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Sat, Mar 10, 2018 5:00pm –

Cultural Services of the French Embassy
972 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10075

Entraide Française

Spring Young Talent Concert: Virgil Boutellis-Taft & Thibaut Garcia

A concert celebrating the talents of Virgil Boutellis-Taft (violin) and Thibaut Garcia (guitar) as they perform Bach, Paganini, Piazzolla, Albeniz, and others. 

Thibaut Garcia
Winner of the 2015 Guitar Foundation of America International Concert Artists Competition, Thibaut Garcia made his New York debut at the 92stY with the D’Addario foundation.
Dubbed “The Little Prince of Classical Guitar” by the Classical Guitar magazine, he travels the world today, giving more than 80 concerts in 2017, in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe and Australia.
He is regularly invited to play with orchestras such as the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the Toulouse Capitol Orchestra, the Montpellier National Orchestra …
He is now an exclusive artist at Warner Classics & Erato, where his latest album “Leyendas” around Spanish music was released in 2016.
His next recording will be devoted to the great master Johann Sebastian Bach.

Virgil Boutellis Taft
Described as an “unrivaled violinist,” “of fiery temperament” (Canard Enchainé), Virgil Boutellis-Taft regularly gives solo and chamber music concerts in Europe and the United States.
He has played with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, the Chamber Orchestra Emeritus of Israel, the Sinfonia Varsovia, the Pelléas Chamber Orchestra, the Mid Atlantic Symphony Orchestra… His latest CD “Between Orient and Occident” was released on October 7th, 2016 by Evidence Classics/Harmonia Mundi.