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God Save the King!

Heading for England with Handel's Coronation Anthems

The long tradition of musicians attached to princes or kings tends to prove that music was for a long time an essential element in establishing political power.Handel was no exception to the rule and the Coronation Anthems, composed for the coronation of George II, as well as the Dettingen Te Deum, which celebrates England's victory over the French army at Dettingen in 1743... read more

Prochaine(s) date(s)

  • Tuesday 6 June 2023St James's Spanish Place (Londres) - SOLD OUT
  • Sunday 25 June 2023Festival de l'Abbaye de St-Michel en Thiérache - LAST TICKETS
  • Friday 21 July 2023Festival de Saintes - SOLD OUT
  • Thursday 17 August 2023Festival de la Chaise-Dieu (Notre-Dame de l'Annonciation - Le Puy-en-Velay)
Messes brèves de Mozart

Mozart and the Haydn brothers

Mozart's Messes brèves and works by the Haydn brothers

What could be more subtle than letting music transmit, without words, the ideas of the divine text?
The program of this concert invites us to experience this questioning, with Mozart's Masses breves KV 192 and KV 194, each adopting a different position. Haydn's Te Deum No.1 in C major and Mozart's Ave verum KV 618 seek synthesis. In this they respond to the ideal of bala... read more

Prochaine(s) date(s)

  • Saturday 17 June 2023Abbaye de Saint-Maurice d'Agaune (Suisse)
Hervé Niquet (c) François Berthier

Grétry's La Caravane du Caire - SOLD OUT

Opera-ballet in three acts to a libretto by Étienne Morel de Chédeville, first performed at the Théâtre royal de Fontainebleau in 1783.

Watch out masterpiece resurrected!

La Caravane du Caire was a triumph at its premiere in 1783, and continued to resonate through the ranks of Napoleon's army with the chorus "La Victoire est à nous!" Grétry's colourful piece, with its patriotic accents, is a true hymn to France: in the san... read more

Prochaine(s) date(s)

  • Friday 9 June 2023Opéra royal du Château de Versailles - SOLD OUT
  • Saturday 10 June 2023Opéra royal du Château de Versailles - SOLD OUT
  • Sunday 11 June 2023Opéra royal du Château de Versailles - SOLD OUT