25 > 27.09
VOICES IN THE CITY
The Festival brings to Brussels voices of literature and music
to be discovered virtually for three days in iconic places
of the city’s cultural scene.
Voice Art Square
Friday 09.25, 12:30 pm
recital ‘voice and harp’ in Absolute Art Gallery
Echoing the opening of the Brussels Art Square (BAS), Voices in the City launches its festivities in the Grand Sablon with the performance of Clara Inglese (soprano) and Alyssia Hondekijn (harpist). This contemporary interpretation of texts to music by great composers is designed by the particular surroundings of paintings and sculptures in the gallery : a charming moment !
Program : Berlioz, Fauré, Debussy, Hahn, Tsilogiannis
Saturday 26.09, 14:30 pm
bilingual poetic jam in "La Fleur en papier doré"
The well renown and Belgian surrealists’ favorite, La Fleur en papier doré, proudly hosts the readings of Laurence Vielle and Jan Ducheyne. Their poetry will be accompanied by the live piano improvisations of Jean-Philippe Collard-Neven : an energizing afternoon !
Le tournoiement des ombres
Sunday 27.09, from 12 pm to 12 am
three creations in dialogue : poetry, engraving, and music
For the launch of the poetry collection by André Simoncini and the engravings of Holley Chirot, Adrien Tsilogiannis composes twelve dreamlike preludes for piano solo. Interpretating their voices, Mathias Lecomte (piano) and Myriam Watthee-Delmotte (voice) strike the hour between noon and midnight: meet us every hour for twelve enchanting moments !
With the support of the Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles Promotion des lettres