The Festival des Musicales de Thèze will take place this summer for the second time, from July 24th till August 2nd.
It will put together 15 musicians, from the Rotterdam Chamber Music Society. This program, initiated by the clarinettist Julien Hervé is mixing professional musicians, member of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, and students from the best european conservatory, in order to build very challenging chamber music program.
The concerts will take place in Béarn ( south France ) and will promote the extraordinary patrimony of this region.
The Viven Castle
It will be the residence of the musicians and the following concerts will take place here :
July 25th, concert-dinner arround hungarian music
July 29th , young people concert, with the theme of the magical power of music
July 31th and August 1st, at the sunset, outdoor concert in the Green Theatre of the Castle .
the City of Pau will be partner of the Hiking Concert which will take place sunday, July the 26th. The visitors will walk in the city, and will have 4 musical breaks.
The Church St Michel de Gélos will host our "Great Classic" concert tuesday, July 28th.
Le Festival will end the 2nd of August in Chapelle du Couvent des Réparatrices de la ville de Pau .
The cast this year is :
Eva Zavaro ( France ) , Quirine Scheffers ( Netherlands) , Camille Fonteneau ( France ), Luca Bognar ( Hungary ) et Maria Nagao ( France ) : violins
Darija Kozlitina ( Layvia) , Pierre-Marc Vernaudon ( France ), Mirabelle Le Thomas ( France ) : viola
Anjali Tanna ( USA ), Mario Rio ( Switzerland ), Alexis Derouin ( France ) : cellos
Émilie Legrand ( France ) : double bass
Jean-Hisanori Sugitani ( France ) : piano
Alban Beunache ( France ) : horn
Clément Bonnay ( France ) : bassoon
Julien Hervé ( France ) : clarinet and artistic direction
The detailed program is there : http://www.fmtheze.fr .