Concert in tribute to Prince Rainier III


Sunday June 25, 2023, at 6 p.m. at the Cathedral of Monaco, a concert is organized as part of the Commemorations of the Centenary of the birth of Prince Rainier III

The works presented were commissioned and composed on the occasion of great moments in the life of Prince Rainier III: works by Louis Perruchot, Emile Bourdon, Henri Barraud, Léon Jehin donated to the Cathedral on the occasion of the baptism, the Accession and marriage of the prince.

The Requiem by Maurice Duruflé, will be given in memoriam


Louis-Lazare Perruchot (1852-1930), Chant baptismal

Léon Jehin, Berceuse-Pastoral pour violon, violoncelle et orgue

Henry Barraud (1900-1997), Cantate

Émile Bourdon (1884-1974), Cortège Nuptial

Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986), Requiem

  1. Introït
  2. Kyrie
  3. Domine Jesu Christe
  4. Sanctus
  5. Pie Jesu
  6. Agnus Dei
  7. Lux æterna
  8. Libera me
  9. In Paradisum


Maîtrise Notre-Dame de Paris, Adult Choir

Yves Castagnet, organ

Henri Chalet, conductor

Olivier Vernet, organ

Jean-Cyrille Gandillet, organ

Zhang Zhang, violin

Alexandre Fougeroux, cello

Solists of the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra


Free entrance.

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