Past events

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Ensemble Vocal de L'Abbaye de le Cambre

Anthony Vigneron (musical direction)
The only thing about the mass that can be described as little is the instrumentation: it is without a doubt one of Rossini’s greatest compositions.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Barrocotout

Carlota Garcia (traverso), Izana Soria (violin), Edouard Catalan (cello), Ganaël Schneider (harpsichord)
Three 18th-century Belgian composers witnessed the turning point when the Baroque trio sonata adopted the elegant aesthetics of the Enlightenment.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Barrocotout

Carlota Garcia (traverso), Izana Soria (violin), Edouard Catalan (cello), Ganaël Schneider (harpsichord)

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Hathor Consort

Romina Lischka (treble viol and musical direction , Liam Fennelly (treble viol), Liam Byrne (alto viol), Uri Smilansky (tenor viol), Thomas Baeté (bass viol), Irene Klein (bass viol)
Innovative and influential viol compositions.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Hathor Consort

Romina Lischka (treble viol and musical direction , Liam Fennelly (treble viol), Liam Byrne (alto viol), Uri Smilansky (tenor viol), Thomas Baeté (bass viol), Irene Klein (bass viol)

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Music and songs from the Bengal Baul

Anando Gopal Das Baul & Sahajiya Baul Sampraday

Bauls are wandering ‘mystic’ musicians from the Bengal region who pass on their spiritual tradition by means of song, poetry, and music.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Music and songs from the Bengal Baul

Anando Gopal Das Baul & Sahajiya Baul Sampraday

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Quatuor Ardeo

Carole Petitdemange (violin), Mi-Sa Yang (violin), Yuko Hara (viola), Joëlle Martinez (cello)
Quatuor Ardeo performs a version of Bach's 'Goldberg Variations' for string quartet.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Quatuor Ardeo

Carole Petitdemange (violin), Mi-Sa Yang (violin), Yuko Hara (viola), Joëlle Martinez (cello)

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Quatuor Tana

Antoine Maisonhaute (violin), Ivan Lebrun (violin), Maxime Désert (viola), Jeanne Maisonhaute (cello)
Quatuor Tana takes you on a trans-Atlantic journey with String quartet No. 7 by Philip Glass and with Dvořák’s String Quartet.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Quatuor Tana

Antoine Maisonhaute (violin), Ivan Lebrun (violin), Maxime Désert (viola), Jeanne Maisonhaute (cello)

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Quatuor 1781

Guillaume Humbrecht (violin), Clémence Schaming (violin), Delphine Blanc (viola), Jérôme Vidaller (cello)
We will hear the first steps in the development of a new genre, viz; the string quartet, performed on period instruments.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Quatuor 1781

Guillaume Humbrecht (violin), Clémence Schaming (violin), Delphine Blanc (viola), Jérôme Vidaller (cello)

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Quatuor Varèse

François Galichet (violin), Julie Gehan Rodriguez (violin), Sylvain Séailles (viola), Thomas Ravez (cello)
This quartet was Debussy’s first major instrumental composition. It is one of the few compositions in which he remained true to the traditional forms.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Quatuor Varèse

François Galichet (violin), Julie Gehan Rodriguez (violin), Sylvain Séailles (viola), Thomas Ravez (cello)

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Duo Eidos

Compositions for flute and piano are a rarity in the genre of romantic chamber music. Two of these compositions, which are among the finest examples, are played by young Duo Eidos.

Géraldine Clément (flute), Thomas Waelbroeck (piano)
Compositions for flute and piano are a rarity in the genre of romantic chamber music. Two of these compositions are played by young Duo Eidos.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Duo Eidos

Compositions for flute and piano are a rarity in the genre of romantic chamber music. Two of these compositions, which are among the finest examples, are played by young Duo Eidos.

Géraldine Clément (flute), Thomas Waelbroeck (piano)

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Edenwood Duo

Catherine Struys (guitar), Wouter Vercruysse (cello)
Edenwood Duo invites us to discover an original repertoire for cello and guitar.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Edenwood Duo

Catherine Struys (guitar), Wouter Vercruysse (cello)

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Time Crawls - A new broken consort

Zefiro Torna: Jowan Merckx (recorders and percussion ), Annelies Decock (violin), Sarah Ridy (harp), Liam Fennelly (viola da gamba), Alon Portal (violone), Jurgen De bruyn (lute and theorbo)
Jowan Merckx and Zefiro Torna create a new type of consort with early music, contemporary music and improvisation.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Time Crawls - A new broken consort

Zefiro Torna: Jowan Merckx (recorders and percussion ), Annelies Decock (violin), Sarah Ridy (harp), Liam Fennelly (viola da gamba), Alon Portal (violone), Jurgen De bruyn (lute and theorbo)

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Yalla. A djinn-piano in the land of ud

Nasser Houari (ud), Jean-Philippe Collard-Neven (piano)
Where different worlds, genres and periods meet, Jean-Philippe Collard-Neven’s piano and Nasser Houari’s oud come together.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Yalla. A djinn-piano in the land of ud

Nasser Houari (ud), Jean-Philippe Collard-Neven (piano)

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Alexandra Cooreman (violin), Christia Hudziy (piano)

Sixteenyear-old violinist Alexandra Cooreman, who has won several international awards, is interpreting César Franck’s masterly 'Sonata in A major'.

Zomer van Sint-Pieter 2019: Kacper Nowak (cello), Christia Hudziy (piano)

This poetic composition was truly a ray of hope in the dark Soviet era.