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Sun 25.06 - 20:15 - Studio 1

Tribute to Harry Halbreich (1931-2016)

Laurence Mekhitarian, Pascal Sigrist, Jean- Luc Fafchamps, Shirly Laub, Frédéric d’Ursel, Wibert Aerts, Adam Allouche, Philippe Euvrard, Elsa de Lacerda

“Harry Halbreich knew everything," composer Karl Amadeus Hartmann proclaimed at the Donaueschingen Festival in 1960. He was hardly exaggerating. For 60 years, this enfant terrible of the musical world shook dictatorships, governments and all conventions. Harry Halbreich was particularly sharp, always on alert, a hard worker and very passionate. He dedicated his entire life to the discovery and sharing of music with others.

Flagey, Amis de Harry Halbreich

Programme

Music of Leoš Janáček, Olivier Messiaen, Johannes Brahms, Sergei Prokofiev, Frank Bridge,…

Projection of unpublished excerpts from the film Harry H. sur la brècheby Yves Gervais dedicated to Harry Halbreich


Evening organized by Les amis de Harry Halbreich and Flagey


Presentation: Elsa de Lacerda

Artists

Laurence Mekhitarian, piano

Pascal Sigrist, piano

Jean- Luc Fafchamps, piano

Shirly Laub, violin

Frédéric d’Ursel, violin

Wibert Aerts, violin

Adam Allouche, horn

Philippe Euvrard, double bass

Elsa de Lacerda, presentation