Les Surprises at Musikfestspiele Potsdam Sanssouci 2017
As part of the festival’s theme “Erde, Feuer, Wasser, Luft” (Earth, Fire, Water, Air), the ensemble is performing “Les Éléments,” a creation of André Cardinal Destouches and Michel Richard de Lalande.
Following the success of the “Bonjour Frankreich!” edition of the festival last year, Le Bureau Export is proud to partner with this festival once again and to support the performance of Les Surprises. The concert is also supported by the Institut français.
Founded by Juliette Guignard and Louis-Noêl Bestion de Camboulas in 2010, Les Surprises ensemble transmits its passion for XVII and XVIII century music through a variety of original and creative programmes. The members of the ensemble studied at the foremost European conservatories and work under the direction of famous conductors, including Hervé Niquet, William Christie, and Christophe Rousset.
Find the complete festival programme here.