Concert

Des canyons aux étoiles

Ensemble intercontemporain - Ensemble of the Lucerne Festival Alumni - Matthias Pintscher

Grande salle Pierre BoulezGrande salle Pierre Boulez © W. Beaucardet
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Friday, 16 March 2018 — 8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

Program

  • Olivier Messiaen
    Des Canyons aux étoiles..., pour piano solo, cor, xylorimba, glockenspiel et orchestre

Distribution

  • Ensemble intercontemporain
  • Ensemble of The Lucerne Festival Alumni
  • Matthias Pintscher, conducting
  • Hidéki Nagano, piano
  • Gilles Durot, xylorimba
  • Jean-Christophe Vervoitte, horn
  • Samuel Favre, glockenspiel
  • Ann Veronica Janssens, création visuelle
Even the earliest musicians took inspiration from their warbling, but without a doubt, no composer pushed their passion for birdsong further than Olivier Messiaen, an honorary ornithologist who made it a central element of his work.
Coproduction Ensemble intercontemporain, Lucerne Festival, Philharmonie de Paris
Avec le soutien de Swiss Re - Partenaire des Lucerne Festival Alumni