PYGMALION in residence
As part of its policy of supporting young artists, the Opéra National de Bordeaux has hosted Pygmalion in residence since 2014. Pygmalion, a choir and orchestra on period instruments founded in 2006 by Raphaël Pichon, explores the connections that link Bach to Mendelssohn, Schütz to Brahms or Rameau to Gluck and Berlioz. This residency provides artistic support for the ensemble's projects, particularly its operatic projects. It also promotes national and European co-productions and joint efforts towards long-term educational and territorial projects.
Performances by Pygmalion: Libertà, 18 December, Praetorius, 2 March, and Mozart's Great Mass in C Minor, 13 May. As part of the ONB season events, Pygmalion will also offer a season of chamber music concerts a season of chamber music concerts at Station Ausone.