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Friday
7/09

Concerts

Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Grande Halle de La Villette
Jazz has long boasted a history of sibling musicians, from the Adderleys to the Moutin twins and the Heath Brothers, as if growing up together allows a more natural rapport to music to develop. The 3 Cohens are no exception to the rule.
Grande Halle de La Villette
Jazz has long boasted a history of sibling musicians, from the Adderleys to the Moutin twins and the Heath Brothers, as if growing up together allows a more natural rapport to music to develop. The 3 Cohens are no exception to the rule.
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Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Atelier du Plateau
An unfinished narrative poem, for a singer and a rock combo.
Atelier du Plateau
An unfinished narrative poem, for a singer and a rock combo.
Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Cabaret Sauvage
1999. Bending New Corners emerges from the legendary Blue Note label. From atmospheric grooves to organic hip-hop, he gave rise to an entire generation of jazz. Nearly two decades later, the French trumpeter plays his record-turned-cult-hit again live.
Cabaret Sauvage
1999. Bending New Corners emerges from the legendary Blue Note label. From atmospheric grooves to organic hip-hop, he gave rise to an entire generation of jazz. Nearly two decades later, the French trumpeter plays his record-turned-cult-hit again live.
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Concert
8:30pm
Biennale Pierre Boulez
8:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
One of the most talented young composers of his generation, Benjamin Attahir has brought together a multitude of influences to craft a style marked by Boulez, Baroque composer Marin Marais, and the subtle nuances of Arabic music.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
One of the most talented young composers of his generation, Benjamin Attahir has brought together a multitude of influences to craft a style marked by Boulez, Baroque composer Marin Marais, and the subtle nuances of Arabic music.

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Chamber Music
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A trio of stars ! Emmanuel Ax, Leonidas Kavakos, and Yo-Yo Ma (three of the most important living musicians) combine their powers to perform Brahms, highlighting his passion and sombre grandeur to perfection.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A trio of stars ! Emmanuel Ax, Leonidas Kavakos, and Yo-Yo Ma (three of the most important living musicians) combine their powers to perform Brahms, highlighting his passion and sombre grandeur to perfection.
Concert
8:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:30pm
La Dynamo de Banlieues Bleues
The shock quartet created this year at Banlieues Bleues, by the founder of Poni Hoax and saxophonist from Limousine, has a free and soul style all its own.
La Dynamo de Banlieues Bleues
The shock quartet created this year at Banlieues Bleues, by the founder of Poni Hoax and saxophonist from Limousine, has a free and soul style all its own.
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Saturday
8/09

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
Jazz à la Villette
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
This family-oriented show features vintage modernity, with a century-old guitar pumped up with electricity, an overhead projector revived from a dusty school closet, and an ancient voice—the one that has been telling us stories since childhood.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
This family-oriented show features vintage modernity, with a century-old guitar pumped up with electricity, an overhead projector revived from a dusty school closet, and an ancient voice—the one that has been telling us stories since childhood.
Concert
3:00pm
Biennale Pierre Boulez
3:00pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The Boulez Ensemble programme offers an abundant combination of musical styles, converging into the performance of sur Incises.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The Boulez Ensemble programme offers an abundant combination of musical styles, converging into the performance of sur Incises.
Concert
4:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
France’s wildest retro-futuristic orchestra celebrates its twentieth anniversary in public service by inviting in two free electrons from contemporary jazz. An unprecedented intermingling that is bound to be explosive.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
France’s wildest retro-futuristic orchestra celebrates its twentieth anniversary in public service by inviting in two free electrons from contemporary jazz. An unprecedented intermingling that is bound to be explosive.
Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Atelier du Plateau
An unfinished narrative poem, for a singer and a rock combo.
Atelier du Plateau
An unfinished narrative poem, for a singer and a rock combo.
Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Grande Halle de La Villette
Three concerts to celebrate the mariage between jazz, electronica and minimalism, hosted by New-Yorks duo KNOWER, London-based Portico Quartet and Manchester-based trio Gogo Penguin.
Grande Halle de La Villette
Three concerts to celebrate the mariage between jazz, electronica and minimalism, hosted by New-Yorks duo KNOWER, London-based Portico Quartet and Manchester-based trio Gogo Penguin.
Concert
8:30pm
Biennale Pierre Boulez
8:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
A pianist and musicologist fascinated by the music of the twentieth century, Ralph van Raat explores the searing Boulezian style.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
A pianist and musicologist fascinated by the music of the twentieth century, Ralph van Raat explores the searing Boulezian style.
Concert
8:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:30pm
La Dynamo de Banlieues Bleues
The trio (not a quintet!) created by drummer Sylvain Darrifourcq with two other members of France’s new improvisational scene, cellist Valentin Ceccaldi and pianist Xavier Camarasa, explores the heritage of jazz in the experimentations of today,...
La Dynamo de Banlieues Bleues
The trio (not a quintet!) created by drummer Sylvain Darrifourcq with two other members of France’s new improvisational scene, cellist Valentin Ceccaldi and pianist Xavier Camarasa, explores the heritage of jazz in the experimentations of today,...
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Activities

