Roberto Alagna captivates the spectators of Chartres Cathedral, this Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Roberto Alagna captivates the spectators of Chartres Cathedral, this Wednesday, May 8, 2024
Roberto Alagna captivates the spectators of Chartres Cathedral, this Wednesday, May 8, 2024

950 spectators gathered, this Wednesday evening, May 8, 2024, under the vaults of Chartres Cathedral, to attend the exceptional concert by Franco-Italian tenor Roberto Alagna.

The Franco-Italian tenor with an international reputation, Robert Alagna gave an exceptional concert, this Wednesday, May 8, 2024 in the evening, in the choir of Chartres Cathedral, in front of 950 spectators, after that of Bourges (Cher), Tuesday, May 7 .

Tenor Roberto Alagna soon in exceptional concert in the cathedrals of Bourges and Chartres

Lyrical art that raises devotions

This Chartres date was part of a tour of the cathedrals of France, to present his latest album Lord.

On this tour, he is accompanied by pianist Marek Ruszczynski and guitarist Jean-Félix Lalanne.It is a sacred repertoire that he proposed under the majestic vaults, with the aim of “drawing a parallel between the faith which builds churches and the lyrical art which raises devotions”.

“The voice of Roberto Alagna will give greater breadth to our cathedral. This evening it is a beautiful moment of grace that is offered to you,” launched Emmanuel Blondeau, the rector of Chartres Cathedral, before the music of the tenor bewitches the sacred place.

Tenor Roberto Alagna in exceptional concert this Wednesday, May 8 at Chartres Cathedral

Hail Mary and Bella Ciao

Under the bright bays of Chartres, the tenor offered a repertoire ranging from pieces of religious inspiration, such as a Our father set to music by himself, both Hail Mary of Schubert and Bach-Gounod, mixed with traditional songs Window of light or more surprisingly the famous Bella Ciao or even a resumption ofWith time by Léo Ferré.

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