管樂雅集成員均是本港管樂界精英， 致力推廣室樂演奏， 向觀眾介紹既豐富而又鮮為人知的純管樂合奏曲目。樂團曾獲邀於瑞士、北京、上海及澳門巡迴演出， 同時亦曾應邀在國際現代音樂節、北京中央音樂學院音樂節及多次於「法國五月」藝術節中演出。曾合作的演奏家包括當代最具影響力的國際殿堂級法國雙簧管大師Maurice Bourgue、巴松管大師Martin Gatt、長笛大師Pierre Yves Artaud、單簧管大師Philippe Cuper及Florent Héau。今年管樂雅集將聯同著名法國圓號大師André Cazalet及香港著名鋼琴家楊習禮在「法國五月」藝術節中聽眾帶來多首經典管樂作品。
卡札烈為蜚聲國際的圓號演奏家。他現為巴黎樂團(Orchestre de Paris)的首席圓號並經常以獨奏家身份於歐洲、美國及中東等地演出。他曾與多位國際大師同台演出，和其合作過的樂團包括巴黎樂團、法國廣播樂團及由Pierre Boulez帶領的Ensemble Intercontemporain。
André Cazalet & HONG KONG WIND KAMERATA
The Hong Kong Wind Kamerata features Hong Kong’s most talented wind players who are dedicated to promoting the rich wind repertoire throughout the region. They have toured to Switzerland, Beijing, Shanghai, Macau and have appeared in festivals like the International Society of Contemporary Music (ISCM), the Music Festival of the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing and Le French May Festival. The group has performed with some world class prominent artists, such as the legendary oboist Maurice Bourgue, bassoonist Martin Gatt, flutist Pierre Yves Artaud, clarinetist Philippe Cuper and Florent Héau. This year, distinguished French horn player André Cazalet together with renowned pianist Raymond Young will join the group for an exquisite concert.
André Cazalet is principal hornist of the Orchestre de Paris and has also performed as a soloist and chamber musician in Europe, extensively the United States and the Middle East. He has performed with numerous world-famous artists as well as orchestra like the Orchestre de Paris, the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and the Ensemble Intercontemporain with Pierre Boulez. Being professor at the Conservatoire National Superieur de Musique Paris he has been regularly invited to lecture in countries all around the world, which includes Russia, Germany, Norway and China. He received the Award “Grand Prix du Disque” for his interpretation of the Brahms and Ligeti trios. His recording of DECCA “Elégie” by Poulenc was honoured with a “Special Event” by the “Grammophone”.
He is forging a classical career through the world and has already made some recordings highly regarded by the music critics. He is also a member of the chamber group "Les Bons Becs".
Hong Kong City Hall, Concert Hall
Serenade for winds, K.388
Elegie for horn and piano
Horn Quartet no.1
Divertissement for Winds and piano
Chrysalis: In Memoriam Olivier Messiaen (World Premiere)