Philippe Gérard, direction
Alice Depret, soprano
Philippe Gérard got his musical degrees in piano, chamber music and conducting at the Royal Conservatorium of Brussels.
Active as a pianist and conductor in Belgium as well as abroad, he is also the permanent conductor of the chamber orchestra « la Chapelle musicale de Tournai ». He provided his collaboration to numerous youth orchestras (Conservatorium, Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve, …) and professional ones (Orchestre national de Belgique, Orchestre de Liège, Orchestre Royal de Chambre de Wallonie). Regularly invited by most of the Belgian festivals produced abroad, he was also assistant-choir conductor at the Monnaie in 2003/2004.
He is a professor of conducting at the Royal Conservatorium of Brussels and provides there also accompaniment to piano and violin classes.
Madiha Figuigui, alto
Stephan Van Dyck, tenore
Matthew Zadow, basso