Aurélien Pascal and Rémi Geniet Cello & Piano Recital

The Pharos Arts Foundation, with the kind support of Institut Français de Chypre, presents a unique cello and piano recital with two of the most prominent French artists of the younger generation: Aurélien Pascal and Rémi Geniet. Laureate of several prestigious international competitions, including the Paulo Competition in Finland and the Emanuel Feuermann Competition in Germany, the 24-year-old cellist Aurélien Pascal has already performed as a soloist with some of the most renowned orchestras, and he has appeared in prestigious festivals and concert halls around the world. Current season will see him appearing at the Konzerthaus Berlin, the Beethovenhaus in Bonn, the Cellofest in Finland and Salle Gaveau in Paris before arriving to Cyprus to join forces with the exciting young pianist Rémi Geniet. A prize winner of the prestigious Bonn International Beethoven Competition and the Queen Elisabeth International Piano Competition, Rémi Geniet has appeared in major venues with renowned orchestras including the philharmonic orchestras of St. Petersburg, Lille, Montpellier, Nice and Armenia and he won a “Diapason d’ Or” for his debut all-Bach CD.

For their concert in Cyprus, which will take place on Thursday 14 March at The Shoe Factory, Nicosia / 8:30pm, Pascal and Geniet will perform an exciting programme of works by Rachmaninov, Debussy, Fauré, Boulanger, Piazzolla and Ducros.

Claude Debussy: Sonata for Cello & Piano in D minor, L.135
Nadia Boulanger: Three pieces for Cello & Piano
Gabriel Faure: Après un rêve Op.7 (transcription for Cello & Piano)
Astor Piazzolla: Le Grand Tango for Cello & Piano


Sergei Rachmaninov: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op.19
Jérôme Ducros: Encore for Cello & Piano

Rémi Geniet
Aurélien Pascal