Festival Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence - Art lyrique - Opéra - From June 7th to June 30th

Sumptuous antechamber where you pass before entering the hall, Aix en Juin is a festive prelude to the the July Festival. And what do we find in this welcoming room?

This is your opportunity to get ready for our upcoming major events. And quite simply to discover exceptional artists, young talents of the Academy or renowned musicians throughout the differents events offered.

To close this teeming prelude and open the July festival, everyone is invited to PARADES [S], free concert on the Cours Mirabeau which will fill the audience with enthusiasm to the most beautiful Handel's arias.

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07 June to 09 June
Comme je l'entends - Aix en Juin
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Comme je l'entends - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Le 3bisF propose, dans le cadre du Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, les représentations du spectacle de Benjamin Dupé avec les voix des auditeurs de l'atelier mené au Merlan scène nationale à Marseille Regards, oreilles et conseils : Bertrand Bossard, Benjamin de la Fuente, Laurence Perez.…

12 June
Opening(s) - Panorama - Aix en Juin
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Opening(s) - Panorama - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Let us celebrate in music the opening of Aix-en-Provence and the 69th edition of the Festival d'Aix! Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède.

14 June
Voice Master Class - Résidence Mozart - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

Voice Master Class - Résidence Mozart - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Susanna Eken [vocal professor at the Royal Academy of Music of Denmark] offers a vocal enhancement around the repertoire of Mozart and Haydn. Faithful of the Académie, she teaches singers and vocal coaches pianists the opera Mozartian music with a technical and physiological approach to voice.…

14 June
Choeur IBN Zaydoun - Aix en Juin
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Choeur IBN Zaydoun - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

The Choeur Ibn Zaydoun performs a repertoire of traditional Middle Eastern songs and ancient and contemporary Arabic poems, based on original compositions by Moneim Adwan. Direction, singing, ‘ûd : Moneim Adwan. Chorus : Choeur multiculturel Ibn Zaydoun. Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède.

16 June
Erismena (Francesco Cavalli) - Opera Public Rehearsal - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

Erismena (Francesco Cavalli) - Opera Public Rehearsal - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

During the final adjustments, the Festival invites you to attend a rehearsal of this production presented all along the Festival, from July 7th a privileged moment behind the scenes of the opera! Conductor : Leonardo García Alarcón. Stage director : Jean Bellorini. Théâtre du Jeu de Paume.

17 June to 18 June
Phone Call to Hades - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

Phone Call to Hades - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Musical performance in the public space for three singers and recorded voices. Composition : Cathy van Eck. Stage director : Blanka Rádóczy. Dramaturgy and co-direction : Isabelle Kranabetter. Costumes : Claudia Irro. Soprano : Julia Moorman. Baritone : Guillaume Paire. Mezzo-soprano : Sarah…

17 June
Au plus fort de l'orage - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

Au plus fort de l'orage - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Spectacle musical autour de la correspondance d'Igor Stravinski et Ernest Ansermet pour un comédien, deux chanteuses et un pianiste. Une aventure musicale et humaine traversant le XXe siècle tour à tour marqué par des révolutions, des guerres, des inventions, des questionnements ainsi qu'une…

19 June
Voice and Piano Master Class - Résidence Mozart - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

Voice and Piano Master Class - Résidence Mozart - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Ouri Bronchti (vocal coach pianist) works the Mozart repertoire with the young singers and pianists of the residency. Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède.

20 June
The adventures of Pinocchio - Aix en Juin
Cinema - 7th art

The adventures of Pinocchio - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Before you listen the new story of Pinocchio in the opera created by Joël Pommerat and Philippe Boesmans, let us return to the classics: the Festival d'Aix and the Institut de l'Image propose you a projection of The Adventures of Pinocchio (1972), the movie by Luigi Comencini who inspired the…

21 June to 29 June
The Rake's Progress (Igor Stravinski) - Opera Public Rehearsal - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

The Rake's Progress (Igor Stravinski) - Opera Public Rehearsal - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

During the final adjustments, the Festival invites you to attend a rehearsal of this production presented all along the Festival, from July 5th a privileged moment behind the scenes of the opera! Conductor : Daniel Harding Stage director : Simon McBurney. Théâtre de l'Archevêché.

22 June
Don Giovanni (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart) - Répétition publique d'opéra - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

Don Giovanni (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart) - Répétition publique d'opéra - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

During the final adjustments, the Festival invites you to attend a rehearsal of this production presented all along the Festival, from July 6th a privileged moment behind the scenes of the opera! Conductor : Jérémie Rhorer. Stage director : Jean-François Sivadier. Théâtre de l'Archevêché.

