L'art de toucher le Clavecin
Fransk cembalofestival 2. - 29. september 2012


Aline Zylberajch-Gester is a graduate of the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique, Paris and of the New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, USA. She is active both as a harpsichord and fortepiano soloist and as a chamber musician and has recorded extensively. Her repertoire as a soloist includes music by Byrd, Frescobaldi, Froberger, the French harpsichord school, JS Bach and his sons, Haydn, Mozart and others. She has given masterclasses in France, Austria, Spain, Poland, Germany, Mexico, USA, and Japan and now teaches the harpsichord at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique, Paris, and at the Conservatoire National de Région de Strasbourg.

Mario Raskin was born in Argentina and studied music at the National Conservatory in Buenos Aires. From 1978 he studied the harpsichord with Rafael Pyuana in Paris and later continued his studies at the Laval University in Quebec from which he obtained a Masters Degree in Performance in 1983. After completing his studies he returned to Paris where he has pursued a career as harpsichord soloist and chamber musician. He has performed recitals and conducted master classes in many countries and has recorded extensively. He now teaches the harpsichord at the Music School of Joinville-le-Point.
Anders Danman was born in Sweden. He studied piano at the Malmö College of Music, composition and counterpoint at the University of Copenhagen and Musicology at the University of Lund. Later he studied the harpsichord and the organ with Ton Koopman  at the Sweelinck Conservatory in Amstedam from which he graduated in 1987. He has performed on concert platforms in countries such as The Netherlands, Belgium, France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Japan, Mexico and the USA. He has made several recordings for radio companies and numerous CDs and is also active as a composer. He now lives in Denmark and teaches the harpsichord at conservatories in Denmark and Sweden.