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Saturday
23/03
Orgues Weekend

Concerts

Concert
3:00pm
3:00pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The magic of Richard Strauss—that incomparable lyrical composer and unparalleled master of orchestration—is magnified by Stephanie d’Oustrac, one of the most important French singers of our time.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The magic of Richard Strauss—that incomparable lyrical composer and unparalleled master of orchestration—is magnified by Stephanie d’Oustrac, one of the most important French singers of our time.
Récital orgue
4:30pm
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
“Bad boy” of the organ Cameron Carpenter has infused the instrument with a new, youthful energy, drawing on both his outgoing personality and his many talents. His vision of Bach’s Goldberg Variations promises to be revelatory.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
“Bad boy” of the organ Cameron Carpenter has infused the instrument with a new, youthful energy, drawing on both his outgoing personality and his many talents. His vision of Bach’s Goldberg Variations promises to be revelatory.
Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The towering Mariss Jansons, one of the most beloved conductors working today, leads an elite orchestra. His interpretation of Berlioz, Poulenc, and Stravinsky’s earthly Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring) are likely to go down in history.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The towering Mariss Jansons, one of the most beloved conductors working today, leads an elite orchestra. His interpretation of Berlioz, Poulenc, and Stravinsky’s earthly Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring) are likely to go down in history.
Sunday
24/03
Orgues Weekend

Concerts

Concert
3:00pm
3:00pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Édith Canat de Chizy, Ondrej Adámek, and Raphaël Cendo perform a trio of new works illustrating the diversity of the contemporary repertoire for organ.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Édith Canat de Chizy, Ondrej Adámek, and Raphaël Cendo perform a trio of new works illustrating the diversity of the contemporary repertoire for organ.
Récital orgue
6:00pm
6:00pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Olivier Latry inaugurated the Philharmonie de Paris’ organ in 2016. Tonight he returns for a programme dedicated to the works of Johann Sebastian Bach, performing arrangements, transcriptions, and tributes to the German master.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Olivier Latry inaugurated the Philharmonie de Paris’ organ in 2016. Tonight he returns for a programme dedicated to the works of Johann Sebastian Bach, performing arrangements, transcriptions, and tributes to the German master.
Monday
25/03

Concerts

Piano Recital
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Equally appreciated for her personable media presence and her outgoing temperament, Khatia Buniatishvili takes a break from the virtuosic passages she typically adores to explore the most sensitive of all repertoires: the piano music of Franz Schubert.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Equally appreciated for her personable media presence and her outgoing temperament, Khatia Buniatishvili takes a break from the virtuosic passages she typically adores to explore the most sensitive of all repertoires: the piano music of Franz Schubert.
Tuesday
26/03

Concerts

Chamber Music
8:30pm
8:30pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Over three concerts, the quartet led by Augustin Dumay give us a thorough look at Brahms’ chamber music, beginning with the composer’s early works.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Over three concerts, the quartet led by Augustin Dumay give us a thorough look at Brahms’ chamber music, beginning with the composer’s early works.
Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Originally conceived as a tribute to Rossini, Verdi’s Requiem Mass was ultimately dedicated to Italian poet Alessandro Manzoni. Greek conductor Teodor Currentzis offers an intimate interpretation of this masterwork of the sacred repertoire.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Originally conceived as a tribute to Rossini, Verdi’s Requiem Mass was ultimately dedicated to Italian poet Alessandro Manzoni. Greek conductor Teodor Currentzis offers an intimate interpretation of this masterwork of the sacred repertoire.
Wednesday
27/03

Concerts

Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Gautier Capuçon brings out the noble passion of Schumann’s Concerto, while Duncan Ward brings the orchestra to life in a masterpiece by Dutilleux and Stravinsky’s sparkling Petrushka.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Gautier Capuçon brings out the noble passion of Schumann’s Concerto, while Duncan Ward brings the orchestra to life in a masterpiece by Dutilleux and Stravinsky’s sparkling Petrushka.
Thursday
28/03

Concerts

Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Gautier Capuçon brings out the noble passion of Schumann’s Concerto, while Duncan Ward brings the orchestra to life in a masterpiece by Dutilleux and Stravinsky’s sparkling Petrushka.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Gautier Capuçon brings out the noble passion of Schumann’s Concerto, while Duncan Ward brings the orchestra to life in a masterpiece by Dutilleux and Stravinsky’s sparkling Petrushka.
Chamber Music
8:30pm
8:30pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Friday
29/03
Budapest Weekend

