BAROQUE FESTIVAL IN THE MONT-BLANC AREA
World Baroque Music
Friday 7thJuly 7.00 pm - Cordon - Official opening
09th July: Cordon - Jordi Savall – "Entre Orient et Occident" ("Between East and the West"): concert with oriental and western influences.
10th July: Les Houches : Chiome d’Oro « Le théâtre du Monde » ("the World's theatre"): A journey in Italy where music is a mirror of human life. Artistic works from Claudio Monteverdi, Francesco Cavalli and Sigismundo d’India.
11th July: Combloux – Pizzicar Galante « Echos d’Arcadie » ("Arcadie echos")
Another facet of Italy with the discovery of mandolin. Artistic works from Pietro Giuseppe, Gaetano Boni and Roberto Valentini.
12th July: Servoz 4.00 pm – Caroline Chardonnet and Luc Tooten: European influences in works for violin and cello.
12th July: Chamonix – Vedado Musica "Villancicos e lamentaciones" from Esteban Salas: A journey to La Havana thanks to this Cuban composer of the XVIIIth century.
14th July: Praz sur Arly – 2.30 pm The Curious Bards "The Gaelic Storm”:
Back in Europe, let's immerse ourselves in gaelic music of the XVIIth and XVIIIth centuries.
15th July: Vallorcine – Hugo Reyne, Marco Horvat and Francisco Mañalich “Le Juif Errant Musicien” ("The wandering Jew musician").
16th July: Sallanches – Matheus "Monteverdi 2.0"
Discover the timeless Monteverdi and its related musics: italian baroque, blues, gospel...
17th July: Megève – 9.00 pm - La Simphonie du Marais – "Telemann, le musicien voyageur" ("Telemann, the travelling musician) Hugo Reyne: Artistic works from Corelli, Lully and Muffat, performed by 8 musicians (flute, oboe, strings, harpsichord, organ). Discover how these musics influenced Jazz.
18th July: Les Contamines Montjoie – L’Ephémère « Les Plaisirs de l’äme » ("The soul pleasures"): Let's go to England now, to listen to beautiful sonatas, soloists and virtuosos, inspired from the italian spirit and french refinement.
Artistic works from Charles Dieupart, Jean-Baptiste Loeillet, Francesco Barsanti and Georg Friedrich Haendel.
18th July: Domancy – Dante’s Kitchen Duo « Scherzi Musicali »
We are going now to Germany and Poland with Marie and Ulrik Gaston Larsen. With maybe a detour to Norway... Artistic works from Johann Gottlieb Graun, Georg Philipp Telemann, Johannes Schenck, Silvius Leopold Weiss, Karl Friedrich Abel, Christian Podbielski.
19th July: Passy – Le Parlement de Musique “Par les rues de Séville” ("By Seville streets"): Next stop: Spain! Discover musics spread over time by travellers, tinged with many influences.
20th July: Saint Nicolas de Véroce – Ophélie Gaillard and her pupils « Bach – Villa Lobos »