Langlais Festival Programme 2016

Entry to all concerts is free and a collection is taken at the interval to pay for expenses.

DATE TIME PLACE PERFORMERS
Saturday 16th
– Friday 22nd  July
La Fontenelle Choral course with the Chœur de l’Académie directed by Malcolm Archer with David Bednall and Colin Spinks (organ) and Hilary Jones (singing teacher).
Sunday 17th  July

10.30

Church of La Fontenelle Mass : Missa Brevis K 194 by Mozart, Ave Verum by Villette and Exsultate Deo by Palestrina.
 

12.30

Salle Polyvalente, La Fontenelle Association’s Lunch
Tuesday 19th July

20.30

Saint-Martin’s Church, Vitré Organ recital by Malcolm Archer and David Bednall : works by English and French composers and improvisations on themes suggested by the audience.
Thursday 21st July

20.30

Basilica of Saint-Sauveur, Rennes Concert by the Chœur de l’Académie directed by Malcolm Archer and accompanied by David Bednall : Messe « Cantus Missae », Opus 109 by Rheinberger and works by Fauré, Langlais, Villette, Bruckner, Parry, Elgar, Howells, Rutter, Archer and Bednall.
Friday 22nd July

20.30

Church of La Fontenelle Concert by the Chœur de l’Académie and the Chorale Les Amis de Jean Langlais : works by Rheinberger, Fauré, Langlais, Villette, Bruckner, Parry, Elgar, Howells, Rutter, Archer and Bednall.
Tuesday 26th July

20.30

Church of La Bouëxière Concert by Martina Ziegert-Wallerand (organ) et Eric Wallerand (French horn) : works by Bach, Telemann, Bruch, Bloch, Langlais, Litaize, Hakim, Florentz.
Thursday 28th July

20.30

Church of Antrain Concert by Florence Rousseau (organ) et Aldo Ripoche (cello) : « En terre celtique » : works by Darke, Vaughan Williams, Sharp, Paul Le Flem, Duhamel, Ladmirault and Langlais.
Friday 29th July

20.30

Church of La Fontenelle Concert by the ladies’ choir, Camerata from Sainte-Anne d’Auray, directed by Véronique Le Guen : works by Dyson, Poulenc, Mendelssohn, breton composers – Ropartz and Jean Langlais, contemporary composers – Guillaume le Dréau et Richard Quesnel, and Gregorian chants and traditional French songs (so that the audience can sing too!)
Wednesday 3rd August

20.30

Saint-Léonard’s Church, Fougères Concert by the Dutch choir and orchestra Consortium Musicum Divertimento (CMD) : Messe Solennelle by Jean Langlais, Finlandia by Sibelius, Four Psalms by Elgar, Ouverture Cavalerie Légère by Franz von Suppé, Shicksalslied by Brahms and Panis Angelicus by César Franck.
Thursday 4th August

20.30

Dol Cathedral Concert by the Dutch choir and orchestra Consortium Musicum Divertimento (CMD) : Messe Solennelle by Jean Langlais, Finlandia by Sibelius, Four Psalms by Elgar, Ouverture Cavalerie Légère by Franz von Suppé, Shicksalslied by Brahms and Panis Angelicus by César Franck.