Piano Nocturnes at the Hippodrome
3rd edition
June 28 to July 7
An enchanting symphony on the Mediterranean coast

The Festival Les Nocturnes du Piano returns this year from June 28 to July 7, 2024 for its 3rd edition at theHippodrome de la Côte d’Azur in Cagnes-sur-Mer, with an exceptional program for an unforgettable celebration.

Immerse yourself in the captivating world of classical music, especially the piano, with spellbinding Recitals on the magnificent Fazioli concert piano.
Promising young talents under the age of 33 will be in the spotlight, crowned by the masterful evening of Philippe Bianconi, the Festival’s Patron, on Tuesday July 2.

The Festival’s Cercle des Pianistes already includes a number of young pianists who are now making their mark all over the world: Théo Fouchenneret, Jean-Paul Gasparian, Clément Lefebvre, Remi Geniet, Celia Oneto Bensaid, Florent Noack and ….Nour Ayadi.

This year’s line-up includes : Jean-Baptiste Doulcet on June 28, Ryan Wang on June 29, Marie-Ange Nguci on June 30, Marcel Tadokoro on July 5, Rachel Breen on July 6 and, to close the Festival, Jorge Gonzalez Buajasan on July 7.

In addition to the recitals, a highlight of the Festival will be the Samson François International Piano Competition, featuring a prestigious jury.
250 candidates from 47 countries will compete this year… When the two artistic directors of the competition, Olga Monakh and Nicolas Bringuier, supported by Christine Gastaud, President of the Festival, founded this competition in 2022, they could not have dreamed of such success!

Cagnes-sur-Mer will be in the spotlight for ten days,
a piano capital from june 29 to july 7!

Piano Nocturnes

Friday June 28 to Sunday July 7
at 9pm – Hippodrome de la Côte d’Azur

Young talents in recital: Jean-Baptiste Doulcet
Ryan Wang – Marie-Ange Nguci – Marcel Tadokoro
Rachel Breen – Jorge Gonzales Buajasan

Tuesday, July 2: Exceptional recital by Philippe Bianconi

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