Contemporain - Saison 2019-20

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Thursday
19/09

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A modern-day evening infused with antiquity, myth and mysticism: Gérard Grisey, Luciano Berio and Claude Vivier bring us face to face with our finitude, and our yearning for the eternal.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A modern-day evening infused with antiquity, myth and mysticism: Gérard Grisey, Luciano Berio and Claude Vivier bring us face to face with our finitude, and our yearning for the eternal.
Saturday
5/10
Nuit blanche

Concerts

Concert
9:00pm
9:00pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Neuf heures durant, quatre organistes se relaient lors d’une de ces nuits de musique qui agrémentent la saison de la Philharmonie. L’occasion d’entendre, sur un instrument exceptionnel et dans des conditions hors norme, des ...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Neuf heures durant, quatre organistes se relaient lors d’une de ces nuits de musique qui agrémentent la saison de la Philharmonie. L’occasion d’entendre, sur un instrument exceptionnel et dans des conditions hors norme, des ...
Friday
11/10
Charlie Chaplin Weekend

Concerts

Film & Music Performance
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Interprétant une musique très librement composée par Benedict Mason à partir de trois courts métrages muets de Charlie Chaplin, l’Ensemble Modern offre avec Chaplin Operas un ciné-concert hors normes d...
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Interprétant une musique très librement composée par Benedict Mason à partir de trois courts métrages muets de Charlie Chaplin, l’Ensemble Modern offre avec Chaplin Operas un ciné-concert hors normes d...
Tuesday
15/10

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
One is German but lives between Paris and New York; the other is French, based in Berlin. While both are spiritual sons of Helmut Lachenmann and inhabited by the sacred, their respective music could not be less similar.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
One is German but lives between Paris and New York; the other is French, based in Berlin. While both are spiritual sons of Helmut Lachenmann and inhabited by the sacred, their respective music could not be less similar.

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Tuesday
12/11

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Luciano Berio brought radical new ideas to compositional practice, taking his approach to the extreme, sometimes to the point of absurdity
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Luciano Berio brought radical new ideas to compositional practice, taking his approach to the extreme, sometimes to the point of absurdity
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.
Wednesday
20/11
Pierre Henry Weekend

Concerts

Show
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Created by Pierre Henry at the end of his life, with a new choreography by Hervé Robbe, the “Grand Remix” of Mass for the Present Time presents this unique and always-staggering work in a new light.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Created by Pierre Henry at the end of his life, with a new choreography by Hervé Robbe, the “Grand Remix” of Mass for the Present Time presents this unique and always-staggering work in a new light.

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Sunday
24/11
Pierre Henry Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Show for kids
3:00pm
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Wednesday
27/11

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The Ensemble intercontemporain presents a sampling of the British scene today, including two French premieres: Tanz/haus : triptych 2017 by James Dillon, which has astounded UK audiences, and a piece by Rebecca Saunders.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The Ensemble intercontemporain presents a sampling of the British scene today, including two French premieres: Tanz/haus : triptych 2017 by James Dillon, which has astounded UK audiences, and a piece by Rebecca Saunders.

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Sunday
1/12
Orchestra festival: Events for families

Concerts

Show for kids
3:00pm
3:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Who says that serial music is out of children’s grasp? This concert, co-conceived by the Compagnie des Ouvreurs de Possibles and the Ensemble intercontemporain, is the perfect introduction to the work of Karlheinz Stockhausen.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Who says that serial music is out of children’s grasp? This concert, co-conceived by the Compagnie des Ouvreurs de Possibles and the Ensemble intercontemporain, is the perfect introduction to the work of Karlheinz Stockhausen.

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Friday
6/12
Glass / Reggio Weekend

Concerts

Film & Music Performance
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Exalted by the music of Philip Glass, the films Koyaanisqatsi, Powaqqatsi and Naqoyqatsi defy labels and trends, offering their unique visions of the heart of the world. Each film is presented as a ciné-concert with the Philip Glass Ensemble.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Exalted by the music of Philip Glass, the films Koyaanisqatsi, Powaqqatsi and Naqoyqatsi defy labels and trends, offering their unique visions of the heart of the world. Each film is presented as a ciné-concert with the Philip Glass Ensemble.

