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Musique & Famille - Foreword

Short interview with

Gilles Apap

You are a master improviser and your Mozart cadenzas poste on YouTube have been viewed more than 1.6 million times! What makes you so different from other violinist?

I simply like musical languages in their variety, their natural essence, the interactive play of sonorities. Curious by nature, I'm fascinated by the nuances of bow techniques and left-hand techniques, and by the complexity that is involved when you start to go deeper. 

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Gstaad Menuhin Festival 2016

Happy Birthday, Yehudi!

The Gstaad Menuhin Festival has doubled its efforts in order to celebrate fittingly the 100th anniversary of the birth of its founder. Many artists spontaneously suggested that they would like to pay homage to the maestro, such as his disciple Daniel Hope (24 July), pianist András Schiff (who will dedicate three concerts to him at the end of July) or violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja (20 August). But if two dates stand out above all...

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The Anniversary Project Beethoven4all Is In Full Swing!

The first event is just around the corner: a guest appearance with the FC Thun at the Canton Derby between FC Thun and the YB from Berne on 25 May 2016. Some 140 school children and teenagers will come together for the first time at this event – an exciting moment. At 5.30 pm in the Stockhorn Arena in Thun you can expect rousing football together with body percussion and cool dance steps!

The next big event...

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