The Fête de la Musique is on Wednesday June 21 this year. Our friend, Thierry Le Roi, Père Lachaise guide extraordinaire, has programmed a special guided live music tour this coming Sunday to celebrate the Fête de Musique and honour musicians in Père Lachaise. You don’t want to miss this!
The Fête de la musique is an annual worldwide music celebration that takes place on June 21 Official website | Facebook | Twitter #FDLM #FDLM2016 Why June 21? June 21 corresponds to the summer solstice and the first day of summer. This year is special: Rare #SummerSolstice #FullMoon, 1st Since 1948, Rises Tonight: Watch It […]
Saturday, June 21 The Spirit of “La Fête” When, in October 1981, Maurice Fleuret became Director of Music and Dance at Jack Lang’s request, he applies his reflections to the musical practice and its evolution: “the music everywhere and the concert nowhere”. When he discovered, in a 1982 study on the cultural habits of the French, […]