Philippe Hui, conductor.
Philippe Hui is interested in all expressions of his art, the symphonic ballet, from opera to operetta and aim to share with as many beauties of this vast repertoire.
Philippe HUI joined the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris (Masterclass with Pierre Boulez) and obtains a first price of Orchestra Management. Long at the head of youth orchestras such as the Regional Youth Orchestra Upper Normandy, he became Chief Assistant at the Orchestre de Bretagne then Head Musical Opera Tours. In 2000, he founded the Haute-Normandie Atelier Lyrique which he is the Artistic Director until 2009.
In 2001, James Conlon remarks and invited him to become his assistant at the Opéra National de Paris; Since then, Philippe Hui regularly conducted many operas and ballets: Orpheus and Eurydice by Gluck, choreographed by Pina Bausch, followed a tour in Germany, The Barber of Seville he heads off the cuff, a tango for Monsieur Lautrec, Idomeneo by Mozart, Paquita, La Sylphide etc … He also spoke at the Lyric Training Centre Opera Paris.
Philippe Hui is invited by many stages and festivals in France and abroad: Paris Opera Tours, Metz, Reims, Limoges, Avignon, Toulon, Rennes Théâtre des Champs Elysées, Salle Gaveau, Comic Opera, Lyric Centre Auvergne, Festival of Loches, …) and abroad (Festival Nuremberg, Baalbek …).
It particularly directs many books including The Abduction from the Seraglio, The Merry Widow, The poorly guarded daughter, Romeo and Juliet (Prokofiev), The Nutcracker, La Voix Humaine, La Belle Hélène, Carmen, La Vie Parisienne , The Passion According to St. John, Orpheus in the Underworld, The Little Chimney Sweep B. Britten he recorded with Lambert Wilson etc ..
Philip Hui also worked with the Orchestre National de Lorraine, Brittany, Picardy … and collaborates regularly with ensembles such as the Master of Hauts-de-Seine. He assured for many years the musical direction of outdoor Opera Festival: La Traviata, The Magic Flute, The Barber of Seville and The Tales of Hoffmann.
He is also the musical director of the Institute Franz Schreker he directs works at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées thus beginning a strong and regular collaboration with the orchestra Pasdeloup.
It is now the music director of the Philharmonic of Two Worlds, symphony orchestra in Loire Atlantique, while leading a conductor’s career at festivals (Festival Offenbach Etretat …) and orchestras in France and the Foreigner.
DSC_2060Saison 2012/2013, direction of the Orchestre National de Lorraine in Metz Opera Theatre for performances of ballet « The Rite of Spring » (choreography by Ralf Rossa), the Pasdeloup Orchestra at the Théâtre du Châtelet (Schreker , Ravel’s Bolero), the National Orchestra of the Paris Opera for performances of La Sylphide for a whole month (Choreography by Pierre Locotte).
Season 2012/2013, direction of the Orchestre National de Lorraine in Metz Opera Theatre for performances of ballet « The Rite of Spring » (choreography by Ralf Rossa), the Pasdeloup Orchestra at the Théâtre du Châtelet (Schreker , Ravel’s Bolero), the National Orchestra of the Paris Opera for performances of La Sylphide for a whole month (Choreography by Pierre Locotte).
Creation in September 2013 the Symphonic Orchestra « Philharmonic of Two Worlds » in Loire Atlantique: Concerts: Le Croisic (September 2013), St Nazaire (October 2013 and April 2014). Ostinatopour Orchestra Direction representations FlashVille (Choreography Lionel Hoche) at the Centre des Arts d’Enghien les Bains (November) and the Theatre of Saint-Quentin – National Theatre (March). Direction of the Pasdeloup Orchestra Salle Gaveau in Paris in January 2014. Directorate of Departmental Pantin Conservatory Orchestra for Marriage of Figaro (June 2014). Direction of a chamber orchestra and opera singers at the Offenbach Festival in August 2014 in Etretat.
Pantin the CRD Orchestra Directorate for Marriage of Figaro (resume June 2014) – Direction Pasdeloup Orchestra Salle Gaveau with violinist Patrice Fontanarosa soloist (December 2014 / resume in Orléans in June 2015) – Management of the the Philharmonic orchestra of Two Worlds Croisic, Théâtre, in a company and in the districts of Saint-Nazaire, the Château de Clisson … Direction operettas of Offenbach in the 20th Theatre in Paris (March 2015) – performing Directorate « around Carmen « at the Festival Voix at Chateau de Negrepelisse (11 July 2015) – Management of a chamber orchestra and opera singers for the creation of the Belle Hélène in Offenbach Festival of Etretat (6 and 8 August 2015). Resumption of the season for the Philharmonic concerts of Two Worlds Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 17h at Croisic.
The Opera Orchestra of Limoges direction for performances of Cinderella, Ballet Angelin Preljocaj – Limoges Opera on 16 and 17 January 2016. Symphony Orchestra Directorate of the Philharmonie of Two Worlds / violin soloist program Saint-Nazaire (26/09), Croisic (27/09), in Carquefou (01/10), Angers (03/10) in Pornichet (06/10) in Paris GAVEAU ROOM (22/10) . Philharmonic Concert of Two Worlds with rock group Digresk Breton in Saint-Nazaire (17/10) and Yaounk Festival (21/11). Direction of the Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra of Two Worlds / Harpist program soloist in Saint-Nazaire (8 and 01/09/2016), in Sautron (27/02). Symphony Orchestra Directorate of the Philharmonie of Two Worlds / Cello soloist program at Saint-Nazaire in May.