CD release - October 2016
CD "Between Orient and Occident" to be released October 7, 2016 on the label Evidence Classics/Harmonia Mundi
with Guillaume Vincent, piano.
Article "French Morning New York"
Article published in "French Morning":
Virgil Boutellis-Taft, le Carnegie Hall sur le bout des doigts
Summit Music Festival
Virgil Boutellis-Taft has been invited to perform and give master classes at the Summit Music Festival, New York State, in July and August, 2016.
Carnegie Hall, New York
Virgil will be giving his Carnegie Hall debut recital on November 19, 2015, with the pianist Tara Kamangar.
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Violin Duo "La Rose et le Réséda"
Virgil Boutellis-Taft and Irène Duval have formed a violon duo
La Rose et le Réséda>
Fraternity with Paris
Virgil will play with Irène Duval in duo "La Rose et le Réséda" for the memorial concert "Fraternity with Paris" December 22, 2015 at Carnegie Hall.
Virgil Boutellis-Taft will be giving a recital at Loeb House, Harvard University with Tara Kamangar on April 3, 2015.
USC, Los Angeles
Virgil will be giving a recital at the University of Southern California, Cammilleri Hall,with Tara Kamangar, April 5, 2015.
La Roque d'Anthéron 2015
In August, Virgil will be in residence at the Roque d'Anthéron with Antoine de Grolée, piano
Columbia University, New York
Virgil will be giving a recital with Tara Kamangar at the University of Columbia in New York on March 15, 2015
French Evening News TF 1 - La Folle Journée
with Irene Duval and Maxim Emelyanychev
link: TF1 la Folle Journée
The Folle Journée
Opening concert of the Folle Journée de Nantes !
Virgil Boutellis-Taft will be playing with the violinist Irène Duval
on January 28, 2015 at the Folle Journée de Nantes !
Descartes auditorium of the Centre des Congrès, with the Sinfonia Varsovia conducted by Maxim Emelyanychev.
la Folle Journée
Virgil has been invited for a performance tour of 8 concerts in China in March, 2016, in Beijing, Shanghai, Nanjing, Guangzhou...
On March 7, a recital at the American Cancer Society HOPE LODGE in Nerw York by Virgil Boutellis-Taft with Tara Kamangar, piano.
At the LFNY Virgil Boutellis-Taft will give a recital with Helene Tysman, piano on November 5, 2015
Les Moments Musicaux du Tarn
Virgil will be giving a recital with Antoine de Grolée at "Les Moments Musicaux du Tarn" Festival on July 18, 2015.
Concerts d'Esther - Paris
Virgil will be playing with the violinist Irene Duval for the Concerts d'Esther June 22nd, 2015
Virgil was the guest of Edouard Fouré Caul-Futy for the last program of LE PARTI D'EN JOUER on France Musique July 6, 2014 :
Le parti d'en jouer
Festival Européen Jeunes Talents
Virgil is invited to play at the Festival Européen Jeunes Talents this summer in Paris.
Festival 1001 Notes 2014
Virgil will be playing with the pianist Cathy Krier at the Espace CITE in Limoges in July 2014
Evening with the composer Paul Cantelon
Virgil will join Paul Cantelon for an evening of the film composer's music at the HCNY on Nov 25, 2013.
Harvard Club of New York
Virgil is reinvited to the Harvard Club for an evening recital with John Root , piano, on Nov 21, 2013.
Les Musicales du Parc, Wesserling
On the occasion of the opening concert of the festival Les Musicales du Parc de Wesserling October 11, 2013, Virgil will give the European premiere of "Nocturne", a piece written for him by the American composer Paul Cantelon.
"Violins of Legend"
Virgil will perform at the "Violins of Legend" Festival at Beaulieu-sur-mer this September 10th.
Paul Cantelon dedicates new work for violin to Virgil
The renowned American composer Paul Cantelon has composed a new piece, "Nocturne" for violin and piano, dedicated to Virgil. Paul and Virgil premiered the piece together in Seattle for the Refugees International Gala this March and have now recorded it in New York.
20th Anniversary Gala for the Fondation d'entreprise Banque Populaire
January 7, 2013 Virgil will perform at the Halle aux Grains in Toulouse for the 20th Anniversary of the Fondation d'entrepris Banque Populaire with Nathanaël Gouin, piano
The Musicales de Bagatelle
Virgil has been invited by Marielle Nordmann to participate in the Musicales de Bagatelle, from May 18 to 20th, 2013
Fondation d'entreprise Banque Populaire
Virgil Boutellis-Taft is now laureate 2012 of the Fondation d'entreprise Banque Populaire.
The Uzerche Music Festival
From August 16 to 19, Virgil will perform in three concerts in the 2013 Uzerche Music Festival.
Theater and Music
Virgil will be performing at the Théâtre Lucernaire in Paris in September and Octobre 2013, in Jean-Claude Grumberg's play Maman revient pauvre orphelin, directed by Stéphane Valensi.
Mendelssohn Violin Concerto
Virgil Boutellis-Taft is invited by the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra to perform the Mendelssohn Concerto on November 18, 2012
Festival of Wesserling
Virgil will be giving a recital at the Festival des Musicales du Parc de Wesserling on October 19th, 2012.
Theatre and Music
March 28, 30 and 31, at Berthelot Theater, Paris, Virgil Boutellis performs in the Jean-Claude Grumberg play Maman revient pauvre orphelin, directed by Stéphane Valensi, that was seen in 25 performances at last year's Avignon Festival.
Beethoven's Triple Concerto
Beethoven's Triple Concerto performed at the Temple des Batignolles-Paris on May 11th and May 13th 2012 with the Orchestre Symphonique de Musiques en Seine, conducted by Pierre-Antoine Marçais, with the soloists Virgil Boutellis, violon, Florian Chabbert, piano and Noé Natorp, cello.
Recital in Brussels
March 25th, a concert and reading at the Orangery Marina Solvay, inspired by Marcel Proust and the Vinteuil Sonata, "Remembrance of Things Past" with Olivier Roberti, piano, and Lorenzo Godeaux, narrator.
Palais des congrès - Paris
Virgil Boutellis was invited to perform on March 18th at the Palais des Congrès Paris as part of La Journée du Consistoire de Paris.