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About the Festival

The Festival des Trois Chateaux is an international festival built upon the pillars of collaboration and creativity, and open to both choral ensembles and individual performers from all across the world. This festival is located in the scenic Loire Valley, which also holds tremendous historical significance, having been home to Leonardo da Vinci during his years in France.

Enjoy the camaraderie of singers from around the globe, performance opportunities at three of the most prominent Chateaux's in the Loire Valley, a masterclass led by a world-renowned musical director, exceptional food, and extraordinary vineyards. This will be the festival's inaugural event, and we are tremendously excited about offering this new opportunity to any interested group leaders!

2022 Details: June 23-26

Perform with Maestro Till Aly, the lauded German conductor, Parisian resident, and founder of the Chœur de Paris, for a memorable performance of the Faure “Requiem” in the enshrined splendor of the Cathedrale de Blois. This performance will be preceded by a Masterclass led by the Maestro. This is a unique opportunity to perform with Le Chœur de Paris and the Chorale du Conservatoire de Blois!

Schedule (View Sample Itinerary)

Thursday, June 23, 2022: Welcome evening in the courtyard of the Chateau de Blois.

Friday, June 24, 2022:  Afternoon performance in the Chapelle of le Chateau de Chambord.

Saturday, June 25, 2022:  Evening performance in le Chateau de Cheverny -- the venue that inspired le Chateau de Moulinsart in The Adventures of Tintin.

Sunday, June 26, 2022: Grand performance of the Faure “Requiem” with Maestro Aly.

About the Maestro

German conductor Till Aly, who has lived in Paris for over a decade, combines musical excellence with all the characteristics of a versatile personality that lives entirely in the present. In his work, Aly convinces with his "profound understanding of music and his precision in detail" and conveys "an impressive spectrum of nuances and colors in great clarity," drawing on full stylistic competence and deep musical empathy.

2023 Dates: TBD

Extend your trip to experience France's incredible cuisine, style, and culture!

Gourmet food, world-class art museums, amazing castles and cathedrals, beautiful countryside and pristine beaches are just a few of the reasons why France is one of the most visited locations in the world. Our itineraries give your group the opportunity to engage with locals while experiencing all the great sights, sounds, and tastes this wonderful country has to offer.

Encore invites you to extend your stay in this most musical of cities to experience all that France has to offer. Want to learn more? Please watch Encore Live: From Paris to hear more about this festival!

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