Overblog Suivre ce blog
Administration Créer mon blog
30 avril 2012 1 30 /04 /avril /2012 18:38

concert6

 

Château de La Barre, 26-30 July & 2-6 August 2012.

 

Exclusive private concert weekends under the patronage of John Nelson, honorary musical director of the Ensemble Orchestral de Paris and renowned Orchestra Director:

A midsummer nights’ dream full of music, colour, history and elegance.

 

Thursday 26th of July: - VIP welcome for tea and drinks at Château de La Barre, hosted  by                                      Comte & Comtesse de Vanssay

- Private Musical Evening followed by a Dinner at the Château de La  

  Vaudourière, hosted by Darienne Basset-Geraghty, Vice-President of the

  Festival, in presence of Comte Guy de Brantes, President of the Festival

 

Friday July 27th of July: -Visit of famous Chenonceau Castle & Amboise Royal Palace

                                    -  Concert on the theme “Brothers & Sisters” at Moulin Paillard in Poncé.

                                      Beethoven N°32 and Schubert, as well as Philippe Hersant, who will                                              personally present his compositions. Violins : Deborah and Sarah Nemtanu,

                                      alto: Adrien La Marca, cellos : Christian-Pierre La Marca, Raphael Perraud

                                    - Supper with the artists at Moulin Paillard, hosted by James & Shelly Porter.

 

Saturday 28th of July: -  Château Chêne de Coeur : lunch hosted by Comte & Comtesse

                                      Ogier d’Ivry in their private XVIIth century château followed by

                                      guided visit of the medieval Plantagenêt city of Le Mans.

                                    - Jazz Concert with Yaron Herman’s Trio (Yaron’s last recording “Follow

                                      the Rabbit” made history”), followed by dinner with the artists at the

                                     Orfrasière

 

Sunday 29st of July:  -  Sunday Brunch at Château La Vaudourière

                                     -  ConcertFrom Vienna to Prague” at St Martin’s church in Lunay,Haydn,                                 Brahms, Dvorak and Janacek.

                                      Piano : Franck Braley, violins : Deborah & Sarah Nemtanu, alto: Adrien La                                 Marca and cello : Raphael Perraud, head chello solist for the National                                          Orchestra of France.

                                   -  Private tea reception and visit of the Garden of Sasnières by owner                                            Rosamée Henrion, sister in law of former President Giscard d’Estaing.

                                   -  Dinner al fresco by the Loir River at the gourmet restaurant “Le

                                      Relais d’Antan” in the beautiful village of Lavardin.

 

Monday 30th of July:     -  Visit famous Cheverny and Chambord Castle, with a picnic lunch

             at Château de Troussay hosted by owner Baron de Sainte Marie

                             - Champagne cocktail in the Grand Salon of Château de La Barre, and Grand Siècle and Dinner in the XVIIth century dining room..

 

 ----- and -----

 

 

Thursday 2nd of August:  - VIP welcomeat Château de La Barre  by Comte & Comtessse de                                      Vanssay followed by

                                    - Champagne cocktail in the Grand Salon and Grand Siècle Dinner in the

                                     XVIIth century dining room.

 

Friday 3rd of August:   - Visit of famous Chenonceau Castle & Amboise Royal Palace.

                                   - Private tea and wine tasting reception at Château de Valmer, hosted by

                                     Comte & Comtesse de Saint Venant.

                                    - Concert on the theme “The heat of the night” at Château de La Bourdaisière                               in honour of the centennial of Jean Françaix’ birth. Mozart, Françaix,                                         Borodine & Schoenberg. With the Ensemble Musique Oblique and 1st alto :

                                     Christophe Gaugué and 1st cello : Guillaume Paoletti.

                                   - Dinner hosted by Prince Charles Albert de Broglie in the Château gardens

 

Saturday 4th of August: - Château Chêne de Coeur : lunch hosted by Comte & Comtesse

                                     Ogier d’Ivry in their private XVIIth century château followed by

                                     guided visit of the medieval Plantagenêt city of Le Mans.

