Music of cPASSIONS Pasion - love and prayer and life
One of the world's largest classical music music festival "La Folle Journee" is reborn!
From classic fan to 0-year-old baby. "La Folle Journee o japon" which recorded 6,400,000 number of the total visitors. It is freer and, under the theme of universal keyword to carry through human culture from this year, sends encounter with music filled with adventure.
○More than 2,000 appearance artists, we hold concerts more than 300 times.
○Many masterpiece of masterpieces and unknown masterpieces from 1 performance approximately 45 minutes 1,500 yen.
○As for free event and shop, stand. We make merry from morning to evening.
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Classic music festival that La Folle Journee was born in port town Nantes in northwestern France in 1995. Naming of "La Folle Journee" (day of enthusiasm) is the same and shows the most exciting development in music festival that there is number of Europe. We set composer and genre to become theme every year. In 9 venues of convention center "protagonist de kongure", concert of approximately 45 minutes is developed concurrently from morning to evening. Seasonal young person and big name give a performance 300 to player in row, five days! We hold this. We choose favorite music and can indulge in music all day.
Besides, admission is surprising low price called 6 - 27EURO (700 yen - 3,000 yen). It depends on intention of Rene Martin (artistic director) to "want to reclaim new audience who has you enjoy first-class performance casually, and supports the tomorrow's classical music". Person of classic concert first experience occupies 60% of visitors, and many children participate, too.
Popularity of La Folle Journee developed in unique concept is holding in Tokyo International Forum to foreign territory from Bilbao, 2005 in Spain from Lisbon, 2002 in Portugal from extent, 2000. It is held in Tosu in Niigata, Lake Biwa, Warsaw, 2011 in Kanazawa and Rio de Janeiro, 2010 in Brazil in 2009 and puts all great success and causes a sensation in classical music music circles.