Philippe Jaroussky & Le Concert de la Loge at Palau de la Música Catalana
About the Event
The highly anticipated 2023‐24 season of Palau Grans Veus will be inaugurated by the mesmerizing countertenor Philippe Jaroussky. Known for his exceptional vocal talent, Jaroussky has captivated audiences at the Palau with his previous performances. This time, he will be joined by the esteemed ensemble, Le Concert de la Loge, conducted by Julien Chauvin. Chauvin, a musician renowned for his musical intuition and intelligence, will add a unique layer of interpretation to the concert.
Critics have praised Jaroussky for his technical prowess, effortlessly maneuvering through complex coloratura passages. Furthermore, he possesses a remarkable ability to move his audience with the gentlest of notes. Jaroussky's remarkable countertenor voice, discovered almost by coincidence at the age of eighteen, adds an exceptional charm to his performances.
For this concert, Jaroussky will present a selection of arias from lesser‐known operas by late Baroque composers such as Hasse, Jomelli, and Handel. He will also showcase works from composers like Leo, Valentini, Traetta, Bernasconi, and Ferrandini, whose contributions to the genre are equally noteworthy.
To have the opportunity to witness the artistry of one of today's greatest countertenors is an absolute delight. Don't miss the chance to experience the enchanting voice of Jaroussky at Palau Grans Veus.