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Saturday
7/12
Glass / Reggio Weekend

Concerts

Rendering
7:30pm
7:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Film & Music Performance
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Exalted by the music of Philip Glass, the films Koyaanisqatsi, Powaqqatsi and Naqoyqatsi defy labels and trends, offering their unique visions of the heart of the world. Each film is presented as a ciné-concert with the Philip Glass Ensemble.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Exalted by the music of Philip Glass, the films Koyaanisqatsi, Powaqqatsi and Naqoyqatsi defy labels and trends, offering their unique visions of the heart of the world. Each film is presented as a ciné-concert with the Philip Glass Ensemble.

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Sunday
8/12
Glass / Reggio Weekend

Concerts

Film & Music Performance
4:30pm
4:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Exalted by the music of Philip Glass, the films Koyaanisqatsi, Powaqqatsi and Naqoyqatsi defy labels and trends, offering their unique visions of the heart of the world. Each film is presented as a ciné-concert with the Philip Glass Ensemble....
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Exalted by the music of Philip Glass, the films Koyaanisqatsi, Powaqqatsi and Naqoyqatsi defy labels and trends, offering their unique visions of the heart of the world. Each film is presented as a ciné-concert with the Philip Glass Ensemble....

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Tuesday
10/12

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
In July 2018, Olivier Knussen passed away prematurely. He had been planning this concert programme with the Ensemble intercontemporain, which now offers this tribute to him, placing his own music alongside his inspirations and influences.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
In July 2018, Olivier Knussen passed away prematurely. He had been planning this concert programme with the Ensemble intercontemporain, which now offers this tribute to him, placing his own music alongside his inspirations and influences.

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Trio Discoveries
Sunday
15/12

Concerts

Chamber Music
4:30pm
4:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Les musiciens de l’Orchestre de Paris et les solistes de l’Ensemble intercontemporain interprètent des œuvres de Gustav Mahler, Dmitri Chostakovitch et Edison Denisov.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Les musiciens de l’Orchestre de Paris et les solistes de l’Ensemble intercontemporain interprètent des œuvres de Gustav Mahler, Dmitri Chostakovitch et Edison Denisov.
Saturday
11/01
String Quartet Biennial

Concerts

Concert
3:00pm
String Quartet Biennial
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Beethoven’s sixteen quartets will be performed over the course of this Biennial, in dialogue with those of his predecessors and subsequent composers who have continued exploring and creating in the genre, up to the present day.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Beethoven’s sixteen quartets will be performed over the course of this Biennial, in dialogue with those of his predecessors and subsequent composers who have continued exploring and creating in the genre, up to the present day.
Chamber Music
5:30pm
String Quartet Biennial
5:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Beethoven’s sixteen quartets will be performed over the course of this Biennial, in dialogue with those of his predecessors and subsequent composers who have continued exploring and creating in the genre, up to the present day.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Beethoven’s sixteen quartets will be performed over the course of this Biennial, in dialogue with those of his predecessors and subsequent composers who have continued exploring and creating in the genre, up to the present day.
Monday
13/01
String Quartet Biennial

Concerts

Chamber Music
7:00pm
String Quartet Biennial
7:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Beethoven’s sixteen quartets will be performed over the course of this Biennial, in dialogue with those of his predecessors and subsequent composers who have continued exploring and creating in the genre, up to the present day.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Beethoven’s sixteen quartets will be performed over the course of this Biennial, in dialogue with those of his predecessors and subsequent composers who have continued exploring and creating in the genre, up to the present day.
Tuesday
14/01
String Quartet Biennial

Concerts

Concert
7:00pm
String Quartet Biennial
7:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Beethoven’s sixteen quartets will be performed over the course of this Biennial, in dialogue with those of his predecessors and subsequent composers who have continued exploring and creating in the genre, up to the present day.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Beethoven’s sixteen quartets will be performed over the course of this Biennial, in dialogue with those of his predecessors and subsequent composers who have continued exploring and creating in the genre, up to the present day.
Friday
17/01
String Quartet Biennial

Concerts

Chamber Music
8:30pm
String Quartet Biennial
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Beethoven’s sixteen quartets will be performed over the course of this Biennial, in dialogue with those of his predecessors and subsequent composers who have continued exploring and creating in the genre, up to the present day.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Beethoven’s sixteen quartets will be performed over the course of this Biennial, in dialogue with those of his predecessors and subsequent composers who have continued exploring and creating in the genre, up to the present day.
Saturday
25/01
Beethoven and modernity Weekend

Concerts

Piano Recital
5:00pm
5:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Pierre-Laurent Aimard leaves nothing to chance; each of his programmes is composed with great care. This is certainly true of this perambulation through the work of three ground-breaking composers who all took music in a new direction.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Pierre-Laurent Aimard leaves nothing to chance; each of his programmes is composed with great care. This is certainly true of this perambulation through the work of three ground-breaking composers who all took music in a new direction.
Wednesday
29/01

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The Ensemble intercontemporain shines the spotlight on a figure fairly little-known in France, Danish composer Hans Abrahamsen. With a fitting theme for a winter, the concert centres on his vast canon cycle Schnee (“snow”).
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The Ensemble intercontemporain shines the spotlight on a figure fairly little-known in France, Danish composer Hans Abrahamsen. With a fitting theme for a winter, the concert centres on his vast canon cycle Schnee (“snow”).

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Friday
7/02

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
As part of the Nemo Biennial (Biennale Internationale des Arts Numériques), the third edition of the “Grand Soir Numérique” is an evening showcasing the cutting edge in the digital arts using new technologies.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
As part of the Nemo Biennial (Biennale Internationale des Arts Numériques), the third edition of the “Grand Soir Numérique” is an evening showcasing the cutting edge in the digital arts using new technologies.
Thursday
13/02

Concerts

Piano Recital
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Leading French pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard performs five works, including Shadowlines which the composer George Benjamin dedicated to him. Both delicate and tormented,  these shadowy lines reveal a dark beauty.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Leading French pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard performs five works, including Shadowlines which the composer George Benjamin dedicated to him. Both delicate and tormented,  these shadowy lines reveal a dark beauty.
Friday
14/02

Concerts

Concert Opera
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Spectators were blown away by the opera Written on Skin at its premiere in 2012 at the Aix-en-Provence festival. Here, this subtle and complex work is directed by the composer himself.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Spectators were blown away by the opera Written on Skin at its premiere in 2012 at the Aix-en-Provence festival. Here, this subtle and complex work is directed by the composer himself.

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Saturday
7/03
Steve Reich Weekend

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
At an evening devoted entirely to Steve Reich, the Ensemble Intercontemporain introduces a new piece, Reich/Richter, born of the composer’s close artistic connection with painter Gerhard Richter.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
At an evening devoted entirely to Steve Reich, the Ensemble Intercontemporain introduces a new piece, Reich/Richter, born of the composer’s close artistic connection with painter Gerhard Richter.

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Sunday
8/03
Steve Reich Weekend

Concerts

Promenade Concert in the Museum
2:30pm
2:30pm
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Promenade Concert in the Museum
3:30pm
3:30pm
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Concert
5:00pm
5:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The adventurous and highly celebrated New York quartet So Percussion presents three pieces by Steve Reich alongside a unique piece by Bryce Dessner that features an instrument specially invented for the composition.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The adventurous and highly celebrated New York quartet So Percussion presents three pieces by Steve Reich alongside a unique piece by Bryce Dessner that features an instrument specially invented for the composition.
Friday
13/03

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A cabinet of curiosities is a room filled with rare, new or singular things—a motley mix of natural, artificial and scientific objects on display. This is what the Ensemble intercontemporain has in store for us.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A cabinet of curiosities is a room filled with rare, new or singular things—a motley mix of natural, artificial and scientific objects on display. This is what the Ensemble intercontemporain has in store for us.
Friday
20/03
Elles Weekend

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
The Ensemble Dedalus shines the spotlight on Eliane Radique, a great figure in modern French music whose fascinating work defies all labels, performing three of her works for acoustic instruments.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
The Ensemble Dedalus shines the spotlight on Eliane Radique, a great figure in modern French music whose fascinating work defies all labels, performing three of her works for acoustic instruments.

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Saturday
21/03
Elles Weekend

Concerts

Show
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Laurie Anderson, a major activist in the New York art scene known especially for her innovative use of technology, comes to present her new multimedia creation The Art Of Falling.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Laurie Anderson, a major activist in the New York art scene known especially for her innovative use of technology, comes to present her new multimedia creation The Art Of Falling.
Sunday
22/03
Elles Weekend

Concerts

Concert
3:00pm
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Alongside Beethoven’s haunting artistry, three female composers each offer an aesthetic and musical vision of extreme intensity. The material of sound is boldly wrought, sculpted by pressure, scratching or stretching.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Alongside Beethoven’s haunting artistry, three female composers each offer an aesthetic and musical vision of extreme intensity. The material of sound is boldly wrought, sculpted by pressure, scratching or stretching.
Show
4:30pm
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Laurie Anderson, a major activist in the New York art scene known especially for her innovative use of technology, comes to present her new multimedia creation The Art Of Falling.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Laurie Anderson, a major activist in the New York art scene known especially for her innovative use of technology, comes to present her new multimedia creation The Art Of Falling.

