Artistic and Music Director, Marlon Daniel, leads a thought-provoking panel discussion for Tafelmusik (one of the world's top period instrument orchestras) to discuss the life, music and legacy of Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges!

Distinguished panelists include Dr. Christine Gangelhoff, violinist Tanya Charles Iveniuk, and Tafelmusik violist Patrick G. Jordan.

Wednesday, May 19th, 7pm EDT
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COVID-19 UPDATE: Please note that due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be hosting a festival in 2021. Plans are currently underway for an exciting festival in April 2022. Please stay tuned to our website for updates. Thank you for your continued support of the Festival International de Musique Saint-Georges

The Festival International de Musique Saint-Georges is a tribute to Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges (1745-1799), a great historical figure born in Guadeloupe. He was Europe's greatest fencer and an exceptional military leader at the time of the French Revolution, but his true love was music. In 18th century France, he was recognized as a virtuoso violinist, conductor and composer. His operas, concertos, quartets, symphonies and sinfonia concertantes influenced the great composers of his day, including Franz Joseph Haydn and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. His life inspired iconic authors such as Alexandre Dumas. One of the most prestigious music festivals in the Caribbean, the Saint-Georges International Music Festival stands out as a unique emblem for diversity in the classical music world.

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SPOTLIGHT: festival artist Koh Gabriel Kameda performs at the Swiss Charity Concert 2018 in Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, with the Praga Philharmonic Camerata.
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MEET: Meet rising cello star Sterling Elliott in his winning performance at the national Sphinx Competition.
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COMING UP: Artistic Director Marlon Daniel talks with Patrick D. McCoy on Across the Arts - The Maestro Series.
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