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CONCERTS

Moldavie 
16 avril 18h00

Organ Hall from ChiƟinău, Republic of Moldova
JS Bach, JC Bach, JCF Bach, Bach/Heaps, Bach/Balayer

Contes
3 mai 20h30

Eglise Sainte-Marie Madeleine de Contes
JC Bach, JCF Bach, Lully, Rameau

Palma de Majorque
6 mai 20h15

Basilica Sant Francesc of Palma Mallorca-Spain
XII Setmana Internacional d'orgue Antoni Martorell
Bach/Mendelssohn/Ravel

Glasgow
10 mai 18h00

University of Glasgow
Music in the University
Bach/Mendelssohn/Ravel

Grimaud
17 mai 21h00

Eglise St-Michel
Soirées Musicales de Grimaud
Bach(s)

Besançon
28 juin

Eglise St-Louis de Montrapon
Le Rameau d'Olivier

La Rochelle
25 juillet 2019

La Rochelle

Urrugne
4 août 18h00

Eglise Saint Vincent d’Urrugne
De Rameau Ă  RavelUrrugne

St Maximin
11 août 21h00

Basilique de St-Maximin la Sainte-Baume
Le Rameau d’Olivier

Moscow
29 octobre 
International Arts Center 

Rameau, Bach, Ravel

St-Petersbourg 
3 novembre 
: Mariinsky 

Rameau, Bach, Ravel

Since 2006, the Vernet-Meckler Organ Duet has dazzled audiences across the world promoting the novel repertoire of four-hand music for the organ through brilliant performances and over numerous acclaimed recordings (Diapason d’Or, Choc du Monde de la Musique, 5/5 Hifi-Video, Maestro Pianiste, 6/6 PianoNews, Fono Forum, Luxemburger Wort, American record Guide
), regularly broadcasted in Europe and USA (France Musique, Europe 1, France Inter, Radio Classique, RCF, RTBF, RAI, American Public Media,
). In addition to its concert activity (for example in Festival du Comminges, International Organ Festival of Saint-RĂ©my-de-Provence, Festival Les Riches Heures de la RĂ©ole, Festival du Printemps des Orgues in Angers, International Organ Festival of Saint-Louis-des-français Ă  Rome, Victoria Hall in Geneva, Palau de la MĂșsica Catalana in Barcelona, Salle Philharmonique in LiĂšge, Auditorium Maurice Ravel in Lyon, International Organ Festival of Andorre, International Organ Festival of Poblet, Avignon Festival, International Organ Festival of Monaco, Philharmonie de Paris, Festival Pablo Casals
), Vernet-Meckler Organ Duet devotes a large part of its activity to searching and developing organ duet repertoire. Some composers have dedicated pieces especially for them (Julien Bret, Pierre Cholley, Rafihavana Ratovondrahety, Tal Zilber, Philip Robert Buttal, John Carmichael, Charles Balayer, NarcĂ­s Bonet, HervĂ© Lesvenan, Gunnar Idenstam...). Vernet-Meckler Organ Duet is produced by KV608 Association, and represented for USA and Canada by Seven Eight Artists in Houston (www.seveneightartists.com), for Europe by Mark Stephen Buhl Agency in Vienna (www.msbuhl.com).

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Olivier Vernet has studied with Gaston Litaize, Marie-Claire Alain, and Michel Chapuis in the class where he won first prize for organ at the Conservatoire National SupĂ©rieur de Musique de Paris. He has received awards from the foundations of Aram Khachaturian, Marcel Bleustein-Blanchet, Marcelle and Robert de Lacour, and the Yehudi Menuhin Foundation. To date, Olivier Vernet has recorded 110 CDs, which have received distinguished awards including: Diapason d’Or; Choc du Monde de la Musique; ffff TĂ©lĂ©rama, 10 de RĂ©pertoire, Joker Crescendo, RecommandĂ© Classica. Four of the most sought-after french honors have been bestowed on Mr. Vernet: Grand Prix de la Nouvelle AcadĂ©mie du Disque, Grand Prix de l’AcadĂ©mie Charles Cros, Grand Prix de l’AcadĂ©mie des Beaux-Arts, 2000 Diapason d’Or and 2016 Choc Classica. Artistic Director for the Monaco International Organ Festival, He is the titular organist of the Monaco Cathedral. As such, he played the princely wedding in 2011. Olivier Vernet is Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and Chevalier de l’Ordre monĂ©gasque du MĂ©rite Culturel.

CĂ©dric Meckler is holder of a doctorate in Medicine (MD) and in Neurosciences (PhD), and was a medical officer, holding the rank of colonel. After completing a Medicine thesis dedicated to Schumann’s mental disease, he defended another Neurosciences thesis focused on cerebral activity related to control of musical motor activities. Researcher and Hypnotherapist in the Army until 2017, he has used his research and publications to offer a new reading grid of reference methods devoted to piano technique. From now on, he practices and explores the field of non-ordinary states of consciousness (hypnosis, meditation, lucid dreaming) that he uses for artistic help, including preparation for the stage.

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