The 24rd Académie Francis Poulenc will take place in Tours:
From August 17, 2020, to August 27, 2020.
Title "A melodic carnival of animals"
PLEASE SEND a photo, a personal bio, a letter of application, a CD or DVD (or mp3 added to an email) figuring at least two recorded songs in French, and a list of at least 12 melodies comprising :
• 3 French songs of the 19th century (before 1900)
• 3 French songs of the 20th century (between 1901 & 2000)
• 3 French songs by living composers
• Le Bestiaire by Poulenc
Among many ideas, the choice includes: Fables by La Fontaine, Chabrier's animal songs, Ravel's "Histoires naturelles", and Bestiaire by Apollinaire...
Application closing date: June 15th, 2020.
For further information : firstname.lastname@example.org