Double Goldberg Variations

While pianist Víkingur Ólafson devotes his entire 2023-2024 season to Bach‘s masterpiece, another great keyboardist will be performing the Goldberg Variations on 4 October 2023 at the Salle Cortot in Paris. Familiar with these virtuoso pieces, Pierre Hantaï has recorded them and often performed them in concert, deepening his interpretation each time. A great concert […]


Celebrations of Johann Sebastian Bach scheduled in Leipzig in 2023

Let’s talk about 2023 in Leipzig? Gotthold Schwarz, the current Cantor of Leipzig will retire in June 2021. His successor will have a real challenge. Indeed, he will take over from another great Cantor, Johann Sebastian Bach who was appointed to this position on April 22, 1723, exactly 300 years in 2023. Celebrations are coming […]