Xavier de Lignerolles


More and more projects for Xavier de Lignerolles in contemporary music.

For the event "Grenoble Capitale Verte euro 2022", he sang as soloist in a creation by Fabrice Boulanger Et puis, le monde bleu, words by Jean-Noël Poggiali, conducted by Olivier Sola.

Xavier created a duet with the accordionist Fanny Vicens, with which he will sing the cycle Winterreise by Schubert. Five concerts are coming for 2023. The duet is now represented by ATHINA CULTURE COMM.

In 2023, Xavier will sing in the opera creation Carmen case, by Diana Soh, staging by Alexandra Lacroix, conducted by Lucie Legay, as José, after Carmen's death. With Ars Nova Ensemble. First show at the Grand Théâtre of Poitiers on May the 4th. Then, in January 2024, at the Luxembourg Theater and at the Bordeaux Opera. In 2025, at the Limoges Opera. Coproduction with the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel (Belgium).

Six concerts of Mozart's Requiem as soloist, in Lyon and around, are coming in autumn 23.

Xavier will sing one of the three roles in the next Sophie Lacaze's opera called l'étoffe inépuisable du rêve, with the Ensemble Orchestral Contemporain, conducted by Bruno Mantovani, staging by Pierre-Thirion Vallet. Creation in 2024, on March the 16th, at Monte-Carlo. Other dates in Europe are coming for 25.

Some creations with Musicatreize Ensemble for 2023. In August the 28th, Hercule, dernier acte by Zad Moultaka, at the Berlioz Festival (world premiere), musical for a cappella six voices and video, and then, in Arles. Then, in November, at the Rouen Opera. And a new record on Michel Pétrossian's vocal work, Trois Amours (Label l'empreinte digitale). Xavier de Lignerolles sings, in the piece Amours sidoniennes, a duet for two tenors soloists, horns and cellos.

A few concerts with Tarentule Ensemble everywhere in France this summer, then the Journées Européennes du Patrimoine in Nice. Three creations (July, November and December) and a new record for this autumn.