The feminine baroque

The feminine baroque

Through various events, Baroque au féminin aims to promote a little-known musical repertoire of female baroque composers - but also, and above all, to question the place of women in musical creation, while making the public aware of the problems of inequality that still remains.

La Donna Barocca

With soprano Heather Newhouse
Barbara Strozzi was born 400 years ago! A great opportunity to discover the Italian composers of the 17th century: Caccini, Leonarda and Bembo.

Le Parnasse au Féminin

With Saskia Salembier, mezzo soprano
The French women composers in the spotlight! Jacquet de la Guerre, Duval, de Saint-Nectaire, Pinel, Demars, Émilie Girard-Charest...

Talestri, Queen of Amazons

Art and power with the baroque composer, poetess and regent of Saxony, Maria Antonia Walpurgis.

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Web series : "Let me introduce you to..."

A web series of 9 episodes introducing women baroque composers produced by Mia Mandineau from youtube channel L’Opéra et ses Zouz.

Chorale féminine
et solidaire

La Chorale féminine et solidaire rassemble des femmes aux parcours de vie différents au sein d’un chœur baroque.

Round-table discussions & forewords

Round-table discussions and forewords of concerts in Lyon, led by Aliette de Laleu, journalist at France Musique, with the participation of the HF association, teachers, cellist Aude Walker-Viry, musicologist Julien Dubruque...

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