Festival International et Académie


2013 is to be the 9th year

IMG_70222012 M-C Seillans final concert from outside 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 17 concerts, of which 6, including the “amuse bouche” opening concert, will be free. Venues are the medieval hill towns of SeillansBargemonMonsCallianBagnols-en-ForêtCorrens 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 MaterMozart Symphony No 29, Rejoice in the Lamb, Vaughan Williams Serenade to MusicRameau PygmalionCarissimi JephteHandel Dixit DominusCharpentier Le Reniement de Saint Pierre with a “Classic meets Jazz” evening with Michel Tirabosco (pan-pipes) from Switzerland and Germany’s Klazz Brothers.

The 2013 Musique-Cordiale Academy
The Academy will again be directed by violinist Skye Carman. She has been concertmaster of the Holland Symfonia and violin professor at the ARTEZ Conservatorium in the Netherlands. Since 1992 she has given her Audition Training course in Europe and the U.S.A. She maintains a private class of violin and viola students and conducts the Galamian String Orchestra, which is a part of the Galamian Foundation, of which she is is founder and director. Skye will this year be working with Jane Hyland, an experienced cellist and teacher from London who will be her co-instructor & mentor to the students throughout the week. Jane was Principal Cellist of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Solo-Cellist with the Orchestra of the Staatstheater, Kassel, Germany and has played with all the London orchestras. She now concentrates on teaching, recitals and chamber music.

Musique Cordiale International Festival & Academy
Office de Tourism de Seillans, Place de Thouron, 83440 Seillans, France     +33 (0) 494 76 85 91

9me festival annuel : 6 – 17 août 2013 (Academy 3-10 août)
Seillans, Mons, Bargemon, Callian, Claviers, Bagnols-en-Forêt, Correns

Association Musique Cordiale, France               The Musique-Cordiale Trust, England

2013 Festival




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