2019-11-19 – 14:30 h

The 30th edition of the Ars Musica Festival (2-29 Nov 2019), will have Bruno Coulais as the main guest of a concert entitled ‘Le Portrait Musical De Bruno Coulais’, to be celebrated today, Tuesday, Nov 19th, and performed by an ensemble of selected musicians and voices at the Cinema Palace of Brussels (Belgium).


The ensemble will be formed by Guy Danel – cello, Claire Bourdet – violin, Karel Coninx – alto, Chikako Hosoda – viola, Eline Groslot – harp, Ricardo Matarredona – clarinet, Jean-Philippe Collard-Neven – piano, Pierre Quiriniy – percussion, Kristien Ceuppens – Oboe, Anne David – flute, Alain Cremers – bassoon, and Ruben Appermont – double bass, conducted by Charles Michiels.


The concert will have the voices of Le Choeur de chambre du Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles and Le choeur de chambre du Conservatoire Royal de Mons Arts2, conducted by Charles Michiels, with the participation of Mélodie Gasulla (mezzo-soprano), and Laura Camelione (mezzo-soprano).


The program will include the following pieces:

  1. Genesis – Le narrateur
  2. Villa Amila – l’Epure
  3. Dom Juan – Des masques – (Mezzo-soprano | Mezzosopraan: Mélodie Gasulla)
  4. Le fils du requin (quatuor n°1 / le fils du requin / le quatuor de Nathalie / le quatuor de la mer)
  5. Microcosmos (l’amour des escargots / des nuages d’insectes) – (Mezzo-soprano | Mezzosopraan: Mélodie Gasulla)
  6. Stabat Mater – (Fac ut ardeat cor meum / Christe cum sit hinc exire) – (Violon | Viool: Claire Bourdet)
  7. Coraline – End credits (Mezzo-soprano | Mezzosopraan Laura Camelione)


Previously to the concert, at 16h, there will be a free conference with Bruno Coulais moderated by journalist Hugues Dayez. More information about the conference:




When: Tuesday, November 19th, 2019 at 20:00h

Where: Cinema Palace (Brussels, Belgium)

Tickets: 15 € – https://cinema-palace.be/fr/evenements/le-portrait-musical-de-bruno-coulais-concert

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/359833921579563/

More information: https://www.arsmusica.be/fr/events/le-portrait-sonore-de-bruno-coulais/