Concerts

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

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Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Kálmán Balogh is one of the most celebrated performers of the cimbalom, a string instrument central to the Hungarian musical tradition. Alongside his group and two violinists, he performs gems of the Romani repertoire.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Kálmán Balogh is one of the most celebrated performers of the cimbalom, a string instrument central to the Hungarian musical tradition. Alongside his group and two violinists, he performs gems of the Romani repertoire.
Saturday
30/03
Budapest Weekend

Concerts

Chamber Music
5:30pm
5:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Meticulous master of short forms, György Kurtág is deeply connected to music history. The soloists of the Ensemble intercontemporain put him into the spotlight in a programme rich with perspectives and convergences.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Meticulous master of short forms, György Kurtág is deeply connected to music history. The soloists of the Ensemble intercontemporain put him into the spotlight in a programme rich with perspectives and convergences.
Concert
6:00pm
6:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Mónika Lakatos and the musicians of the Romengo Group are undisputed masters of the Hungarian and Romani musical traditions.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Mónika Lakatos and the musicians of the Romengo Group are undisputed masters of the Hungarian and Romani musical traditions.
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Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In the first part of their Béla Bartók diptych, Iván Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra take on two of the Hungarian composer’s masterpieces: The Miraculous Mandarin and the revolutionary Concerto for Orchestra.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In the first part of their Béla Bartók diptych, Iván Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra take on two of the Hungarian composer’s masterpieces: The Miraculous Mandarin and the revolutionary Concerto for Orchestra.

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Sunday
31/03
Budapest Weekend

Concerts

Promenade Concert in the Museum
2:30pm
2:30pm
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Soloists of the Ensemble intercontemporain paint a passionate musical picture of Hungary. The Museum opens its doors to master composers Bartok, Ligeti, Kurtag, Veress, and Kodaly.
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Soloists of the Ensemble intercontemporain paint a passionate musical picture of Hungary. The Museum opens its doors to master composers Bartok, Ligeti, Kurtag, Veress, and Kodaly.
Vocal Concert
3:00pm
3:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The children’s Choir of the Orchestre de Paris explore the vocal works of Béla Bartók and other composers from the Hungarian school. A fresh and joyous reading of traditional Hungarian music.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The children’s Choir of the Orchestre de Paris explore the vocal works of Béla Bartók and other composers from the Hungarian school. A fresh and joyous reading of traditional Hungarian music.
Promenade Concert in the Museum
3:30pm
3:30pm
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Soloists of the Ensemble intercontemporain paint a passionate musical picture of Hungary. The Museum opens its doors to master composers Bartok, Ligeti, Kurtag, Veress, and Kodaly.
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Soloists of the Ensemble intercontemporain paint a passionate musical picture of Hungary. The Museum opens its doors to master composers Bartok, Ligeti, Kurtag, Veress, and Kodaly.
Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In the second part of their Béla Bartók diptych, Iván Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra present Bluebeard’s Castle, the composer’s only work for the lyrical stage.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In the second part of their Béla Bartók diptych, Iván Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra present Bluebeard’s Castle, the composer’s only work for the lyrical stage.

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Monday
1/04

Concerts

Piano Recital
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Martha Argerich and Lilya Zilberstein form a fantastic duo equally marvellous performing the intense rhythms of Rachmaninoff, the warm lyricism of Schumann, or the ardour of Liszt.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Martha Argerich and Lilya Zilberstein form a fantastic duo equally marvellous performing the intense rhythms of Rachmaninoff, the warm lyricism of Schumann, or the ardour of Liszt.
Tuesday
2/04

Concerts

Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Guardians of a long musical history, the Russian National Orchestra expertly embodies Mussorgsky’s unique voice, Rachmaninoff’s touching melancholy (with Mikhaïl Pletnev as soloist), and Shostakovich’s vibrant energy, all in a...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Guardians of a long musical history, the Russian National Orchestra expertly embodies Mussorgsky’s unique voice, Rachmaninoff’s touching melancholy (with Mikhaïl Pletnev as soloist), and Shostakovich’s vibrant energy, all in a...
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.
Wednesday
3/04

Concerts

Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Kristian Bezuidenhout performs Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 22, one of the most mysterious and seductive of the set, before Mahler’s enchanting Symphony No. 7, all under the baton of Daniel Harding.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Kristian Bezuidenhout performs Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 22, one of the most mysterious and seductive of the set, before Mahler’s enchanting Symphony No. 7, all under the baton of Daniel Harding.

