Concert in tribute to Prince Rainier III
Sunday, June 25, 2023, at 6 p.m. in Monaco Cathedral, a concert is organized as part of the commemoration of the centenary of the birth of Prince Rainier III.
The works presented here were commissioned and composed for major events in the life of Prince Rainier III: works by Louis Perruchot, Emile Bourdon, Henri Barraud and Léon Jehin, given to the Cathedral on the occasion of the prince's baptism, advent and marriage.
Maurice Duruflé's Requiem, performed in memoriam
With the participation of:
Maîtrise Notre-Dame de Paris
Henri Chalet, conductor
Yves Castagnet, titular organist of the choir organ at Notre-Dame de Paris
Olivier Vernet, titular organist of the great organ at Monaco Cathedral
Jean-Cyrille Gandillet, titular organist of the choir organ at Monaco Cathedral
Zhang Zhang, violin
Alexandre Fougeroux, cello
Soloists of the Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo