Saturday
15/09
Boston Weekend

Concerts

Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Founded in 1954, the Boston Camerata is a leading ensemble of the early music scene. With Liberty Tree, they bring the soul of the American founding generation back to life through hymns, polyphonic songs, and ballads.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Founded in 1954, the Boston Camerata is a leading ensemble of the early music scene. With Liberty Tree, they bring the soul of the American founding generation back to life through hymns, polyphonic songs, and ballads.
Sunday
16/09
Boston Weekend

Concerts

Participatory Concert
3:00pm
3:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
For Anne Azéma and the Boston Camerata, early music is all about transmission. At the Studio, they perform a selection of songs from the earliest religious communities in the United States.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
For Anne Azéma and the Boston Camerata, early music is all about transmission. At the Studio, they perform a selection of songs from the earliest religious communities in the United States.
Friday
21/09

Concerts

Recital
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Emöke Baráth, Philippe Jaroussky, and the Baroque Ensemble Artaserse’s interests collide in this programme dedicated to one of the most important opera composers of the eighteenth century : Georg Friedrich Haendel.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Emöke Baráth, Philippe Jaroussky, and the Baroque Ensemble Artaserse’s interests collide in this programme dedicated to one of the most important opera composers of the eighteenth century : Georg Friedrich Haendel.
Monday
15/10

Concerts

Concert
7:30pm
7:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Destined especially for an ensemble of female voices, Juditha triumphans is the only surviving oratorio of the four Vivaldi composed. The perfect opportunity to rediscover one of the most beautiful works by “The Red Priest.”
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Destined especially for an ensemble of female voices, Juditha triumphans is the only surviving oratorio of the four Vivaldi composed. The perfect opportunity to rediscover one of the most beautiful works by “The Red Priest.”
Tuesday
23/10

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
Complete Gesualdo madrigals
8:30pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Carlo Gesualdo is a singular figure amongst composers. Noble by birth, he left an indelible mark on music history. Paul Agnew and the Solistes des Arts Florissants bring the exceptional flourishes of his madrigals into full bloom.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Carlo Gesualdo is a singular figure amongst composers. Noble by birth, he left an indelible mark on music history. Paul Agnew and the Solistes des Arts Florissants bring the exceptional flourishes of his madrigals into full bloom.

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Tuesday
6/11

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Since 1987, Hervé Niquet and the Concert Spirituel have impressed with their scholarly and innovative approach to the masterpieces of early music. Here they perform four sacred pieces by Antonio Vivaldi.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Since 1987, Hervé Niquet and the Concert Spirituel have impressed with their scholarly and innovative approach to the masterpieces of early music. Here they perform four sacred pieces by Antonio Vivaldi.
Wednesday
7/11

Concerts

Concert on period instruments
8:30pm
8:30pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
With his varied tastes, François Couperin depicts a Europe at peace with itself, an entity in which the individual nations dialogue with one another—without losing their individual sensibilities—to create music that is enhanced by...
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
With his varied tastes, François Couperin depicts a Europe at peace with itself, an entity in which the individual nations dialogue with one another—without losing their individual sensibilities—to create music that is enhanced by...

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Thursday
8/11

Concerts

Concert on period instruments
8:30pm
8:30pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Christophe Rousset celebrates the Couperin family. First in the long and talented dynasty, Louis’ success was unjustly fleeting, no doubt due in part to the brevity of his life—and the show-stopping genius of his gifted nephew François.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Christophe Rousset celebrates the Couperin family. First in the long and talented dynasty, Louis’ success was unjustly fleeting, no doubt due in part to the brevity of his life—and the show-stopping genius of his gifted nephew François.

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Saturday
17/11
Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker Weekend

Concerts

Show
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
With Mitten wir im Leben sind (In the midst of life), Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker gives us a sparkling choreographic translation of Bach’s Cello Suites that captures the very essence of the composer’s language.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
With Mitten wir im Leben sind (In the midst of life), Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker gives us a sparkling choreographic translation of Bach’s Cello Suites that captures the very essence of the composer’s language.
Sunday
18/11
Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker Weekend

Concerts

Show
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
With Mitten wir im Leben sind (In the midst of life), Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker gives us a sparkling choreographic translation of Bach’s Cello Suites that captures the very essence of the composer’s language.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
With Mitten wir im Leben sind (In the midst of life), Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker gives us a sparkling choreographic translation of Bach’s Cello Suites that captures the very essence of the composer’s language.
Monday
19/11
Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker Weekend

