Instruments d’époque - Saison 2019-20

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Monday
7/10

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
Complete Gesualdo madrigals
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Paul Agnew and Les Arts Florissants continue their exploration of the work of this Renaissance prince who fascinated modernists with his bold chromatic language.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Paul Agnew and Les Arts Florissants continue their exploration of the work of this Renaissance prince who fascinated modernists with his bold chromatic language.
Wednesday
13/11

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Thursday
14/11

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
For the ninth edition of its Jardin des Voix for young talents, Les Arts Florissants present a staged production of the opera La finta giardinera. The choice could not be more fitting, as Mozart was but nineteen when he composed it.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
For the ninth edition of its Jardin des Voix for young talents, Les Arts Florissants present a staged production of the opera La finta giardinera. The choice could not be more fitting, as Mozart was but nineteen when he composed it.
Saturday
16/11
Versailles dream Weekend

Concerts

Piano Recital
11:00am
11:00am
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Seven present-day composers pay tribute to two great French masters of eighteenth-century music, François Couperin and Jean-Philippe Rameau. Wilhem Latchoumia tackles this treasure hunt of a programme with gusto.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Seven present-day composers pay tribute to two great French masters of eighteenth-century music, François Couperin and Jean-Philippe Rameau. Wilhem Latchoumia tackles this treasure hunt of a programme with gusto.
Piano Recital
2:00pm
2:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
In Vanessa Wagner’s programme, the music of Rameau mirrors that of late-nineteenth-century composers inspired by the dances of past eras, showing Grieg’s Holberg Suite and Debussy’s famous Suite bergamasque in a new light.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
In Vanessa Wagner’s programme, the music of Rameau mirrors that of late-nineteenth-century composers inspired by the dances of past eras, showing Grieg’s Holberg Suite and Debussy’s famous Suite bergamasque in a new light.
Piano Recital
3:30pm
3:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Frédéric Vaysse-Knitter takes us from Forqueray’s incisive portraits to Massanet’s pages for piano (a little-know facet of his oeuvre), to Debussy’s suite Pour le piano—works from two different centuries, but...
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Frédéric Vaysse-Knitter takes us from Forqueray’s incisive portraits to Massanet’s pages for piano (a little-know facet of his oeuvre), to Debussy’s suite Pour le piano—works from two different centuries, but...
Piano Recital
5:00pm
5:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
The spirit of French music through the ages shimmers beneath the fingers of Momo Kodama: the expressive intricacy of Rameau, the prodigious mastery of Saint-Saëns, the delicate charm of Delibes, the rigour and vast inspiration of Dukas.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
The spirit of French music through the ages shimmers beneath the fingers of Momo Kodama: the expressive intricacy of Rameau, the prodigious mastery of Saint-Saëns, the delicate charm of Delibes, the rigour and vast inspiration of Dukas.
Piano Recital
6:30pm
6:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Two centuries later, Couperin’s art of colours and polyphony made a deep impression on Debussy and Ravel, each of whom paid homage to him—the former with his Études, and the latter in one of his finest works.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Two centuries later, Couperin’s art of colours and polyphony made a deep impression on Debussy and Ravel, each of whom paid homage to him—the former with his Études, and the latter in one of his finest works.
Piano Recital
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

Après des disques Rameau et Couperin qui ont beaucoup fait pour sa réputation, le pianiste Alexandre Tharaud explore pour le bonheur d’un public toujours plus large le répertoire infiniment riche et varié des XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles.

Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

Après des disques Rameau et Couperin qui ont beaucoup fait pour sa réputation, le pianiste Alexandre Tharaud explore pour le bonheur d’un public toujours plus large le répertoire infiniment riche et varié des XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles.

Sunday
17/11
Versailles dream Weekend

Concerts

Piano Recital
5:30pm
5:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
La musique française tient une place fondamentale dans le répertoire d’Alexandre Tharaud, qui n’aime rien tant que faire dialoguer les compositeurs du XVIIIe siècle et ceux qui, deux siècles plus tard, s’en...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
La musique française tient une place fondamentale dans le répertoire d’Alexandre Tharaud, qui n’aime rien tant que faire dialoguer les compositeurs du XVIIIe siècle et ceux qui, deux siècles plus tard, s’en...

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Sunday
15/12

Concerts

Concert
3:00pm
3:00pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Dedicated to the great arias of Italian opera, this concert by Cecilia Bartoli celebrates the baroque repertoire.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Dedicated to the great arias of Italian opera, this concert by Cecilia Bartoli celebrates the baroque repertoire.
Tuesday
17/12

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
As a singer turned conductor, Raphaël Pichon is particularly attentive to voice. When he created the Ensemble Pygmalion in 2005, it was conceived from the start as an orchestra and chorus, the perfect corps for exploring opera—here, a medley...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
As a singer turned conductor, Raphaël Pichon is particularly attentive to voice. When he created the Ensemble Pygmalion in 2005, it was conceived from the start as an orchestra and chorus, the perfect corps for exploring opera—here, a medley...
Saturday
21/12
Arts FLo 40 Weekend

