Music Festival in Gironde, France

classical and contemporary music


The RENCONTRES MUSICALES INTERNATIONALES DES GRAVES festival is a unique opportunity to immerse oneself in the exhilarating world of classical and contemporary music, in a setting of the prestigious chateaux of the Graves and Sauternes vineyards of Bordeaux, FRANCE.

Every year for more than 20 years, the festival brings together a delightful cru of talented musicians from different countries :  France, USA, Israel, Spain, Eastern Europe….

The festival takes place under the aegis of the “Summer Scenes in Gironde“, which draws together officially recognized cultural events in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.


23rd edition


17 – 28 July 2023


Final programming is being developed.

During the 9 diverse concerts, our guest artists will offer with passion and enthusiasm their personal interpretations of works related to musical specificity and composers from cities like Paris, New York, New Orleans, Boudapest, Seville, Vienna, Warsaw, Salzburg, Florence…

And what setting would be better suited to this artistic choice, than the legendary land of the vineyards of Graves and Sauternes and its wonderful castles? As usual, the Domaine de Chevalier, the castles Smith Haut Lafitte, Latour-Martillac, Carbonnieux, Bouscaut and the Château de Rochemorin as well as the Maison des Vins de Graves and the Cour Mably in Bordeaux will warmly welcome music lovers.

Breathe in the summer, enjoy a good wine on its soil and let your mind wander in music !


Past edition :
FESTIVAL Musique en Graves 2022 : July 18 – 29

Ticketing :

General Admission : 30 €
Reduced Rate (student, unemployed, persons with reduced mobility & parents of our music academy students) : 15€ 

Special Rates – Works Committee & Carte Cezam & the inhabitants of the commune of Cestas : 25€

PASS 5 concerts : 130€ (places reserved)
PASS 8 concerts : 200€ (places reserved)

Free : children -12 years


Information :

Musique en Graves : 
+33(0)6 42 47 70 15  |  +33(0)7 85 82 19 47
courriel :

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Martillac informations office & Léognan informations office
+33 5 24 73 39 90