Sur rive mer

Creation 2019

From one bank of the Mediterranean to the other, across the centuries, four musicians invite us on a musical voyage, delicate and lively, nourished by the sound of languages, the multiplicity of rhythms, the convergence of melodic modes.

In these “modal conversations around the Mediterranean” we get to hear ballads, lullabies and love songs from Greece and Spain (two countries with incredibly rich and varied living oral traditions) and devotional songs from the Middle Ages (cantigas de Santa Maria, Italian Laudes, a religious song by a troubadour).

Pour l’amour de ma douce amie

Creation 2020

In the late Middle Ages, the song is the daily pleasure, it is at the same time the vehicle of love feelings, and the art of conviviality, par excellence. It charms by the intimate union of music and poetry and fascinates with the mastery and refinement of its means. Dufay has been abble, with great delicacy, to sublimate this art.

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