22 June
Confidence pour confidence - Aix en Juin
Electro

Confidence pour confidence - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

HSBC Laureates of the Académie for the concert Confidence pour confidence at Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède. Program : - Felix Mendelssohn String Quartet in E minor, op.44 n°2 - Franz Schubert Quartet n°13 in A minor "Rosamunde" D.804. Violin : Jordan Victoria and Alexandre Vu Viola : Corentin…

23 June
Carmen (Georges Bizet) - Opera Public Rehearsal - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

Carmen (Georges Bizet) - Opera Public Rehearsal - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

During the final adjustments, the Festival invites you to attend a rehearsal of this production presented all along the Festival, from July 4th a privileged moment behind the scenes of the opera! Conductor : Pablo Heras-Casado. Stage director : Dmitri Tcherniakov. Théâtre de l'Archevêché.

23 June
Composer Master Class - Pinocchio Residency - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

Composer Master Class - Pinocchio Residency - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Philippe Boesmans [composer of Pinocchio] presents the music of his opera Pinocchio with Nicolas Royez [vocal coach pianist] and singers engaged as covers for this new production given in world premiere and in opening of the Festival from July 3rd. Composer of Pinocchio : Philippe Boesmans.…

23 June
¿ Tangos ? - Aix en Juin
Classical Music

¿ Tangos ? - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

As part of the Creation and Innovation Workshops, the Trio Sōra offers a meeting, at Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède, between chamber music and dance around a traditional and contemporary tango repertory and questions the influence of choreography on the interpretation . Piano : Pauline Chenais.…

24 June
As This Dark Hour Ends - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

As This Dark Hour Ends - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

The artists of the Mozart Residency give a restitution of their work interpreting extracts of operas on the subject of the separation. Stage director : Joseph W.Alford. Songs : Singers of the Académie. Piano : Pianists of the Académie. Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède.

24 June
Odyssée N°7 - A voix nues - Aix en Juin
Classical Music

Odyssée N°7 - A voix nues - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Concert au sein de l'auditorium Campra du Conservatoire, en partenariat avec le Festival choral académique (dispositif culturel du rectorat de l'académie d'Aix Marseille), le conservatoire Darius Milhaud d'Aix-en-Provence, le conservatoire de Manosque et le théâtre jean le bleu de Manosque.…

26 June
Parade(s) - Festival Aix en Juin
Classical Music

Parade(s) - Festival Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

This traditional event, which is now part of the DNA of Aix en Juin, offers a free concert on the cours Mirabeau.

26 June
Stage Direction Master Class - Opera Creation Workshop - Aix en Juin
Contemporary theatre

Stage Direction Master Class - Opera Creation Workshop - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Katie Mitchell (stage director), in residence at the Festival d'Aix since 2012, has staged five opera productions of the Festival d'Aix (Written On Skin, The House Taken Over, Trauernacht, Alcina, Pelléas and Mélisande). As part of this workshop, she proposes to share with the artists of the…

27 June
La Belle Maguelone - Aix en Juin
Art lyrique - Opéra

La Belle Maguelone - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

La Belle Maguelone from Johannes Brahms by John Chest (2015 HSBC Laureate), Baritone, Marcelo Amaral (piano) and Julie Moulier (actress). Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède.

28 June
Pinocchio (Philippe Boesmans) création mondiale - Opera Public Rehearsal - Aix en Juin
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Pinocchio (Philippe Boesmans) création mondiale - Opera Public Rehearsal - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

During the final adjustments, the Festival invites you to attend a rehearsal of this production presented all along the Festival, from July 3rd a privileged moment behind the scenes of the opera! Conductor : Emilio Pomarico. Stage director : Joël Pommerat. Grand Théâtre de Provence

30 June
Trio Tatavla - Aix en Juin
Folk Music

Trio Tatavla - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

This concert explores the traditional Greek music, their native elements and the many inheritances and influences of these works nourished over time. It is proposed by Tcha Limberger, musician of stage of Pinocchio, new production given in opening of the Festival from July 3rd. Trio Tatavla.…

30 June
Gabriel Dussurget prize - Aix en Juin
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Gabriel Dussurget prize - Aix en Juin

Aix en Provence

Major figure in the opera, Gabriel Dussurget, director of the Festival d'Aix until 1972, man of vision and young talent scout, gave his name to a prize rewarding every year an artist revealed by the Académie du Festival d'Aix. This year, the 2017 Gabriel Dussurget Prize is handed to the pianist…