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Friday
27/03
Weill / Brecht Weekend

Concerts

Opera
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Breaking from his collaborations with Kurt Weill, Bertolt Brecht worked with political composer Hanns Eisler to create the didactic play The Decision in 1930.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Breaking from his collaborations with Kurt Weill, Bertolt Brecht worked with political composer Hanns Eisler to create the didactic play The Decision in 1930.

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Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

Le riche programme dirigé par Barbara Hannigan, entre violence et passion, noirceur et félicité, convoque notamment une ardente page chorale de Schönberg et ce Requiem de Mozart universellement connu et aimé. Moments d’éternité.

Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

Le riche programme dirigé par Barbara Hannigan, entre violence et passion, noirceur et félicité, convoque notamment une ardente page chorale de Schönberg et ce Requiem de Mozart universellement connu et aimé. Moments d’éternité.

Thursday
9/04
Passions Weekend

Concerts

Concert on period instruments
7:00pm
7:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
On a 1929 Gaveau piano, Jay Gottlieb, master of twentieth- and twenty-first-century repertoires, performs works by five composers united at some point in their careers by a mysticism that, here, sheds new light on their work.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
On a 1929 Gaveau piano, Jay Gottlieb, master of twentieth- and twenty-first-century repertoires, performs works by five composers united at some point in their careers by a mysticism that, here, sheds new light on their work.
Wednesday
15/04

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Two takes on the chamber concerto, performed by two of the greatest soloists of their generation. Berg sought to adopt a “light tone” in his Kammerkonzert, while Ligeti’s work continues to hypnotise fifty years after its composition.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Two takes on the chamber concerto, performed by two of the greatest soloists of their generation. Berg sought to adopt a “light tone” in his Kammerkonzert, while Ligeti’s work continues to hypnotise fifty years after its composition.

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Friday
8/05
Max Richter / Yulia Mahr Weekend

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Max Richter presents his Infra, a minimalist, blueprint-like work infused with melancholy. The concert opens with the talented young electronic producer Jlin and includes an after show with experimental composer and vocalist Ian William Craig.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Max Richter presents his Infra, a minimalist, blueprint-like work infused with melancholy. The concert opens with the talented young electronic producer Jlin and includes an after show with experimental composer and vocalist Ian William Craig.
After
10:00pm
10:00pm
Rue musicale - Cité de la musique
Since emerging on the scene several years ago, Canadian vocalist and composer Ian William Craig has continued to explore a dense and fascinating musical universe, in an ambient/neo-classical vein similar to that of Max Richter.
Rue musicale - Cité de la musique
Since emerging on the scene several years ago, Canadian vocalist and composer Ian William Craig has continued to explore a dense and fascinating musical universe, in an ambient/neo-classical vein similar to that of Max Richter.
Saturday
9/05
Max Richter / Yulia Mahr Weekend

Concerts

Concert
6:00pm
6:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Young American composer Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, using primarily modular synthesisers, distils her intoxicating ambient music, following a performance by Estonian musician Maarja Nuut, whose work occupies a similar sphere.
 
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Young American composer Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, using primarily modular synthesisers, distils her intoxicating ambient music, following a performance by Estonian musician Maarja Nuut, whose work occupies a similar sphere.
 
Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
On ne sait pas grand-chose de Voices, et pour cause. Il s’agit d’une toute nouvelle création du compositeur allemand. Voilà dix ans que Max Richter travaille sur ce projet autour de la voix, qui réunit choeur et...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
On ne sait pas grand-chose de Voices, et pour cause. Il s’agit d’une toute nouvelle création du compositeur allemand. Voilà dix ans que Max Richter travaille sur ce projet autour de la voix, qui réunit choeur et...
Sunday
10/05
Max Richter / Yulia Mahr Weekend

Concerts

Concert
4:00pm
4:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Each in their own way, two young musicians delve into the inexhaustible music of Johann Sebastian Bach: first, Belgian-Israeli pianist Edna Stern, and second, English electronic producer Clark.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Each in their own way, two young musicians delve into the inexhaustible music of Johann Sebastian Bach: first, Belgian-Israeli pianist Edna Stern, and second, English electronic producer Clark.
Concert
7:00pm
7:00pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In this concert, Max Richter presents two of his most intense pieces: Recomposed, a splendid variation on The Four Seasons, and Three Worlds, a highly suggestive evocation of Virginia Woolf’s literary world.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In this concert, Max Richter presents two of his most intense pieces: Recomposed, a splendid variation on The Four Seasons, and Three Worlds, a highly suggestive evocation of Virginia Woolf’s literary world.

