Spring Young Talent Concert of the Entraide Française [fr]
On Saturday, March 10th 2018, L’Entraide Française, an association helping French people facing emotionnal or financial issues in the Tri-state area, organizes its annual fundraising concert at the Cultural Services of theFrench Embassy in the US, the "Spring Young Talent Concert".
Come and enjoy some Bach, Piazzolla or Paganini performed by two young talents:
Virgil Boutellis-Taft, described as an “unrivaled violinist," "of fiery temperament" (Canard Enchainé). Virgil Boutellis-Taft regularly gives solo and chamber music concerts in Europe and the United States.
He has played with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, the Chamber Orchestra Emeritus of Israel, the Sinfonia Varsovia, the Pelléas Chamber Orchestra, the Mid Atlantic Symphony Orchestra… His latest CD "Between Orient and Occident" was released on October 7th, 2016 by Evidence Classics/Harmonia Mundi.
Thibaut Garcia, winner of the 2015 Guitar Foundation of America International Concert Artists Competition. Thibaut Garcia made his New York debut at the 92stY with the D’Addario foundation.Dubbed "The Little Prince of Classical Guitar" by the Classical Guitar magazine, he travels the world today, giving more than 80 concerts in 2017, in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe and Australia.
He is regularly invited to play with orchestras such as the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the Toulouse Capitol Orchestra, the Montpellier National Orchestra …He is now an exclusive artist at Warner Classics & Erato, where his latest album "Leyendas" around Spanish music was released in 2016. His next recording will be devoted to the great master Johann Sebastian Bach.
Tickets are $30. You can buy it online!
Seniors, students: $20