                                    -  Music of the World Concert “At the heart of the Yiddish and Gypsy Soul”,                              including “A Yiddish Mame” with the Sirba Octet. 1st                                                                       and 2nd violin : Richard Schmoucler and Christian Brière, piano: Laurent

                                      Boukobza, bass: Bernard Cazauran.

                                    -  Supper with the artists at Château de Poncé, hosted by Comte & Comtesse

                                      de Malherbe

 

Sunday 5th of August:   -  Sunday Brunch at La Vaudourière hosted by Darienne Basset-

                                      Geraghty followed by

                                    -  Concert “The heart of the Austro-Hungarian Empire” in the Cathedral                                         Madeleine in Vendôme. Haydn,Kodaly, Bartok and Schubert. Piano : Arthur                               Schoonderwoerd, violin : Raphael Oleg, alto : Christophe Gaugué,

                                       1st cello : Guillaume Paoletti, bass: Eckhard Rudolph.

                                   -  Private tea reception and visit of the Garden of Sasnières by

                                       owner Rosamée Henrion, sister in law of former President Giscard d’Estaing.

                                   -  Dinner al fresco by the Loir River at the gourmet restaurant “LeRelais                                                  d’Antan” in the beautiful village of Lavardin.

 

Monday 30th of July:     -  Visit famous Cheverny and Chambord Castle, with a picnic lunch

at Château de Troussay hosted by owner Baron de Sainte Marie.

 

Limited availability. 3 nights min. stay. Price upon request, according to dates and events chosen.   info@chateaudelabarre.com Tel + 33 2 43 35 00 17

 

Repost 0
25 avril 2012 3 25 /04 /avril /2012 11:40

coin.jpg

 

Chateau de la Barre ranked 4th hotel in France and 1st in the Loire Valley for 2012 on Tripadvisor.

Repost 0
28 mars 2012 3 28 /03 /mars /2012 17:59

egg.jpg

 

Easter with elegance at Chateau de la Barre. Up to 25% off for a two nights minimum stay. See you soon...

Repost 0
22 mars 2012 4 22 /03 /mars /2012 17:47

tripadvisor.jpg

 

Château de la Barre is one year more classified by Tripadvisor the best hotel in the Western Loire Valley.

Repost 0
19 mars 2012 1 19 /03 /mars /2012 18:26

DSCN0644-copie.jpg

 

In the elegant Yellow room of Chateau de la Barre, this XVIIIth century tapestry from Aubusson will surround your aristocratic dreams.

Repost 0
2 mars 2012 5 02 /03 /mars /2012 13:07

AM04

 

National Geographic just named Le Mans 24 hours race the Number one sporting event in the world in this article http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/top-10/sporting-events/. Each year Chateau de la Barre recieve teams for this very important event.

Repost 0
16 décembre 2011 5 16 /12 /décembre /2011 20:50

vins.jpg

 

Today we recieved a selection of the most exceptional Grands Crus from Burgundy: Chambertin Clos de Beze 2009, Echezeaux 2009, Clos de Vougeot 2009, and Charmes-Chambertin 2009! Chateau de la Barre is the ultimate destination for exclusive and prestigious wine experience.

 

Repost 0
13 octobre 2011 4 13 /10 /octobre /2011 23:39
Chinois0.jpg
Two groups from China, one from Beijing the other from Hong Kong, stayed 3 nights at Chateau de la Barre. They enjoyed our chinese breakfast and the glorious Loire Valley.
Repost 0
10 septembre 2011 6 10 /09 /septembre /2011 14:17

 

Nothing but ultimate quality for Chateau de la Barre. The king of matresses for our princely Chambre Marin.

Repost 0
23 août 2011 2 23 /08 /août /2011 11:32

 

Following up on our recent publication in "Interior Design in french classic style", where Chateau de la Barre was featured, we are happy to show you our interior decoration with prestigious fabrics, persian rugs and antique tapestries.

Repost 0

Présentation

  • : Chateau de la Barre
  • Chateau de la Barre
  • : Day after day, share the life and the highlights of Chateau de la Barre in the Loire Valley.
  • Contact

Recherche

Liens