Kheops Ensemble at Festival Musiq’3 2018
30th June 2018
6:00 pm
Marni, Flagey, Brussels
Monsieur Croche – A Conversation with Debussy
When Debussy became music critic for leading Parisian artistic journal, La Revue Blanche in 1904, he penned imaginative articles in the form of a conversation with a fictitious character by the name of Monsieur Croche. Kheops Ensemble present a programme inspired by pieces related to these imaginary and often wry conversations.

Claude Debussy, Syrinx for flute – Violin Sonata in G minor : Finale – Deux Mélodies for voice and piano – Sonata for flute, viola and harp : Finale

Modeste Moussorgski, The Nursery for soprano and piano

Maurice Ravel, selection from Ma mère l’oye for piano four hands – Piano Trio in A minor : Pantomime

Camille Saint-Saëns, from Carnaval des Animaux : The Swan – Tarentelle for flute, clarinet and piano, Op. 6

Jules Massenet, Elegy for voice, cello and harp

Bela Kovacs, Hommage à Strauss for clarinet

Alphonse Hasselmans, La source for harp

Ronald Van Spaendonck, clarinet
Gilles Breda, flute

Ning Kam, violin, viola

Marie Hallynck, cello
Sophie Hallynck, harp
Muhiddin Durruoglu, piano
Anne Cambier, vocal
Patrick Leterme, piano, texts