Éric du Faÿ, conductor
Among the works on the program :
Chostakovitch • Quatuor symphonique
Moussorgski • La grande Porte de Kiev
Sibelius • Valse triste
Bizet • Opening of Carmen
Rossini • Opening of Guillaume Tell
Bernstein • Opening of Candide
Arturo Márquez • Danzón nº2
Dámaso Pérez Prado • Mambo nº5…
The Festival is collaborating this year with the association Les Petites Mains Symphoniques, created in 2005 by Éric du Faÿ, which showcases children aged 6 to 24, from all walks of life through orchestral and vocal practice. The goal is to promote collective musical practice.
In February and March 2023, auditions take place in the conservatories of Plaine Commune (Villetaneuse, L’Île-Saint-Denis, etc.).
This project ends with a participatory concert in the Saint-Denis Cathedral Basilica on Friday June 2, 2023 at 8 p.m.