Musical encounters still at the top in Capvern

It’s off to a good start, the public has returned in large numbers to attend the 16th Musical Meetings organized by C’Classic in Capvern. Enough to allay the concerns of Jérome Laran, the director of the Festival.

“Two years of interruption difficult to live with, cut off from the concert world and the public! An opening took shape this summer, it was necessary to take up the torch, to re-mobilize as best as possible with the fear all the same of knowing if the public We therefore left carefully in these Musical Meetings to find ourselves on the stage with friends and long-time practicing musicians. Together we tried to build a coherent and quality program that also takes into account the personal work of some of them. us during this almost two-year hiatus “. Already, we can say that the introduction to “Couleurs d’été” with the duo Jérome Laran on saxophones and Michaël Eztscheid on the piano was sumptuous and delighted an enthusiastic audience by the quality of the festive and melodious program featuring emblematic works of the repertoire ranging from an arrangement of Nomura on the lightness of Paganini, a sumptuous melody of Glasounov, the Pavane of Ravel, the melancholy of Piazzola to the saxophonic virtuosity of Itturalde…

And then the next day, the public was able to appreciate the great talent of the pianist Michaël Ertzcheid who offered a recital of his eclectic composition based on the works of JS Bach to start each chapter and continue with a succession of works from the repertoire ranging from the baroque to the present day.

Each evening ended with a well-deserved standing ovation.