Sunday
9/09

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
Jazz à la Villette
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
To the rhythm of the bass, from the Harlem ghetto to the cotton fields and the Caribbean Sea, Rise Up! draws us into the narrative and musical African-American and Caribbean repertoire.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
To the rhythm of the bass, from the Harlem ghetto to the cotton fields and the Caribbean Sea, Rise Up! draws us into the narrative and musical African-American and Caribbean repertoire.
Show for kids
4:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
To the rhythm of the bass, from the Harlem ghetto to the cotton fields and the Caribbean Sea, Rise Up! draws us into the narrative and musical African-American and Caribbean repertoire.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
To the rhythm of the bass, from the Harlem ghetto to the cotton fields and the Caribbean Sea, Rise Up! draws us into the narrative and musical African-American and Caribbean repertoire.
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Show for kids
4:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:00pm
Little Villette
With a gentle approach in an all-blue ambiance, two exceptional musicians invite their audience of tots to explore the world of jazz through a mini-show built around several motifs from Miles Davis’s legendary Kind of Blue album.
Little Villette
With a gentle approach in an all-blue ambiance, two exceptional musicians invite their audience of tots to explore the world of jazz through a mini-show built around several motifs from Miles Davis’s legendary Kind of Blue album.
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Concert
4:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:30pm
Cabaret Sauvage
The latest vision of the leader of Snarky Puppy, this dream team is led by the voice of Guadeloupe’s Malika Tirolien. On this occasion, Michael League frees his bass and jazz fusion to concoct a Caribbean maelstrom with his … baritone...
Cabaret Sauvage
The latest vision of the leader of Snarky Puppy, this dream team is led by the voice of Guadeloupe’s Malika Tirolien. On this occasion, Michael League frees his bass and jazz fusion to concoct a Caribbean maelstrom with his … baritone...
Symphonic Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Gustavo Dudamel conducts symphonies by Schubert and Mahler that are both equally luminous, gracious, and exquisitely simple. Despite being a century apart, the two Austrian geniuses have never seemed closer.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Gustavo Dudamel conducts symphonies by Schubert and Mahler that are both equally luminous, gracious, and exquisitely simple. Despite being a century apart, the two Austrian geniuses have never seemed closer.

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Concert
4:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A pillar of European jazz since the start of the 1960s, Henri Texier has accompanied the greatest American jazz musicians. Not only the most emblematic of French bassists, but also a prolific composer, he keeps a sharp eye on today’s Parisian scene.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A pillar of European jazz since the start of the 1960s, Henri Texier has accompanied the greatest American jazz musicians. Not only the most emblematic of French bassists, but also a prolific composer, he keeps a sharp eye on today’s Parisian scene.
Concert
7:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
7:00pm
Atelier du Plateau
The exuberant electronic ambiance created by this quartet—conceived by saxophonist Daniel Erdmann and completed by the talented Théo Ceccaldi and Jim Hart and magician of rhythms Cyril Atef—transports us into a trance-like ballet of...
Atelier du Plateau
The exuberant electronic ambiance created by this quartet—conceived by saxophonist Daniel Erdmann and completed by the talented Théo Ceccaldi and Jim Hart and magician of rhythms Cyril Atef—transports us into a trance-like ballet of...
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Concert
7:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
7:00pm
Grande Halle de La Villette
Navigating hip-hop, soul and jazz repertoires, singer José James with his signature Yankees cap was discovered in the late 2000s by keen ears at the New York crossover scene convened by Robert Glasper. He pays tribute to soul legend Bill Withers...
Grande Halle de La Villette
Navigating hip-hop, soul and jazz repertoires, singer José James with his signature Yankees cap was discovered in the late 2000s by keen ears at the New York crossover scene convened by Robert Glasper. He pays tribute to soul legend Bill Withers...
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Activities

