40th Anniversary of the AFC


18th to 26th of June 2016


Organised by Éric SOMBRET, Orchestre d’Avignon-Provence principal and Avignon Conservatoire Professor :



  • 8th of June in AIX-EN-PROVENCE : horn and horn ensemble concert by the Aix and Avignon classes
  • 19th of June in AVIGNON : hunting horn concert
  • 20th of June in AVIGNON : chamber music concert around Georges Barboteu :TriptyqueLes saisonsChansonneries for quintet,…
  •  21th of June in AVIGNON : "fête de la musique" and horn and organ concert
  • 22th of June in AVIGNON : musical show with children and the Avignon Conservatoire Wind Orchestra, conducted by Éric SOMBRET
  • 23th of June in SAZE : creation of a musical tale by Philippe PERRIN (horn Professor in the La Réunion Conservatoire) Raconte en cors
  • 25th of June : 4th Junior Horn Quartet Competition in 4 categories with imposed works, out of which a creation by Pascal Proust
  • 25th of June : master-classes by Olivier DARBELLAY, Arnaud DELEPINE, Timothy JONES, Pascal PROUST et Arkady SCHILKLOPER
  • 25th of June in AVIGNON : concert by the MALLET HORN JAZZ BAND
  • 26th of June night (to be confirmed) : at the AVIGNON opera, festival closing concert with Timothy JONES, Vladimir DUBOIS, Jacques DELEPLANCQUE, and other soloists, with the Orchestre de Chambre de Marseille conducted by Francis ORVAL

Contact : ericsombret@hotmail.com

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