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FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL D'ORGUE DE VOUVANT - ANTONIO GARCÍA

in Vouvant
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  • From 06 July to 29 August, come and enjoy the Vouvant International Organ Festival.

  • Thursday 25 July / 7.00 pm

    Antonio GARCIA
    Titular organist of the great organ of the French church of Bern, professor at the Bern University of Music, curator of the organs of the Bern Casino and the Bellelay Abbey / Switzerland
    César Franck (Liège 1822 - Paris 1890): Premier choral in E major
    Gabriel Fauré (Pamiers 1845 - Paris 1924) : Pavane, op. 50
    Valéry Aubertin (Lagny-sur-Marne 1970): Sonatine pour les étoiles
    Matière céleste - Souviens-toi de ce soir de pluie - Epilogue...
    > Thursday 25 July / 7.00 pm

    Antonio GARCIA
    Titular organist of the great organ of the French church of Bern, professor at the Bern University of Music, curator of the organs of the Bern Casino and the Bellelay Abbey / Switzerland
    César Franck (Liège 1822 - Paris 1890): Premier choral in E major
    Gabriel Fauré (Pamiers 1845 - Paris 1924) : Pavane, op. 50
    Valéry Aubertin (Lagny-sur-Marne 1970): Sonatine pour les étoiles
    Matière céleste - Souviens-toi de ce soir de pluie - Epilogue planétaire
    Charles-Marie Widor (Lyon 1844 - Paris 1937) : Allegro Vivace from the Fifth Symphony, Op. 42, No. 1
    Louis Vierne (Poitiers 1870 - Paris 1937) :
    - Clair de lune, from the 24 Pièces de Fantaisie, op. 53, no. 5
    - Carillon de Westminster, from the 24 Pièces de Fantaisie, op. 54, no. 6

    Antonio García took his first steps in music on the accordion, and went on to play the organ in Biel and at the Lausanne Conservatoire with Jean-François Vaucher. He also spent a year studying organ, harpsichord and piano at the Universität der Künste in Berlin, followed by two years in Groningen in the Netherlands and in Hamburg.
    As an organist, he has already performed as a soloist at numerous festivals and taken part in many premieres. As a show designer, he performs on both organ and accordion with various partners and ensembles.
    As titular organist at the French Church in Bern, he teaches at the Bern University of Music and, as Dean, coordinates the 'Church Music' section there. He is also responsible for programming concerts at Berne's French church and Bellelay Abbey, and is organist at Berne's Kultur-Casino.


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    Price: €10 / Support price: €15
    Under 16s: free (only at the concert entrance)

    Tickets at: (opening soon)
    - Vouvant, Fontenay-le-Comte, La Châtaigneraie and Maillezais Tourist Offices
    Tel: 02 51 69 44 99
    - Online: billetterie.vendeegrandsud.com
    - At the church, ½ hour before the concert: payment by card possible

    Access to the concert via the Théodelin nave

    Children: recommended for ages 5 and up
  • Rates
  • Basic price adult
    15 €
  • Basic price adult
    10 €
  • Children's price
    Free
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  • On July 25, 2024 at 7:00 PM
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