Wednesday
12/09

Concerts

Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The elegant music of Josquin des Prés; a radiant work from Lili Boulanger (a rare musical talent taken from us far too early); the colossal proportions of Bruckner’s Symphony No. 5… in sum, a programme rich with musical grandeur.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The elegant music of Josquin des Prés; a radiant work from Lili Boulanger (a rare musical talent taken from us far too early); the colossal proportions of Bruckner’s Symphony No. 5… in sum, a programme rich with musical grandeur.

Activities

Thursday
13/09

Concerts

Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The elegant music of Josquin des Prés; a radiant work from Lili Boulanger (a rare musical talent taken from us far too early); the colossal proportions of Bruckner’s Symphony No. 5… in sum, a programme rich with musical grandeur.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The elegant music of Josquin des Prés; a radiant work from Lili Boulanger (a rare musical talent taken from us far too early); the colossal proportions of Bruckner’s Symphony No. 5… in sum, a programme rich with musical grandeur.

Activities

Friday
14/09

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In his prophetic Inori, Stockhausen takes on the role of divine creator, combining grand orchestra and solo dancer. Each movement evolves alongside a colour, a rhythm, and a marked musical intensity.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In his prophetic Inori, Stockhausen takes on the role of divine creator, combining grand orchestra and solo dancer. Each movement evolves alongside a colour, a rhythm, and a marked musical intensity.

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Saturday
15/09
Boston

Concerts

Concert
10:00am
10:00am
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
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Entrée libre
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.
Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Latvian conductor Andris Nelsons leads the Boston Symphony Orchestra in the most imposing of Gustav Mahler’s symphonies, a true monument of the orchestral repertoire.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Latvian conductor Andris Nelsons leads the Boston Symphony Orchestra in the most imposing of Gustav Mahler’s symphonies, a true monument of the orchestral repertoire.

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Activities

Sunday
16/09
Boston

Concerts

Concert
10:00am
10:00am
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
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Entrée libre
Chamber Music
3:00pm
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
French musicians join the Boston Symphony to celebrate ancient links connecting the New England city—itself very European in tradition—and Paris in a programme united by its musical charm.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
French musicians join the Boston Symphony to celebrate ancient links connecting the New England city—itself very European in tradition—and Paris in a programme united by its musical charm.
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.
Symphonic Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony Orchestra present a study in contrasts: Leonard Bernstein’s luminous Serenade and Shostakovich’s sweeping and sombre Symphony No. 4.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony Orchestra present a study in contrasts: Leonard Bernstein’s luminous Serenade and Shostakovich’s sweeping and sombre Symphony No. 4.

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Concert
7:00pm
7:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
An elegant and delicate author-composer-performer, Albin de la Simone ends the tour celebrating his latest album, L’Un de nous (One of us), with this concert bringing together a wide variety of guests.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
An elegant and delicate author-composer-performer, Albin de la Simone ends the tour celebrating his latest album, L’Un de nous (One of us), with this concert bringing together a wide variety of guests.

