where is he ?

Pierre-André is at his desk preparing his forthcoming productions, in Norway for the Bergen International Festival with BIT20 Ensemble, in Copenhagen, Denmark, with Athelas Sinfonietta for the Klang Copenhagen Avant-Garde Music Festival, and in Spoleto, Italy, for the World premiere of the opera Proserpine by Sylvia Colasanti.

updated on May 20th

4 May 2019 - 19:30

Effingham, England
Mairlot Hall, St Teresa’s



Investec International Music Festival 10th anniversary celebration concert

Felix Mendelssohn - The Hebrides, overture
Max Bruch - Concerto for violin in G minor, op.26 *
Charlotte Bray - Triple concerto Germinate ** World premiere
Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony n.1 in C major op.21


* Nicola Benedetti, violin
** Sitkovetsky Trio
The Philharmonia Orchestra
dir. Pierre-André Valade

 
31 May 2019 - 20:00

Bergen, Norway
Grieghallen, Peer Gynt-salen



Mimodramas - Bergen International Festival

Unsuk Chin - Cougalon
György Ligeti - Aventures, Nouvelles aventures *
Igor Stravinsky - Three pieces for string quartet (The BIT20 String Quartet)
Unsuk Chin - Cosmigimmicks **


 * Donatienne Michel-Dansac, soprano
 * Kai Wessel, countertenor
 * Omar Ebrahim, baritone
** Carte Blanche – The Norwegian National Company of Contemporary Dance
BIT20 Ensemble
dir. Pierre-André Valade

 
4 June 2019 - 20:00

Copenhaguen, Denmark
Den Sorte Diamant
(The Black Diamond)


Klang, Copenhagen avant-garde Music Festival

Bent Sørensen - Tunnels de Lumière (2012)
Loic Destremau - World premiere
Li-Yings Wu - Ritournelle, Rondo alla L’albatro vermicolato (2018)
Bára Gísladóttir - Word premiere
Rune Glerup - Piano Concerto (2009-10) *

* Jonas Olsson, piano
Athelas Sinfonietta Copenhagen
Esbjerg Ensemble
dir. Pierre-André Valade

 
28 June 2019 - 19:30
30 June 2019 - 16:00


Spoleto, Italy
Teatro Nuovo
Gian Carlo Menotti


Proserpine, opera in two acts

From Proserpine by Mary Shelley
Music by Silvia Colasanti
Adaptation by René de Ceccatty, Giorgio Ferrara
Stage director - Giorgio Ferrara
Stage designer - Sandro Chia
Costumes designer - Vincent Darréserri
Light designer - Fiametta Baldiserri

Ceres - Sharon Carty
Proserpine - Dísella Lárusdóttir
Ino - Anna Patalong
Eunoe - Silvia Regazzo
Iris - Sara Paone
Arethusa - Katarzyna Otczyk
Ascalaphus - Lorenzo Grante
Shades of Hell - Caterina Bonanni, Eugenia Faustini,
Giulia Gallone, Cecilia Guzzardi, Elisabetta Misasi, Eleonora Pace
Comedians from Accademia d´Arte Drammatica "Silvio d´Amico" di Roma
Orchestra Giovanile Italiana
dir. Pierre-André Valade