Improbable Orchestr'A

After working for two years in the Bellevue neighborhood in Brest, we are thrilled to announce the final concerts! A hundred children from four schools and one after-school program are performing with great artists from Ensemble Sillages:

  • Stéphane Sordet, saxophones
  • Céline Rivoal, accordion
  • Maxime Echardour, percussion
  • Gilles Deliège, viola
  • Ingrid Schoenlaub, cello
  • Cédric Monjour & Van Hien Bui, musicians, and teachers at the Brest Conservatory
  • Henri-Pierre Deroux, artist


Sunday, May 29th - 5 p.m.
Conservatory Auditorium
Rue Émile Zola, Brest

Tuesday, May 31st - 6 p.m.
Bellevue City Hall
25 Place Napoléon III, Brest


Composing for this Improbable Orchestr'A was a commission from Ensemble Sillages. The program includes the following scenes:

  • Avola, Mayotte song
  • N’Guru Bwe, Mayotte song
  • Kerhallouest Musical Brigade #1
  • Gnagna Bwe, Mayotte song
  • Lapalu for viola & orchestra
  • Passage for percussion & live electronics
  • Kerhallouest Musical Brigade #2
  • Viostris for cello, accordion, viola, saxophone, and musical chariot
  • Kerhallouest Musical Brigade #3
  • Kele et Abi, Mayotte song
  • Modiolus for saxophone, accordion, percussion & children choir


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