Category Archives: Press

MC 2015 in the press

Catholic Herald, Michael White passionately spirited performances, packed houses and the culture of extended friendship that the name suggests Claviers: the concerts, which have minimal formality… but a habit of delivering miracles. A good example last week was a pair of countertenors singing Purcell side by side in one of those neglected churches that you get in France…One countertenor was James Hall, a voice of … Continue reading MC 2015 in the press »

Reviews

Reviews Var Matin, Août 2016, Christian Godet « On savait que le niveau de cette édition serait exceptionnel : ces deux incroyables voix [Dima Bawab & Pauline Sikirdji]…en ont apporté la preuve » « Un public de connaisseurs, mélomanes, amateurs et curieux de tous âges, a fortement apprécié et longuement applaudi, comme il se doit les œuvres de Gounod, Mozart, Bizet, Rossini…interprétées magistralement…par ces jeunes … Continue reading Reviews »

Extra Surprise Concert – free

Dimanche 10 août Église de Seillans 19h00 – CONCERT SURPRISE: Andrew Staples, ténor – récital, Rebecca Taylor piano, Entrée Gratuite. Fresh from the opening concert of of the BBC Proms this year and with us briefly between performances at the Salzburg Festival, Andy Staples is returning to Musique Cordiale for a recital in Seillans in an extra concert (that does not feature in the original festival flyer but is in the printed programme). … Continue reading Extra Surprise Concert – free »

TONIGHT: Choral Concert + Peter & the Wolf, 14 August

Conductor Graham Ross writes today:  Crazy long working days here in Provence but always beautiful music, wonderful people and rosé aplenty. Glorious RVW Serenade this evening, with Rejoice in theLamb (orch. Imogen Holst), Brahms Geistliches Leid (orch. J E Gardiner), a cappella Purcell and Bruckner, and Peter and the Wolf, narrated (in French!) by the brilliant Maurice MacSweeney. How lucky I am to be able to … Continue reading TONIGHT: Choral Concert + Peter & the Wolf, 14 August »

Tonight’s Concert, 13 August

Crazy long working days here in Provence but always beautiful music, wonderful people and rosé aplenty. Glorious RVW Serenade this evening, with Rejoice in theLamb (orch. Imogen Holst), Brahms Geistliches Leid (orch. J E Gardiner), a cappella Purcell and Bruckner, and Peter and the Wolf, narrated (in French!) by the brilliantMaurice MacSweeney. How lucky I am to be able to have fun at work doing … Continue reading Tonight’s Concert, 13 August »

Classic meets Jazz

This is a rare gem: the kind of jazz concert that classical music-lovers LOVE! And so do jazz-lovers! Don’y miss it! and all part of the 2013 Musique-Cordiale festival! Maria Markesini from Greece + Klazz Brothers from Dresden. 21h, en pleine aire, Place de Valat, SEILLANS, Var, Provence!