago, IFILAF (International Friends of the International Lyric Art Festival) brings United States opera lovers together around the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence. These American friends support and follow the Festival’s projects and American tours assiduously [...]