Our concert in Adelboden as 1st Prize winner of the Orpheus Chamber Music Competition with the Akmi Duo was a success! We had the pleasure to premiered a new piece written for us by the Swiss composer Kevin Juillerat, l'Etang du Patriarche. Thank you Kevin...

On the 17th of September we premiered CAIRNS, with Emmanuel Michaud and the Toni Saxophone Quartet, for the ZHdK Highlights! The show was warmly welcomed and we are looking forward to next performances!  For more infos, photos and videos, check out the brand new page on...

[gallery ids="1939,1937,1938,1935,1934,1933,1932"] Thank you Lucerne Festival and Prix Crédit Suisse Jeunes Soliste for this unforgettable Debut in Lukas Kirche last week! Playing for such a wonderful audience in the beautiful place was an immense pleasure! You can find the reviews about our concert in the "Press"...

There are still some tickets left for my Debut Concert at Lucerne Festival! Save the date to enjoy this fantastic moment with Akvilé and I! https://www.lucernefestival.ch/fr/programme/valentine-michaud-akvile-sileikaite/401  ...

I'm delighted to announce that I will be teaching saxophone at the Conservatoire Populaire de Musique de Genève from next September! Looking forward to this new adventure!!...

Akmi Duo is pleased to be invited to join the semi finals of the M-Prize Arts Chamber Competition in May in Ann Arbor, Michigan! Let's go to the world's largest chamber music competition! Read more...

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I have the great pleasure to be Talent of the Month of the Migros Kultur Prozent after winning a Prix d'Etudes and Prix d'Encouragement last December! Feel free to visit my profile on the Migros Kultur Prozent online management platform for young artists! Read more...