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Festival Baroque de Tarentaise

Discover “The Ascension of Mont Ventoux”, where the texts of Guillaume Martin and Petrarch come together, carried by the lyrical voices, baroque instruments and the captivating narration of Gilles de Schryver.

Cultural Festival Baroque de Tarentaise Saint-Martin-de-Belleville


    On Monday 12 August 2024 from 21:00:00 in 21:00:00
    Saint-Martin-de-Belleville (73440)

    When the texts of the young cyclist and essayist Guillaume Martin (best climber of the Tour
    of Spain 2020 and in the Top 10 of the Tour de France in recent years) echo the
    verses from Petrarch, famous poet and famous climber of Mont Ventoux... When three
    lyrical voices supported by the viols and the lute dialogue with the voice of the actor Gilles de
    Schryver... When the chiseled madrigals of the greatest Italian polyphonists come into play

    resonance with the equally chiseled architecture of the baroque churches of Saint-Martin-de-
    Belleville and Peisey-Nancroix... This gives “The Ascension of Mont Ventoux”, a show

    astonishing created especially for the Festival by Lambert Colson, the artistic director
    from InAlto, also a lover of summits. A program to take – by bike if possible –
    high perched side roads!


    Adult: 12 €, Child: 8 €.


    Languages spoken : French


    Monday 12 August 2024 at 9 pm.


    Place de la mairie 73440 Saint-Martin-de-Belleville
    Information update on 15/05/2024 by Office de Tourisme des Menuires