Concerts

Show
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
With Mitten wir im Leben sind (In the midst of life), Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker gives us a sparkling choreographic translation of Bach’s Cello Suites that captures the very essence of the composer’s language.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
With Mitten wir im Leben sind (In the midst of life), Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker gives us a sparkling choreographic translation of Bach’s Cello Suites that captures the very essence of the composer’s language.
Wednesday
28/11

Concerts

Concert
7:30pm
7:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The music of Antonio Salieri is little by little coming out of purgatory. Christophe Rousset’s Talents Lyriques explore Tarare, a 1787 opera in the tradition of Lully’s Tragédie Lyrique.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The music of Antonio Salieri is little by little coming out of purgatory. Christophe Rousset’s Talents Lyriques explore Tarare, a 1787 opera in the tradition of Lully’s Tragédie Lyrique.
Monday
3/12

Concerts

Recital
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
For twenty years, Cecilia Bartoli has performed Vivaldi’s oeuvre with incomparable mastery. With this vocal recital, she pays tribute to the work of the “Red Priest” with virtuosity and love.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
For twenty years, Cecilia Bartoli has performed Vivaldi’s oeuvre with incomparable mastery. With this vocal recital, she pays tribute to the work of the “Red Priest” with virtuosity and love.
Saturday
15/12

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A fragmented but grandiose work, Mozart’s Mass in C Minor marked an important discovery for the composer: late Baroque music, by Bach in particular. Marc Minkowski’s Musiciens du Louvre bring out all of its nuances.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A fragmented but grandiose work, Mozart’s Mass in C Minor marked an important discovery for the composer: late Baroque music, by Bach in particular. Marc Minkowski’s Musiciens du Louvre bring out all of its nuances.
Monday
17/12

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Johann Sebastian Bach is a central figure of the Ensemble Pygmalion’s repertoire. Raphaël Pichon’s group perform a programme of motets, a collection of complex and virtuosic pieces composed for funeral ceremonies.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Johann Sebastian Bach is a central figure of the Ensemble Pygmalion’s repertoire. Raphaël Pichon’s group perform a programme of motets, a collection of complex and virtuosic pieces composed for funeral ceremonies.

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Tuesday
18/12

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Marc-Antoine Charpentier’s Messe de minuit pour noël is one of the most beautiful sacred works of the seventeenth century. This work was composed in 1690 and reconstructed by Paul Agnew and Les Arts Florissants, expert performers...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Marc-Antoine Charpentier’s Messe de minuit pour noël is one of the most beautiful sacred works of the seventeenth century. This work was composed in 1690 and reconstructed by Paul Agnew and Les Arts Florissants, expert performers...
Pierre et Gilles Exhibition, from November 20, 2019 to February 23, 2020
Monday
21/01

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Composed at the very end of his life, Bach’s Mass in B minor is a sublime testament. On the heels of their June 2017 performance of his cantatas, David Stern continues his exploration of the Leipzig cantor’s oeuvre.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Composed at the very end of his life, Bach’s Mass in B minor is a sublime testament. On the heels of their June 2017 performance of his cantatas, David Stern continues his exploration of the Leipzig cantor’s oeuvre.
Tuesday
22/01

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Combining music and poetry, these melodies are excellent examples of the court music that reached its peak under the reign of Louis XIV. Since 2013, William Christie and Les Arts Florissants have brought this crucial genre back into the spotlight.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Combining music and poetry, these melodies are excellent examples of the court music that reached its peak under the reign of Louis XIV. Since 2013, William Christie and Les Arts Florissants have brought this crucial genre back into the spotlight.
Wednesday
23/01

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Unlike his contemporaries, Antonio Vivaldi placed great importance on the alto in his vocal works. His fascination for the voice and its unusual timbre is highlighted by Nathalie Stutzmann, who sings and conducts these works with precision and passion.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Unlike his contemporaries, Antonio Vivaldi placed great importance on the alto in his vocal works. His fascination for the voice and its unusual timbre is highlighted by Nathalie Stutzmann, who sings and conducts these works with precision and passion.
Monday
28/01

Concerts

Piano Recital
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
One of the most influential works ever written for the keyboard, Bach’s Goldberg Variations are a rich and fascinating tapestry of styles, especially in the expert hands of Pierre-Laurent Aimard.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
One of the most influential works ever written for the keyboard, Bach’s Goldberg Variations are a rich and fascinating tapestry of styles, especially in the expert hands of Pierre-Laurent Aimard.
Wednesday
13/02