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Where to stay

La Ferme
B&B

La Ferme

Saint Marc Jaumegarde

Three rooms, each with separate entrances, on a pretty and verdant enclosed property (including 1 hectare of wooded garden) located between Aix en Provence and Mount Sainte Victoire. Furnished common and private terraces. Fst duplex unit of two (Grd floor living room and toilet. Fst floor has 1…

Mme et M. Grégoire
B&B

Mme et M. Grégoire

Aix en Provence

Pavillon de la Torse : Beautifully remodeled 18th century bastide 5 Bedrooms with private bath Warm and friendly ambiance. Free access to high speed Internet Non smoking environment. Free gated parking. Superb driveway bordered by centennial trees . Gardens and fountains to relax and…

Hotel du Moulin de la Pioline
Hotel

Hotel du Moulin de la Pioline

Aix en Provence

Located in Les Milles, Hotel du Moulin de la Pioline is 5 km from the centre of Aix-en-Provence. All of the rooms feature a carpeted floor, a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a desk. Each room also includes a private bathroom with a shower and a bath.

Les Hauts Pinchinats
Holiday rental

Les Hauts Pinchinats

Aix en Provence

A green and peaceful setting in the Hauts Pinchinats valley near Aix. Fine decoration. Very comfortable gite in a pine forest of 300 sq.m. Groundfloor : living-room/kitchen (microwave, washing-machine, TV/Satellite channels, DVD; Wi-Fi). Shower-room/toilet. 1st floor : 1 bedroom with a double bed…

Le Four Des Banes
B&B

Le Four Des Banes

Aix en Provence

Dans la campagne aixoise à 3km du centre historique d'Aix en Provence, Le Four des Banes est une maison d'hôtes de charme située dans 1 mas paysan du XVIIIe siècle entièrement rénové. A votre disposition, 3 grandes chambres climatisées à la décoration soignée, équipées chacune d'1…

Novotel Aix-en-Provence Pont de l'Arc Fenouillères
Hotel

Novotel Aix-en-Provence Pont de l'Arc Fenouillères

Aix en Provence

Located in a very green area, alongside the Arc river, at the Novotel Aix en Provence, you are in the heart of Provence. The hotel is located 5 km away from the town centre. for business or pleasure, Novotel priorities are your comfort and well being. Garden, swimming-pool, terrace... Private &…

Vendôme
Hotel

Vendôme

Aix en Provence

The Hôtel Vendôme, a two stars air conditionned hôtel, welcomes you in its comfortable rooms near the city center, 5mn walk.

Mme et M. LOUBIERE
B&B

Mme et M. LOUBIERE

Meyreuil

Villa Valbelle : An oasis of calm, only 3 km from the center of Aix-en-Provence. Situated at the edge of a pine forest, with magnificent views of Mount Sainte-Victoire, come and discover the charms of Villa Valbelle. The perfect place from which to visit Aix-en-Provence the city of Cézanne,…

Le moulin de Ravel
B&B

Le moulin de Ravel

Aix en Provence

An ancient farm-house ( seventeeth and nineteeth centuries ) that used to be a fulling mill ( to make wool ), then a wheat mill ( to make ....flour! ) and finally a farm-house, up to 2001 when it was transformed into a residence. Some elements from the mill have survived up to now.

Things to do

The Bibemus Quarries
Monument

The Bibemus Quarries

Aix en Provence

The ochre molasse quarries of Bibemus used to supply the pale stone that is so characteristic of numerous monuments in the city of Aix en Provence. Situated between the route du Tholonet and the route de Vauvenargues, Bibémus refers to a rocky plateau, part of which was used as a stone quarry…

C23
Fashion

C23

Aix en Provence

Ready-to-wear clothing, shoes and accessories for the women.

Triaaangles
Fashion

Triaaangles

Aix en Provence

Rendre l’art accessible à tous. En plus des modèles exposés au shop, il est possible de personnaliser t-shirts, sweats, coques smartphones ou encore tote-bag avec des visuels de graphistes via le site de la marque. Votre modèle unique, entièrement fabriqué à Aix, est disponible…

Adams
Sailing gear hire

Adams

Aix en Provence

Association pour le Développement des Activités Marines et Subaquatiques. Permanence au local le vendredi soir à 19h30. Entraînement à la piscine du Centre Universitaire 35, av. Jules Ferry le jeudi de 19h à 21h. Sorties en mer toute l'année. Formation, exploration, baptême.…

Arc walk
Landscape

Arc walk

Aix en Provence

A walk along the banks of the Arc which flows to the south of the city. The walk follows the meanders of the river and includes play areas for children, a fitness trail, and meadows shaded by large trees near the water. It covers an area of 100,000m2. History: The municipality purchased the…

