Florien Hilgenkamp brings the Christmas story and its characters back to life while singing and narrating, with Celia García-García providing the musical accompaniment to the beautiful Bösendorfer Imperial. Using beautiful songs and arias by Handel, Mahler, Fauré and Debussy, among others, the two artists will take you on a journey to Bethlehem. Travel with Florien and Celia and experience the beautiful Christmas story in the Edesche Concert Hall!
Handel, Debussy, Schubert
Florien Hilgenkamp won the audience award during the competition of the Prix d'Harmonie in Rotterdam and the 1st prize at the "Netherlands American Community Concert" in the Concertgebouw of Amsterdam. This gave her the opportunity to give a solo recital at Carnegie Hall in New York. Florien could be listened to several times on the radio, like in the programs Viertakt Podium
Florien Hilgenkamp: 'When I was eleven years old, I already knew that I wanted to make singing my work and that I wanted to become a singer later on. My singing lady Lucette once showed me an Italian opera and I loved it. "I didn't want anything else Read our entire interview with Florien.
Pianist Celia García-García studied at the Codars Conservatory in Rotterdam. She is a much sought-after accompanist of singers and active in various chamber music ensembles. On television she could be seen in 'The Tenth Van Tijl' and in the much watched programme Maestro of the AVRO
Liedrecital Bösendorfer Imperial 290 Edesche Liedrecitals vleugel Olivier Messiaen Claude Debussy Gabriel Fauré Georg Friedrich Händel Manuel de Falla Gustav Mahler