“J’AI DEUX AMOURS” : ACCORDION AND CLASSICAL MUSIC !
Following the release of his latest album J’ai deux amours, a disc released in October 2022 on the prestigious Erato/Warner Classics label, Félicien will perform throughout 2023 as a soloist with numerous orchestras including Orchestre Symphonique de Tours, Orchestre National Montpellier Occitanie, Orchestre National de Bretagne, Orchestre de l’Opéra de Limoges and Orchestre Symphonique de la Garde Républicaine. He will perform Fabien Waksman’s Concerto l’Île-du-Temps, Thibaut Perrine’s Caprice d’accordéoniste, Karol Beffa’s Olympia Suite, and a new creation by Romain Dumas, all under the direction of Aurélien Azan-Zielenski, François Boulanger, Jean-Claude Casadesus, Samuel Jean and Johanna Malangré.
“Félicien Brut has taken his instrument to the most beautiful stages in the world and has put it in dialogue with the most brilliant musicians of the moment. In a few years, he has become the unavoidable representative of the accordion in the new generation of French classical musicians.”
Beyond his collaborations with orchestras, Félicien will travel the world alongside his unfailing musician friends in duo, trio, quintet or sextet. The numerous chamber music groups he has created will be heard in France, Germany, Slovakia, Switzerland, Lebanon, Lithuania, Italy… The trumpeter Lucienne Renaudin Vary, the guitarist Thibaut Garcia, the pianist Thomas Enhco, the bassist Edouard Macarez, the cellist Christian-Pierre La Marca or the Quatuor Hermès will share with him some magnificent stages, among which those of the Konzerthaus in Dortmund, the Tonhalle in Zurich, the Cité de la Musique in Soissons, the Auditorium of the Bordeaux Opera, the Festival of Saint-Paul-de-Vence, the Festival “Un Violon sur le Sable”, the Festival “Les Étoiles du Classique”, the Antique Theater in Orange.
IT’S SPRING !!! Discover the concert schedule from April to June 2023 without further delay…
The spring 2023 concert schedule is online!
In the spring of 2023, Félicien is preparing to travel the roads of France and Slovakia with his unfailing musician friends Lucienne Renaudin-Vary, Thibaut Garcia, Edouard Macarez, Christian-Pierre La Marca, Jordan Victoria and Thomas Enhco!
He will also have the opportunity to share the stage with the Zahir Quartet, Sandro Compagnon, Ismaël Margain, Jules Dussap or Marie Perbost. All the concerts are to be found in the agenda section!
IN DUO WITH LUCIENNE RENAUDIN VARY: A new program in June 2023 to celebrate love in the age of relationships 2.0!
Lucienne and Félicien will soon unveil a new program for their duo: “The Perfect Match”!
After three years spent traveling the world with their program “Si Astor m’était conté”, trumpet player Lucienne Renaudin Vary and Félicien Brut have imagined a new program that they will perform from June: “The Perfect Match”.
It will be about love, all loves, but also about dating websites with a question: does love still exist at the time of 2.0 relationships! A creation by Fabien Waksman, specifically designed for their duo, will be the central piece of this program. Titled “Perfect Match”, it will be performed alongside some of the most famous musical works dedicated to love by Georges Bizet, Leonard Bernstein, Astor Piazzolla, Marguerite Monnot or Michel Legrand.
LATEST ALBUM !!! The accordion makes its debut on the prestigious Warner Classics / Erato label
“J’ai deux amours”, Félicien’s new album was released on October 28th!
An album where the accordion is the solo instrument in front of the orchestra, a record with accordion released by the mythical record company Erato / Warner Classics: these are two historical events!
Recorded in March 2022, “J’ai deux amours” is an album full of surprises! Félicien is surrounded by the Orchestre National de Bordeaux Aquitaine, conducted by the wonderful Pierre Dumoussaud, but also by some friends and magnificent musicians…
RADIO / FRANCE MUSIQUE : Brut and the accordion are every sunday on France Musique !
“BRUT d’ACCORDÉON”, the weekly appointment dedicated to the accordion on France Musique
Félicien Brut, a figure of the accordion among the new generation of classical musicians, takes off his suspenders for a few minutes each week to take hold of the pink microphone and tell the story of his instrument that he loves passionately.
Since September 2021, every Sunday from 3:30 to 4:00 pm, you will find him in the program “Brut d’accordéon” to discover or rediscover the piano with straps under multiple facets!