Printemps en Festes 2002 >>>

A few days to enjoy & play XVIIth & XVIIIth century German Music with José Vázquez and the Orpheon Ensemble April 2002 (F-Thoiry en Yvelines)

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The 5 Concerts

The Orpheon Ensemble on the historical instuments of the Orpheon's collection : Irena Troupovà - singing, José Vázquez, Lucia Krommer & Eva Fürtinger - viola da gamba, Vít Bébar - harpsichord & Maurice Steger - recorder

Saturday April 13, 2002 at the Château de Thoiry

Sunday April 14, 2002 at the St Nicolas de Maule Church

Tuesday April 16, 2002 in the Tacoignières Church

Thursday April 18: at the St Denis de Méré Church

Saturday April 20: at the Saint Martin de Grosrouvre Church


Each day from 9:30 to 11:30 and from 14h:30 to 18:30 in the 18th C. Stables of the Château de Thoiry and also in several places in the Thoiry village
The Programm: German Music of the 17th and 18th century. : J.S. Bach, Telemann, Schenck, CPE Bach, Buxtehude ...
Irena Troupovà : Historical singing
José Vázquez : Viola da gamba, chamber music (all instruments of the
barok orchestra)
Maurice Steger : recorder (13-15 April)

Viola da gamba consorts

Each day from 9:30 to 11:30 and from 14h:30 to 18:30 in several places in the Thoiry village.

Coming from the german music by Schein, Schütz, Scheidt, it will be possible to get Brade and Simpson, played in Germany during the 17th century ...depending of the level and number of the students !Lucia Krommer and Eva Fürtinger : viola da gamba

Exhibitions of historical instruments

Violas (17th & 18th C.) from the Orpheons collection

Harpsichord Exihibition : " l'art de connoitre le clavessin" & conférences by Jean Pierre Rubin (April 19. and 20) with historical recordings and videos.

The 3 student's "Dîners-concerts"

The whole academy will meet for a musical jam with dinner in a restaurant.Everyone is welcome to come and listen and play !


Please, look at the photos and listen to the musical extracts on our french pages !

Les Festes de Thalie : 19, rue de l'Eglise - F- 78 770 Thoiry -+33 1 34 87 48 37 - e-mail