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Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist

Benjamin Righetti is a Swiss musician, titular organist at St. François in Lausanne, professor at the HEMU - Haute Ecole de Musique, composer and arranger. To date he has given more than 700 concerts just about everywhere there are organs, and has made numerous recordings (CD, radio-TV, web).

He writes articles for the site orgue.art and shares his scores on imslp.org. Benjamin Righetti loves both the mountains and the lakes of his small country and tries to balance his varied activities with rigor and joy.

One of the most brilliant organists of his generation.
Revue musicale de Suisse romande
Ce Peter Pan des notes est un enthousiaste de la première heure.
Le Matin Dimanche
An immensely talented performer.
Diapason
Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist
Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist
Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist
Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist
Benjamin
Righetti
In real life
Benjamin
Righetti
In real life
1.
Concert Organist
When I teach, When I record, When I write, When I play for a service, When I compose,
I wear my pedagogue's hat.”
I wear my sound engineer's hat.”
I wear my researcher's hat.”
I wear my church organist's hat.”
I wear my architect's hat.”
“But when I give concert, I’m a bare headed musician, looking for the naked...
truth.
Next events
Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist
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27 - 01.10.2021
Musée suisse de l'Orgue - Roche (CH)
Recording of a CD "B. Righetti and his students".
17.10.2021
at 17:00
Reformierte Kirche - Köniz (CH)
Organ recital.
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29.10.2021
at 18:30
Temple - Nyon (CH)
Organ Recital.
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11.11.2021
at 20:30
Cathédrale - Lausanne (CH)
Requiem by M. Duruflé (orchestral version), conducted by J. Laloux.
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21.11.2021
at 16:00
Cathédrale - Lausanne (CH)
Works for choir, brass and organ by M. Duruflé and V. Villard, conducted by R. Bouvier.
04.12.2021
at 17:00
Eglise Saint-François - Lausanne (CH)
Organ recital.
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11.12.2021
at 17:00
Eglise Saint-François - Lausanne (CH)
Concert with the female vocal ensemble Diaphane.
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08.01.2022
at 11:00
Eglise - La Tour-de-Peilz (CH)
Organ recital "orgue du marché"
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04.02.2022
at 20:00
Eglise Saint-François - Lausanne (CH)
Organ recital.
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10.02.2022
at 13:10
St Margaret Lothbury – London (GB)
Organ recital.
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12.03.2022
at 17:00
Cathédrale Saint-Pierre, chapelle des Macchabées – Genève (CH)
Concert "from Schubert to Zemlinsky" with Julia Deit-Ferrand, mezzo-soprano.
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20.03.2022
at 17:00
Eglise Saint-François - Lausanne (CH)
Schnittke's Requiem, with the Ensemble Vocal de Lausanne.
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28.05.2022
at 17:00
Eglise Saint-François - Lausanne (CH))
Concert "from Schubert to Zemlinsky" with Julia Deit-Ferrand, mezzo-soprano.
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A r t i s t

Sound and images, at home: find a “mise en bouche” video here, visit Righetti's YouTube page to enjoy more than 14 hours of recordings and subscribe to his channel so you don't miss his upcoming releases!

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Titular oganist
at the Saint-François
church in Lausanne
Benjamin Righetti — Concert organist
Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist
Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist
Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist
Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist
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Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist

O r g a n
P r o f e s s o r

Benjamin Righetti is also professor in charge of an organ class at the Conservatory and at Lausanne's University of Music (HEMU). As he had the privilege to study with exceptional musicians during his own musical education (Yves Rechsteiner, Jean-François Antonioli, François Delor, Jean Boyer, Jan Willem Jansen, Michel Bouvard, Philippe Lefèbvre...), it seems essential to him to pass on his knowledge and passion to his students now.

If you're interested in an organ education or if you have any questions about it, don't hesitate to contact Benjamin Righetti. You can also inquire directly at the Conservatory or at Lausanne's University of Music (HEMU). And for the occasional masterclasses, check the calendar section of this site, which references both concerts and these activities!

Hemu.ch

Guy-Baptiste Jaccottet Master Soliste 1
Loïc Burki Master Concert 2
Corentin d'Andrès Master Concert 1
Anastasia Dukhareva Bachelor 3
Basil Herold Bachelor 2
Émile Sécheret Bachelor 2
Hadrien Fournier Bachelor 1
   

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AUDITION
HEMU and Conservatory students
of Benjamin Righetti
Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist

Alumnis

Guy-Baptiste Jaccottet Master pédagogie (19-21)
Eri Takata Master concert (19-21)
Charlotte Dumas Erasmus Master (20-21)
Corentin D'Andrès Bachelor (17-21)
Denis Steffen Certificat sup. CL (18-20)
Loïc Burki Bachelor (17-20)
Damien Desbenoit CAS (18-19)
Vivien Geldien Erasmus Bachelor (18-19)
Guy-Baptiste Jaccottet Bachelor (16-19)
Olga Zhukova CAS (17-18)
Elie Jolliet Master concert (16-18)
Arthur Nicolas-Nauche Bachelor (14-17)
Andrej Naumovich Erasmus Master (15-16)
Kathrin Bratschi Bachelor (13-16)
Elie Jolliet Bachelor (13-16)

Author &
Composer

Pour les visiteurs francophones,
tout plein d'idées et de réflexions à lire autour de l'orgue sur :

Orgue.Art

Benjamin Righetti - Concert organist

Composer and arranger, the whole catalog of Benjamin Righetti's works is available for free on the International Music Score Library Project.

Imslp.org

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