Series of concerts “Paris, mon amour” by Oliver Kuusik and Géraldine Kuusik-Casanova

Oliver Kuusik and Géraldine Kuusik-Casanova, are famous lyrical artists in Estonia. They will play throughout the summer, 6 romantic concerts called "Paris, Mon amour"/"Paris, My Love".

In the concerts program, you will find classic songs from French renowned names such as Edith Piaf, Yves Montand, George Brassens with jazz accompaniment. The songs, known all around the world, will be performed, for the most part, in their original language, in French, like "L'hymne à l'amour", "Les feuilles mortes" et "Aux Champs-Élysées".

The accordionist Jaak Lutsoja and the double bassist Tanel Liiberg will support the singers.

Géraldine is one of our teachers at the Institut Français d'Estonie! Do not miss the opportunity to watch her sing!

The concerts:
June 25th at 8 P.M., at the Villa Amende in Pärnu
June 27th at 8 P.M., at Anija's Manor
June 28th at 8 P.M., Antonius Yard in Tartu
June 29th at 8 P.M., at the Saint John's Church in Tallinn
July 1st at 8 P.M., at the Kernu Manor
July 2nd at 8 P.M., at the Vihula Manor

Read this article in: Français, Eesti,

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