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Wednesday
13/05

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
With Rihoko Sato, dancer and choreographer Saburo Teshigawara captures the essence of the Viennese School, creating a multidisciplinary show in collaboration with the soloists of the Ensemble intercontemporain.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
With Rihoko Sato, dancer and choreographer Saburo Teshigawara captures the essence of the Viennese School, creating a multidisciplinary show in collaboration with the soloists of the Ensemble intercontemporain.
Thursday
14/05

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
With Rihoko Sato, dancer and choreographer Saburo Teshigawara captures the essence of the Viennese School, creating a multidisciplinary show in collaboration with the soloists of the Ensemble intercontemporain.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
With Rihoko Sato, dancer and choreographer Saburo Teshigawara captures the essence of the Viennese School, creating a multidisciplinary show in collaboration with the soloists of the Ensemble intercontemporain.
Saturday
16/05
Chills Weekend

Concerts

Film & Music Performance
6:00pm
6:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Presenting Tod Browing’s Dracula, a great classic in fantastic cinema, as a ciné-concert for the first time in Europe—with original music by Philip Glass performed solo by pianist Michael Riesman.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Presenting Tod Browing’s Dracula, a great classic in fantastic cinema, as a ciné-concert for the first time in Europe—with original music by Philip Glass performed solo by pianist Michael Riesman.
Film & Music Performance
9:30pm
9:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Presenting Tod Browing’s Dracula, a great classic in fantastic cinema, as a ciné-concert for the first time in Europe—with original music by Philip Glass performed solo by pianist Michael Riesman.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Presenting Tod Browing’s Dracula, a great classic in fantastic cinema, as a ciné-concert for the first time in Europe—with original music by Philip Glass performed solo by pianist Michael Riesman.
Sunday
31/05
Africa Weekend

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
Africa Weekend
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In an intrepid musical adventure, the legendary string quartet Kronos joins forces with Trio Da Kali, a remarkable torchbearer in the griot tradition, creating a concert as vibrant and free as it is soulful.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In an intrepid musical adventure, the legendary string quartet Kronos joins forces with Trio Da Kali, a remarkable torchbearer in the griot tradition, creating a concert as vibrant and free as it is soulful.
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...
Tuesday
9/06

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A twenty-first-century Leçon de Ténèbres thanks to Stefano Gervasoni, the enigmatic texts of Leonardo da Vinci set to music by Beat Furrer, the breaths and whispers of Kaija Saariaho’s work—in a concert of voices...
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A twenty-first-century Leçon de Ténèbres thanks to Stefano Gervasoni, the enigmatic texts of Leonardo da Vinci set to music by Beat Furrer, the breaths and whispers of Kaija Saariaho’s work—in a concert of voices...
Thursday
11/06

Concerts

Chamber Music
8:30pm
8:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Since the first masterpieces in the genre emerged three centuries ago, the string quartet has been a fascinating laboratory for composers—as illustrated by these three works, with a premiere by the inimitable Henry Fourès as a bonus.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Since the first masterpieces in the genre emerged three centuries ago, the string quartet has been a fascinating laboratory for composers—as illustrated by these three works, with a premiere by the inimitable Henry Fourès as a bonus.
Sunday
14/06
Pat Metheny Weekend

Concerts

Jazz Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A concert featuring the work of two of Pat Metheny’s key inspirations: Steve Reich, whose piece Electric Counterpoint is reinterpreted by Bryce Dessner, and Ornette Coleman, more vibrant than ever in the hands of the Yes Ornette! trio and Joachim...
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A concert featuring the work of two of Pat Metheny’s key inspirations: Steve Reich, whose piece Electric Counterpoint is reinterpreted by Bryce Dessner, and Ornette Coleman, more vibrant than ever in the hands of the Yes Ornette! trio and Joachim...

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Monday
22/06

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Three composers from three different generations are introducing new horizons in Italian music: Marco Momi, Stefano Gervasoni and Salvatore Sciarrino share an approach to sound characterised by great delicacy.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Three composers from three different generations are introducing new horizons in Italian music: Marco Momi, Stefano Gervasoni and Salvatore Sciarrino share an approach to sound characterised by great delicacy.

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