Activities

Monday
17/09

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
An elegant and delicate author-composer-performer, Albin de la Simone ends the tour celebrating his latest album, L’Un de nous (One of us), with this concert bringing together a wide variety of guests.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
An elegant and delicate author-composer-performer, Albin de la Simone ends the tour celebrating his latest album, L’Un de nous (One of us), with this concert bringing together a wide variety of guests.
Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A doubly joyful concert made particularly special by the presence of Martha Argerich, who expertly brings out the incandescent lyricism of her favourite concerto. A handful of festive American works add layers of vibrancy and colour to the program.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A doubly joyful concert made particularly special by the presence of Martha Argerich, who expertly brings out the incandescent lyricism of her favourite concerto. A handful of festive American works add layers of vibrancy and colour to the program.
Wednesday
19/09

Concerts

Family Concert
3:00pm
3:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Let’s all listen to a song! French nursery rhymes and popular songs A special invitation for little ears! Discover some of the greatest French nursery rhymes and popular songs through a tale created especially for the occasion.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Let’s all listen to a song! French nursery rhymes and popular songs A special invitation for little ears! Discover some of the greatest French nursery rhymes and popular songs through a tale created especially for the occasion.
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Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Charles Ives’ existential enigma is followed by three works rich with emotion: Bartók’s feverish Concerto for Violin No. 2, performed by Renaud Capuçon; the tragic passion of Berlioz’s La Mort de Cléopâtre ...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Charles Ives’ existential enigma is followed by three works rich with emotion: Bartók’s feverish Concerto for Violin No. 2, performed by Renaud Capuçon; the tragic passion of Berlioz’s La Mort de Cléopâtre ...
Show
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
In collaboration with composer Philip Miller, William Kentridge offers a fusion of several artistic forms. Paper Music is a veritable sensory universe, melancholy and visionary at once.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
In collaboration with composer Philip Miller, William Kentridge offers a fusion of several artistic forms. Paper Music is a veritable sensory universe, melancholy and visionary at once.

Activities

Thursday
20/09

Concerts

Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Charles Ives’ existential enigma is followed by three works rich with emotion: Bartók’s feverish Concerto for Violin No. 2, performed by Renaud Capuçon; the tragic passion of Berlioz’s La Mort de Cléopâtre ...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Charles Ives’ existential enigma is followed by three works rich with emotion: Bartók’s feverish Concerto for Violin No. 2, performed by Renaud Capuçon; the tragic passion of Berlioz’s La Mort de Cléopâtre ...
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Show
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
In collaboration with composer Philip Miller, William Kentridge offers a fusion of several artistic forms. Paper Music is a veritable sensory universe, melancholy and visionary at once.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
In collaboration with composer Philip Miller, William Kentridge offers a fusion of several artistic forms. Paper Music is a veritable sensory universe, melancholy and visionary at once.
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Activities

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.
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Activities

Saturday
22/09
Wagner Le Ring

Concerts

Show for kids
3:00pm
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Six musician-narrators interpret the key moments of Richard Wagner’s epic cycle. A “pocket tetralogy” that immerses us into the composer’s magical and passionate world! Performance in French.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Six musician-narrators interpret the key moments of Richard Wagner’s epic cycle. A “pocket tetralogy” that immerses us into the composer’s magical and passionate world! Performance in French.
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Family Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
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Concert Opera
7:00pm
7:00pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
After The Rhinegold and The Valkyrie, Valery Gergiev and the Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre continue their exploration of the cycle with Siegfried.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
After The Rhinegold and The Valkyrie, Valery Gergiev and the Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre continue their exploration of the cycle with Siegfried.
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Sunday
23/09
Wagner Le Ring

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
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Show for kids
3:00pm
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Six musician-narrators interpret the key moments of Richard Wagner’s epic cycle. A “pocket tetralogy” that immerses us into the composer’s magical and passionate world! Performance in French.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Six musician-narrators interpret the key moments of Richard Wagner’s epic cycle. A “pocket tetralogy” that immerses us into the composer’s magical and passionate world! Performance in French.
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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
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Concert Opera
4:30pm
4:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The final part of The Ring of the Nibelung cycle, The Twilight of the Gods reveals the drama’s grand finale. Valery Gergiev and the Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre conclude Richard Wagner’s epic work.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The final part of The Ring of the Nibelung cycle, The Twilight of the Gods reveals the drama’s grand finale. Valery Gergiev and the Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre conclude Richard Wagner’s epic work.
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