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A quartet of sacred works, all emblematic of the Baroque repertoire and representative of the passion and innovation of their composers: Vivaldi, Galuppi, and Handel.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A quartet of sacred works, all emblematic of the Baroque repertoire and representative of the passion and innovation of their composers: Vivaldi, Galuppi, and Handel.
Friday
15/02

Concerts

Opera
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Il Mondo alla roversa (The World Upsidedown), Galuppi’s opera buffa composed on a libretto by Goldoni, is one of the masterworks of Venetian opera. Here it has been expertly brought back to life under the direction of Franç...
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Il Mondo alla roversa (The World Upsidedown), Galuppi’s opera buffa composed on a libretto by Goldoni, is one of the masterworks of Venetian opera. Here it has been expertly brought back to life under the direction of Franç...
Sunday
10/03
Syria Weekend

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A multicultural orchestra formed by Jordi Savall with the aim of welcoming immigrant and refugee musicians (notably those from Syria), Orpheus XXI is a true expression of music’s power to bring people together.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A multicultural orchestra formed by Jordi Savall with the aim of welcoming immigrant and refugee musicians (notably those from Syria), Orpheus XXI is a true expression of music’s power to bring people together.
Tuesday
2/04

Concerts

Chamber Music
8:30pm
8:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Beat and groove aren’t only the terrain of jazz and rock! Today the musicians of the three ensembles in residence at the Philharmonie demonstrate that the former is as universal and as diverse as music itself.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Beat and groove aren’t only the terrain of jazz and rock! Today the musicians of the three ensembles in residence at the Philharmonie demonstrate that the former is as universal and as diverse as music itself.
Friday
5/04
The Labèque Way Weekend

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Perpetually adventurous and constantly adding new, varied musical explorations to their repertoire, Katia and Marielle Labèque depart in search of their Basque origins with a joyous Boléro.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Perpetually adventurous and constantly adding new, varied musical explorations to their repertoire, Katia and Marielle Labèque depart in search of their Basque origins with a joyous Boléro.
Monday
8/04

Concerts

Concert Opera
7:30pm
7:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Adapted from Ovid’s Metamorphoses, Handel’s Semele sits squarely on the border between opera and oratorio. Sir John Eliot Gardiner leads a concert version of the work he recorded earlier with the Monteverdi Choir.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Adapted from Ovid’s Metamorphoses, Handel’s Semele sits squarely on the border between opera and oratorio. Sir John Eliot Gardiner leads a concert version of the work he recorded earlier with the Monteverdi Choir.
Thursday
18/04

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
After performing his reconstruction of the St Mark Passion at the Philharmonie in 2018, Jordi Savall brings us the St Matthew Passion. Under his direction, everything seems new…
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
After performing his reconstruction of the St Mark Passion at the Philharmonie in 2018, Jordi Savall brings us the St Matthew Passion. Under his direction, everything seems new…
Friday
19/04

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Friday
24/05

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Bach’s Mass in B Minor is at once an enigma and a challenge. To take on this monumental work, countertenor-turned-conductor Raphaël Pichon draws on the support of the musicians of the Ensemble Pygmalion.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Bach’s Mass in B Minor is at once an enigma and a challenge. To take on this monumental work, countertenor-turned-conductor Raphaël Pichon draws on the support of the musicians of the Ensemble Pygmalion.
Monday
27/05

Concerts

Show
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Lagrime di San Pietro (Saint Peter’s Tears) is Roland de Lassus’s swansong. Composed in 1594, this cycle of madrigals is brought to life with a sensual and luminous staging from Peter Sellars.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Lagrime di San Pietro (Saint Peter’s Tears) is Roland de Lassus’s swansong. Composed in 1594, this cycle of madrigals is brought to life with a sensual and luminous staging from Peter Sellars.

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Wednesday
5/06

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
Complete Gesualdo madrigals
8:30pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Carlo Gesualdo’s writing is so rich that it continues to fascinate music lovers and musicologists today. Following their performance of his first book of madrigals last October, Les Arts Florissants take on book two.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Carlo Gesualdo’s writing is so rich that it continues to fascinate music lovers and musicologists today. Following their performance of his first book of madrigals last October, Les Arts Florissants take on book two.
Thursday
13/06

Concerts

Performance Concert
7:00pm
7:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Le Studio - Philharmonie