The Octuor de France participates in the renewal of silent movies by presenting “projections-concerts”, the live accompaniment of silent movies to music written for the Octuor de France.
(Romorantin 2011 – Photo HAG)
The 1997 encounter with Pierre-Henri Deleau, founder of the “Directors’ Fortnight” at the Cannes Film Festival, led to the creation of a unique concept.
The live accompaniment of masterpeices of the silent cinema to music written especially for the Octuor de France is recognised as a worldwide innovation.
Intermission at the Rose Garden with a blue sky and mild temperatures accompanied by a pleasant breeze. Summer is finally here. It has been slow. Jean-Louis Sajot the clarinet in the Weber Quintet is quite amazing what partition hard he comes to the end as if it was not. “He who loves well, punishes well.” [...]