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25th Haut Jura Music Festival
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Bach - at the 25th Haut jura Music Festival

25th Music Festival Haut-Jura runs June 4-27 2010

Top of the programme is a celebration of the voice of the castrati - emblematic of early music repertoire. Performers include France's brightest young counter tenor star ... Philippe Jaroussky with the l'Ensemble Artaserse, performing unpublished works.
Philippe Jaroussky will sing Henry Purcell's , "Songs and Dialogues.

Sacqueboutiers de Toulouse under Jean-Pierre Canihac together with Modalis Ludus Ensemble, led by Bruno Boterf will interpret a masterpiece of the Baroque - "Vespers to the Virgin" (1610) by Claudio Monteverdi.

Other highlights include:
Elyma, conducted by Gabriel Garrido, and well known for his flamboyant Latin America  approach to the Baroque.
L'Ensemble Sagittarius with Gilles Cantagrel performing JS Bach.
Christophe Rousset and Les Talens Lyriques in: "Concerto and Cantata" by JS Bach. 
Diabolus in Musica, conducted by Antoine Guerber,  a programmme celebrating in music, song and poetry the birth of song in the XIIth and XIIIth centuries. 

Further Information on Festival Musique Haut Jura running June 4 to 20 2010 - click here

Haut Jura Festival of Music


Story: Ken Pottinger

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