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  • Thierry Escaich regularly performs in ‘ciné-concerts’ where he gives improvised accompaniments to silent films, either on piano or organ. These films can range from short animation, to feature length familiar titles.

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  • Titles include:

    The Phantom of the Opera (1925, dir. R. Julian)
    Metropolis (1927, dir. F. Lang)
    La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc / The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928, dir. C. T. Dreyer)
    L’Aurore / Sunrise (1927, dir. F.W. Murnau)
    The Wind (1928, dir. Victor Sjöström)

    Highlights of the 14/15 and 15/16 seasons include at the Konzerthaus Berlin, Mariinsky Theatre, Philharmonie de Paris, Auditorium de Lyon, Bratislava Symphony Hall and Maison symphonique de Montréal.

    Leading French composer and organist Thierry Escaich is a uniquely creative figure in contemporary music, celebrated as a composer, organist and improviser. Future composing highlights include a major commission for the Orchestre de Paris and a double concerto for Lisa Batiashvili and Francois Leleux for the New York Philharmonic.


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