Experiencing confinement blues? Despite the impossibility to meet right now in concert halls, Les Arts Florissants comes to you this month with several films and recordings to (re-)watch. Let's stay connected, together!
Gesualdo : Madrigals - Book 5 (YouTube)
Given on October 14, 2020 at the Philharmonie de Paris, this concert directed by Paul Agnew earned critical praise and public acclaim.
"Each madrigal (...) becomes a wonderful living work of art, one that shakes you in the heart." (Scherzo)
Couperin: Leçons de Télèbres (Culturebox & Mezzo)
Under the direction of William Christie, this intimate production at the Ambronay Festival launched the 2020-21 concert season for Les Arts Florissants.
"A concert of rare beauty, that refreshes the soul." (Toute la Culture)
Broadcast on Mezzo on November 28 & 29 and on December 1, 7, 9 & 10, 2020. More inforamation on mezzo.tv
"William Christie, the Art of giving" (France 3 Pays de la Loire)
This documentary by filmmaker Jarmila Buzkova explores William Christie's work on transmission. A must-see, as Les Arts Florissants just revealed the names of the 2021 laureates of Le Jardin des Voix, its international academy for young singers!