Bastille Day Concert with Pascale Berthelot

14 July 2023
Classical Music

On the occasion of Bastille Day (14 July 2023), we’ll be broadcasting on our Facebook and YouTube channels a special piano concert by Pascale Berthelot, recorded in April 2023. 

A concert pianist, improviser and composer graduated from the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Lyon, Pascale Berthelot invites you to enjoy a programme of new music, including pieces by composers Gérard Pesson, Claire-Mélanie Sinnhuber and some of her very own improvisations.

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« Pascale Berthelot is a musician with a sensibility, and I would have to say an extraordinary sensitivity. Music is for her an experience of mind and body, an everyday transcendence.» Gérard Pesson, composer.



Gérard Pesson
La lumière n’a pas de bras pour nous porter
Music for Newport
Wandering Direct Sister (à Pascale Berthelot)

Tristan Murail
La Mandragore

Claire-Mélanie Sinnhuber
Papier – Brouillard (World premiere)

Harrisson Birtwistle
Variations from the Golden Moutain

Pascale Berthelot
Sur le paravent d’Or
Le kimono de soie
A qui est-il?
Vent d’automne


About the artist

Since 2008, Pascale Berthelot is the artistic director of the collection Cuicatl, dedicated to new music, for La Buissonne label (world distribution by ECM – France distribution by PIAS). In 2020, ECM Records released her latest album Saison Secrète.

As part of Les Salons en Musique, a concert series supported by Aline Foriel-Destezet, in partnership with Diaphonique