Sun E Bike, locations de vélos électriques
Bicycle hire

Sun E Bike, locations de vélos électriques

Aix en Provence

Sun -e -Bike offers a new way to discover the Luberon, the Alpilles and Aix-en-Provence by renting its 200 electric bikes spread over the villages of Bonnieux, St Remy de Provence and Aix-en-Provence. One day or several days renting available. The carefully reviewed bike’s course reveals great…

Aix Golf Académie
Golf

Aix Golf Académie

Aix en Provence

Aix Golf, the ideal place to learn or improve your game in a friendly atmosphere just 5 minutes from the centre of Aix.

La fromagerie du Passage
Souvenirs

La fromagerie du Passage

Aix en Provence

Dairy store

Cafeism
Lieu culturel

Cafeism

Aix en Provence

Near the Saint-Sauveur Cathedral and close to the Pasteur parking, "Cafeism" is the coffee, barista and latte art specialist in Aix-en-Provence. Coffees are roasted by the best roasters and meticulously prepared by Adrien. Choosing from the wide selection is quite difficult. On the sweet side,…

Where to eat

Zinc d'Hugo (Le)
Food guide restaurant

Zinc d'Hugo (Le)

Aix en Provence

Over a glass of wine selected from dedicated growers, come and discover stylish cuisine made from local produce in a bistrot setting that blends modern and retro. Mediterranean cuisine using ingredients from the market. Wine bar.

Bastide du Cours
Food guide restaurant

Bastide du Cours

Aix en Provence

Ideally located on Cours Mirabeau in the heart of Aix en Provence, La Bastide du Cours provides a wonderfully warm and relaxed setting. As for the food, our chef, Charly Valdez and his team invite you to travel....his creative cuisine is inspired by flavours from all over the world, blended with…

Formal (Le)
Food guide restaurant

Formal (Le)

Aix en Provence

Despite the extreme discretion of this very refined and hidden-away eatery in Rue Espariat, Jean-Luc Le Formal's reputation went beyond the 15th-century arches of this artist's studio many years back. A colourist of flavours and alchemist of sauces, Jean-Luc juggles cleverly with his produce and…

Riad (Le)
Food guide restaurant

Riad (Le)

Aix en Provence

This Moroccan restaurant is in the historic centre of Aix-en-Provence, between the Town Hall and the Rotonde fountain, near Cours Mirabeau. It is inside the former Cordeliers Abbey, a listed historical monument, which adds its charm to the already refined, discreet oriental decor. In summer, eat…

Les Deux Garçons
Food guide restaurant

Les Deux Garçons

Aix en Provence

Les Deux Garçons Brasserie, in the unique consular setting period of the Hotel De Gantes, is named in memory of the two waiters who had bought it in 1840 . It holds the memory of many past celebrities such as Raimu , Jouvet, Mistinguett , Churchill, Sartre , Picasso, Piaf, Cendrars , Trenet ,…

Le Comptoir du Clos - Renaissance Aix-en-Provence Hôtel
Cuisine de Provence

Le Comptoir du Clos - Renaissance Aix-en-Provence Hôtel

Aix en Provence

Le chef Arnaud Davin avait envie de "France" : de retour des îles, il arrivet en Provence pour reprendre la brasserie chic du tout nouveau cinq étoiles aixois, le Mariott Renaissance. Au « Comptoir », bistrot au décor chic - bois sombre, banquettes design et suspensions glamour -, des…

Les vieilles canailles
Food guide restaurant

Les vieilles canailles

Aix en Provence

Opened on a pedestrian street, this brand new restaurant in the heart of Aix-en-Provence is a true den of epicureans. Authentic French bistro, the “Vieilles Canailles” offers a simple, local and savory cuisine, a rigorous selection of wines in a convivial atmosphere.

Maison Nosh Sextius
Food guide restaurant

Maison Nosh Sextius

Aix en Provence

Nosh is more than just another house with a Hot dog concept. The trans-Atlantic dishes are revisited with a French and creative touch for amazing recipes that include the classics. The Nosh house is most ready to bring you a healthy diet all products are from local producers and a great variety…

Tomate verte (La)
Food guide restaurant

Tomate verte (La)

Aix en Provence

This is a bistro as it ought to be: quick midday deals for busy workers and a more elaborate evening menu for those who wish to truly savour their food. Everyone, however, can enjoy fresh, seasonal produce as part of a menu that changes according to the whims of the local market and which still…

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