The closing concert of the Mediterranean Youth Orchestra’s Medinea session has always been a very popular event among the Festival’s visitors. Each improviser challenges their imagination, for the enjoyment of the audience. This year, soprano Claron McFadden and emblematic Belgian saxophonist Fabrizio Cassol play with twentyfive young musicians – together, they invent a musical odyssey woven around Homer's Penelope.
With a first place prize in “Opera” and second place prize in “Art Songs and Lieder”, it was an impressive outcome for a single competition. On 9 April 2022, the Gabonese mezzo-soprano Adriana [...]
The Medinea network , founded by the Festival d’Aix, encourages and supports the emergence of young artists through a selection of training programmes. A new online programme, “ Medinea On Air ”, [...]