The musicians of the Esmé Quartet, 2018 HSBC Laureate of the Académie, honours two of their fellow countrywomen, the Korean composers Unsuk Chin et Soo Yeon Lyuh, as well as the chef-d’œuvre Death and the Maiden, the allegory through which Schubert pays a tribute just as much to the genre of the lied as he does to the genre of the string quartet.
JUNE 25 — 7 p. m. — MARTIGUES Chapel of Annonciade
JUNE 26 — 7 p. m. — LE THOLONET Sainte-Croix Church
From 11 to 30 June 2019, before the opening of the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, the streets of Aix will already be resonating with music for Aix en juin : preamble, full of contrasts and prelude [...]
To close Aix en juin and launch the 2019 edition of the Festival, Parade[s]—a large free concert— will make its resplendent return to the Cours Mirabeau.
From La Bohème [...]
The Canadian soprano Edith Wiens, professor at the Juilliard School of New York, will be sharing her experience with the young singers of the Académie du Festival d’Aix.