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Claude

Claude

A modern opera inspired by Victor Hugo’s ‘’Claude Gueux’’, on a libretto by Robert Badinter and music by Thierry Escaich. The synopsis of ‘’Claude’’ is based on a true story. Robert Badinter has read again and again the original file from the judicial archives of Troyes. Claude is a silk worker from la Croix-Rousse. He [...]

BEETHOVEN – ZACHARIAS : THE 5 PIANO CONCERTOS

BEETHOVEN – ZACHARIAS : THE 5 PIANO CONCERTOS

For the past fifteen years, the destiny of Christian Zacharias has been linked to that of the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, of which he is currently Principal Conductor and Artistic Director from 2000 to 2013. This has resulted in invitations to the most prestigious Venues and numerous recordings. Christian Zacharias’s career has been crowned with numerous [...]

BACH – PIANO CONCERTOS – ARGERICH & FRIENDS

BACH – PIANO CONCERTOS – ARGERICH & FRIENDS

The great Martha Argerich and the Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne leads a team of talented pianists from all around the world. These major figures and young soloists at the edge of a promising career are gathered to glorify Bach. These piano concertos are ideal for many  combinations : one, two , three or even four pianists. [...]

Brokeback Mountain

Brokeback Mountain

A modern Opera adaptation by Charles Wuorinen based on Annie Proulx’s short sorty previously adaptated by Ang Lee for the Oscar-winning film Brokeback Mountain. Brokeback Mountain marks Wuorinen’s return to the opera stage with one of the major works of his career, equally ambitious in its beauty and momentous tragedy. Brokeback is the story of [...]

Video release company specializing in classical music (Opera, ballet, concert and theatre play), Bel Air Classiques struggles to propose a very high levelled artistic material, in association with the greatest European Opera Houses as the Opera national de Paris, The Grand Theatre de Geneve, The Theatre des Champs Elysees, The Bolshoi Theatre, The Zurich Opera House, The Mariinsky Theatre or world reputed festivals like the Aix-en-Provence Festival.