Concerts

Promenade Concert in the Museum
2:00pm
2:00pm
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Les Arts Florissants et leurs amis se réunissent au cœur de la collection du Musée, parée des somptueux costumes qui ont marqué leurs grands opéras.
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Les Arts Florissants et leurs amis se réunissent au cœur de la collection du Musée, parée des somptueux costumes qui ont marqué leurs grands opéras.
Promenade Concert in the Museum
3:00pm
3:00pm
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Les Arts Florissants et leurs amis se réunissent au cœur de la collection du Musée, parée des somptueux costumes qui ont marqué leurs grands opéras.
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Les Arts Florissants et leurs amis se réunissent au cœur de la collection du Musée, parée des somptueux costumes qui ont marqué leurs grands opéras.
Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Les Arts Florissants, still flourishing after 40 years, as if unmarked by the passing of time. This event brings together an exceptional cast to look back on the pioneering work of William Christie and his partners.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Les Arts Florissants, still flourishing after 40 years, as if unmarked by the passing of time. This event brings together an exceptional cast to look back on the pioneering work of William Christie and his partners.

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Sunday
22/12
Arts FLo 40 Weekend

Concerts

Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
What better than Handel's famous Fireworks  to celebrate an anniversary with a bang?
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
What better than Handel's famous Fireworks  to celebrate an anniversary with a bang?

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Participatory Concert
7:30pm
7:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Monday
23/12

Concerts

Participatory Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In his Messiah, the vast fresco he composed in 1741, Handel deploys every nuance of his consummate art of musical painting.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In his Messiah, the vast fresco he composed in 1741, Handel deploys every nuance of his consummate art of musical painting.
The Sound of Charlie Chaplin
Tuesday
4/02

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Monday
10/02

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
Complete Gesualdo madrigals
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Paul Agnew and Les Arts Florissants continue their journey through the six books of Gesualdo’s Madrigals. In Book 4, dissonances abound, endowing these pages with unparalleled expressiveness.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Paul Agnew and Les Arts Florissants continue their journey through the six books of Gesualdo’s Madrigals. In Book 4, dissonances abound, endowing these pages with unparalleled expressiveness.
Tuesday
3/03

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Psalms, motets and magnificat: Raphaël Pichon and his Ensemble Pygmalion invite us to rediscover the world of Praetorius.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Psalms, motets and magnificat: Raphaël Pichon and his Ensemble Pygmalion invite us to rediscover the world of Praetorius.
Wednesday
4/03

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Thursday
9/04
Passions Weekend

Concerts

Film & Music Performance
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Carl Dreyer’s stunning film, The Passion of Joan of Arc, is even more dazzling as a ciné-concert—with live accompaniment by the famous British vocal ensemble Orlando Consort, specialising in medieval music.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Carl Dreyer’s stunning film, The Passion of Joan of Arc, is even more dazzling as a ciné-concert—with live accompaniment by the famous British vocal ensemble Orlando Consort, specialising in medieval music.
Thursday
16/04

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Claudio Monteverdi’s little-known collection Selva morale e spirituale is beautifully rendered by Sir John Eliot Gardiner’s passionate and erudite approach.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Claudio Monteverdi’s little-known collection Selva morale e spirituale is beautifully rendered by Sir John Eliot Gardiner’s passionate and erudite approach.
Tuesday
21/04

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
After Dixit Dominus and the Grande messe vénitienne, Paul Agnew and Les Arts Florissants continue their exploration of Antonio Vivaldi's bounteous universe.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
After Dixit Dominus and the Grande messe vénitienne, Paul Agnew and Les Arts Florissants continue their exploration of Antonio Vivaldi's bounteous universe.
Tuesday
5/05

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
This artfully composed programme presented by Sabine Devieilhe and Raphaël Pichon offers a subtle alternance between light and dark.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
This artfully composed programme presented by Sabine Devieilhe and Raphaël Pichon offers a subtle alternance between light and dark.
Tuesday
26/05

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Bach’s Mass in B minor is a feat in every respect, and especially so for conductors. René Jacobs, also a renowned countertenor and fellow pioneer in the early music movement, knows this masterpiece intimately, down to its smallest detail.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Bach’s Mass in B minor is a feat in every respect, and especially so for conductors. René Jacobs, also a renowned countertenor and fellow pioneer in the early music movement, knows this masterpiece intimately, down to its smallest detail.
Wednesday
3/06

Concerts

Chamber Music
8:30pm
8:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Three times three. Three trios from three periods, by the Philharmonie’s three ensembles: Bach by the soloists of Les Arts Florissants, Schubert by those of the Orchestre de Paris, and Schoenberg by those of the Ensemble intercontemporain. An...
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Three times three. Three trios from three periods, by the Philharmonie’s three ensembles: Bach by the soloists of Les Arts Florissants, Schubert by those of the Orchestre de Paris, and Schoenberg by those of the Ensemble intercontemporain. An...