DISCOVER THE 2017 HSBC LAUREATES OF THE ACADÉMIE!
Selected among the most promising artists of the Académie du Festival d’Aix, here are the six new young talents have now been named 2017 HSBC Laureates: Catherine Trottmann (mezzo-soprano) Paul-Antoine Benos-Djian (countertenor) Jakub Józef Orliński (countertenor) Fabien Hyon (tenor) Enrico Cicconofri (pianist) The musicians of the Trio Sōra (Pauline Chenais [...]
THE FESTIVAL D'AIX SEEN BY KATIE MITCHELL
Interview with Katie Mitchell in July 2017 regarding her expérience at the Festival d'Aix. The opera Ariadne auf Naxos composed by Richard Strauss - which will be presented at the Festival d'Aix in 2018 - will be staged by Katie Mitchell and conducted by Marc Albrecht.
RELAY MUSICIANS: an innovative mediation course
L’Académie du Festival d’Aix proposes to the future professional musicians and singers having a sensibility to the pedagogy a mediation course to address issues surrounding transmission and introduction into the music for young and “remote” audiences. From 12 to14 November 2016 at the Darius Milhaud Conservatoire of Aix-en-Provence, Mark Withers [...]
Culture Num: digital revolution, culture and création
DIGITAL BROADCASTING AS A NEW SOURCE OF FUNDING FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS: MYTH OR REALITY? 1/7_ Introduction by Arnaud Laporte 2/7_ Olivier Giel, Délégué aux tournée et à l’audiovisuel à la Comédie Française 3/7_ Jean-Philippe Thiellay, Directeur Général adjoint de l’Opéra national de Paris 4/7_ Producing and broadcasting with the [...]
SYMPHONIC CONCERT | MEDITERRANEAN YOUTH ORCHESTRA - 2017, 22 JULY
Live broadcast on 2017, 22nd July at 8pm. Under the baton of Pablo Heras-Casado, young instrumentalists of the Mediterranean Youth Orchestra and mezzo-soprano Virginie Verrez presents a program on the figure of Sheherazade with works by Rimski-Korsakov, Ravel and the contemporary composer Christina Athinodorou. Sheherazade's Spirit Christina Athinodorou , Votrys [...]