What a pleasure to share the stage last month with the great players of the Ensemble Symphonique de Neuchatel conducted by Alexander Mayer for two intense concerts in La Chaux de Fonds and Neuchatel! Ballade by Frank Martin and Rapsodie by Debussy on the program...

It was such a pleasure to go on tour again with the Ever Present Orchestra and Alvin Lucier for two crazy asian weeks! Hong Kong, Shanghaï, Kyoto and Tokyo were absolutely fantastic! So lucky to have met such a nice people and great audience, and...

It was last friday and we had a blast! Very happy after the premiere of SHOUT with Emmanuel Michaud, Charles Ng, Amit Dubester, Joan Jordi Oliver Arcos, Leandro Gianini and Jan Humbel. It was also the end of 7 years and a half of saxophone...

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mUXeSrKKnbY[/embed] I am delighted to present you my new born project SHOUT, last performance of the trilogy "Waiting for Amon" (Glitch, Cairns, Shout). It will take place on the 2nd of March 2018 in Zürcher Hochschule der Künste, Konzertsaal 3. The Shout was, in ancient Egypt, one of...

Little souvenir from our concert last November in KKL Luzern with Akvilé, as first part of Nikolaï Lugansky and the National Russian Orchestra! Thank you Migros Kultur Prozent for this amazing opportunity! [embed]https://www.facebook.com/400029650134071/videos/1122844867852542/[/embed]   [gallery ids="2278,2277,2276,2269,2280"]...

Happy New Year to all! We are extremely excited to present you our very new video recordings published on ZHdK Records for Christmas! Akmi Duo plays Albright's and Denisov's Saxophone and piano Sonatas. A huge thanks to the whole team of ZHdK Records and we hope...

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dvfZ0LHBFb4[/embed] A recording of the piece "L'Etang du Patriarche" by Kevin Juillerat, written for our duo Akmi et commissioned by Orpheus Swiss Chamber Music Competition is now available! Dive into the mysterious and fantastic universe of Michail Boulgakov and discover the poetry and subtle colors of...

Back home after a fantastic tour in the USA and Canada with the Ever Present Orchestra! A big thanks to all the team and of course to the composer Alvin Lucier who honored us by his presence, support and performances. The six concerts in New...

You could not attend our concert in Luzern Festival this summer? No worries! You can now listen to the podcast of our Debut at the Lucerne Festival on SRF Kultur 2! Sonatas by Edison Denisov, Paul Hindemith, Erwin Schulhoff and William Albright. Enjoy! https://www.srf.ch/sendungen/im-konzertsaal/eine-herausragende-klassische-saxophonistin-valentine-michaud...

We had a blast in Berlin's Elizabethkirche with the Ever Present Orchestra!! Performing Alvin Lucier's Music for a huge enthusiastic audience and the composer himself in this fantastic hall! Next stop, USA!...