Date(s) - 05/08/2013 - 17/08/2013
Musique Cordiale Festival
Musique Cordiale Festival 2013
Graham Ross | Music Director
Festival Concerts in Provence
The 9th annual Musique-Cordiale international festival is scheduled to take place from 6-17 August 2013 with the Academy assembling in the previous week and rehearsals beginning on 4 August. The festival features 20 concerts, of which 9, including the “amuse bouche” opening concert and the jazz concert in Saint-Raphaël, will be free. Venues are the medieval hill towns of Seillans, Bargemon, Mons, Callian, Bagnols-en-Forêt, Correns and Claviers in the Var, France. Conductors are David Bates of La Nuova Musica and Graham Ross, Director of Music at Clare College, Cambridge.
Works to be performed include Dvorak Stabat Mater, Mozart Symphony No 29, Rejoice in the Lamb, Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music, Handel Dixit Dominus, Charpentier Le Reniement de Saint Pierre & John Blow, Venus & Adonis…… with a “Classic meets Jazz” evenings featuring Michel Tirabosco (pan-pipes) from Switzerland and Germany’s Klazz Brothers.