Festival 1001 Notes 2023 – Film Music Concerts

The French Festival 1001 Notes (25-29 July 2023), will celebrate three film music concerts in Limoges, France.

Festival 1001 Notes 2023 - Film Music Concerts


Thu – 27/7/2023 – 18h – Tribute to Harry Potter

The talented pianist Delphine Pillich pays tribute to the magical world created by J.K Rowling, playing pieces by the composers of the soundtracks, including the illustrious John Williams and Alexandre Desplat, at the Patinoire Olympique de Limoges in Limoges, France.



  • John Williams – Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
  • John Williams – Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • John Williams – Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Patrick Doyle – Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • Nicholas Hooper – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • Nicholas Hooper – Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • Alexandre Desplat – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows I & II


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Sat – 29/7/2023 – 18h – Tribute to Studio Ghibli

Rendezvous in the imaginary worlds of Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata’s Studio Ghibli. Joe Hisaishi’s music will be performed on official piano scores by Steinway & Sons artist Nicolas Horvath, as part of the next double-album officially approved by Studio Ghibli and its copyright holders, scheduled for release in 2023.


An ideal opportunity to delve back into the Japanese studio’s filmography, with one of the most beloved and respected composers of his generation at the Patinoire Olympique de Limoges in Limoges, France.



  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
  • The Castle in the Sky
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Kiki the Little Witch
  • Porco Rosso
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Chihiro’s Journey
  • Howl’s Moving Castle
  • Ponyo on the Cliff
  • The Wind Rises
  • The Tale of Princess Kaguya


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Sat – 29/7/2023 – 21h – Cinéma Symphonique

An original staging transports you into the world of classic films past and present, through interpretations of their soundtracks. The program includes music from James Bond, Rabbi Jacob, Once Upon a Time in the West, Star Wars, Pirate of the Caribbean and many more.


Romain Leleu, renowned trumpeter, will perform with the talented Artuan de Lierrée, multi-instrumentalist from Limoges. The duo will be accompanied by 100 musicians and choristers, drawn from various ensembles in the Limousin region. Comedians Adrien Ledoux and Selim Ennjimi, will interpret the film roles and host the evening at the Patinoire Olympique de Limoges in Limoges, France.



  • Romain Leleu – trumpet
  • Arnaud Cappelli – musical direction
  • Artuan de Lierrée – piano, toy piano, multi-instrument
  • Selim Ennjimi & Adrien Ledoux – presentation
  • Lynda Bisch – choir coordination
  • Vincent Beer-Demander – arrangements & compositions
  • 1001 Notes Festival choir & orchestra & audience



  • James Bond – John Barry
  • Mission Impossible – Larry Mullen & Adam Clayton
  • Borsalino – Claude Bolling
  • Jean de Florette – Jean Claude Petit
  • Mayrig – Jean Claude Petit
  • Le Grand Blond – Vladimir Cosma
  • Rabbi Jacob – Vladimir Cosma
  • Le Mépris – Geordes Delerue
  • Love Story – Francis Lai
  • Un homme et une femme – Francis Lai
  • Il était une fois dans l’ouest – Ennio Morricone
  • Farewell to Cheyenne – Ennio Morricone
  • Harry Potter – John William
  • Star Wars – John William
  • Medley Series et fillm – Vincent Beer demander
  • Pirate des Caraibes – Klaus Badelt


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