International Concert Organist
Program will include:
– chromatic fantasy and fugue in D minor BWV 903
Antonio Vivaldi/JS Bach
– concerto in la minor BWV 593 (allegro, adagio, allegro)
Antonio Vivaldi/Jean Guillou
– concerto in D major (allegro, larghetto, allegro)
– pièce héroïque
– introduction and passacaglia in D minor
Serge Prokofiev/Jean Guillou
– toccata Op.11
Born in Belgium in 1980. Etienne Walhain is the appointed organist of the Ducroquet and Merklin organ at the Cathedral of Our Lady in Tournai (B).
He is the recipient of no less than 8 prizes, obtained while he was studing at the Royal Conservatory of Mons and Brussels, the Conservatory of Luxembourg-Ville and at the National Conservatory of Lyon (classes attended with Stéphane Detournay, Louis Robilliard and Jean-Jaques Kasel).
Meeting Jean Guillou in 1998, with whom he worked for 10 years, was a major turning point in his career.
Etienne Walhain is currently pursuing his career as a concert artist, which has, to date, taken him throughout Europe, the US and Canada.