Project outputs and impact
Editing, Performing and Re-Composing the Musical Past: French Neoclassicism (1870–)
A three-day international conference, took place at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire from 5–7 September 2018. Details of the event, including a copy of the programme, can be found on the conference website.
The Édition classique includes over 120 edited volumes of music. A major output of the ‘Accenting the Classics’ project is the creation of a complete catalogue of the contents of the collection. A complete PDF catalogue will be available here shortly.
A special recital of music from the Éditon classique was given as part of the three-day project conference in September 2018. This was performed by advanced pianists from the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Domonkos Csabay and Connor Wilcox.
Workshop for Young Pianists
A one-day workshop in June 2019 for members of the Junior Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. The workshop was led by internationally acclaimed pianist and scholar, Professor Roy Howat (Royal Academy of Music), along with the project team.
Concert for Young Pianists
The Workshop for Young Pianists ended with a public concert by the participants.
A recital including works from Durand’s Édition classique, took place at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire on 24 February 2017 as part of a week-long Festival Parisien.
Listen to György Hodozso and Domonkos Csabay perform:
Mendelssohn, edited Ravel, 6 pièces enfantines, Op. 72, piano 2-hands
Ravel Ma mère l’Oye, piano 4-hands