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Thursday
4/04

Concerts

Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Kristian Bezuidenhout performs Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 22, one of the most mysterious and seductive of the set, before Mahler’s enchanting Symphony No. 7, all under the baton of Daniel Harding.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Kristian Bezuidenhout performs Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 22, one of the most mysterious and seductive of the set, before Mahler’s enchanting Symphony No. 7, all under the baton of Daniel Harding.
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.
Saturday
6/04
The Labèque Way Weekend

Concerts

Piano Recital
3:00pm
3:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
The Labèque sisters are one of the most beloved and glamorous duos of our time. They are constantly questioning, always ready for new musical adventures. Under their fingers, Stravinsky’s Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring) is bound...
Le Studio - Philharmonie
The Labèque sisters are one of the most beloved and glamorous duos of our time. They are constantly questioning, always ready for new musical adventures. Under their fingers, Stravinsky’s Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring) is bound...
Piano Recital
6:00pm
6:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
The Labèque sisters are one of the most beloved and glamorous duos of our time. They are constantly questioning, always ready for new musical adventures. Under their fingers, Stravinsky’s Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring) is bound...
Le Studio - Philharmonie
The Labèque sisters are one of the most beloved and glamorous duos of our time. They are constantly questioning, always ready for new musical adventures. Under their fingers, Stravinsky’s Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring) is bound...
Sunday
7/04
The Labèque Way Weekend

Concerts

Performance Concert
3:00pm
3:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The Philharmonie continues its grassroots initiative to encourage orchestral performers by bringing a hundred pianists of varying levels to the stage.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The Philharmonie continues its grassroots initiative to encourage orchestral performers by bringing a hundred pianists of varying levels to the stage.
Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In 2013, the Labèque sisters recorded Minimalist Dream House to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of minimalism. Today they perform works by American composers as well as a world premiere by Thom Yorke, frontman of Radiohead and Atoms for Peace.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In 2013, the Labèque sisters recorded Minimalist Dream House to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of minimalism. Today they perform works by American composers as well as a world premiere by Thom Yorke, frontman of Radiohead and Atoms for Peace.
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.
Tuesday
9/04

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Stravinsky’s inventive and brilliant Concerto, a true masterpiece of the twentieth-century violin repertoire, is followed by Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 11, as intensely ferocious as it is bleak.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Stravinsky’s inventive and brilliant Concerto, a true masterpiece of the twentieth-century violin repertoire, is followed by Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 11, as intensely ferocious as it is bleak.
Wednesday
10/04

Concerts

Piano Recital
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The enemy of pomp, at once demanding and aristocratic, an acclaimed interpreter of Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, and Bartók for over 40 years… András Schiff is a crucial part of the legacy of philosophers and architects of the...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
The enemy of pomp, at once demanding and aristocratic, an acclaimed interpreter of Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, and Bartók for over 40 years… András Schiff is a crucial part of the legacy of philosophers and architects of the...
Friday
12/04

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Depuis l’arrivée de Matthias Pintscher, l’Ensemble intercontemporain s’est lancé dans une démarche de réinvention radicale des formes du concert. Pour celui-ci, ils font appel au metteur en scène...
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Depuis l’arrivée de Matthias Pintscher, l’Ensemble intercontemporain s’est lancé dans une démarche de réinvention radicale des formes du concert. Pour celui-ci, ils font appel au metteur en scène...
Saturday
13/04
Rêve électro Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
A cinema-concert for the youngest of music fans featuring a gentle electro soundtrack.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
A cinema-concert for the youngest of music fans featuring a gentle electro soundtrack.
Show
3:00pm
3:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
An educational and fun musical talk! Three slightly eccentric researchers invite us into their studio to introduce us to the different techniques used in electroacoustic composition.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
An educational and fun musical talk! Three slightly eccentric researchers invite us into their studio to introduce us to the different techniques used in electroacoustic composition.
Show
5:30pm
5:30pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
An educational and fun musical talk! Three slightly eccentric researchers invite us into their studio to introduce us to the different techniques used in electroacoustic composition.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
An educational and fun musical talk! Three slightly eccentric researchers invite us into their studio to introduce us to the different techniques used in electroacoustic composition.
Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Iconic figure of the French Touch movement, DJ and producer Étienne de Crécy holds a special place in the electronic music scene. Known for his unusual concerts, here he returns to the stage.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Iconic figure of the French Touch movement, DJ and producer Étienne de Crécy holds a special place in the electronic music scene. Known for his unusual concerts, here he returns to the stage.

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Sunday
14/04
Rêve électro Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
A cinema-concert for the youngest of music fans featuring a gentle electro soundtrack.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
A cinema-concert for the youngest of music fans featuring a gentle electro soundtrack.
Promenade Concert in the Museum
2:30pm
2:30pm
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Explore some of the madcap early electronic instruments like the sonic bath or the Stylophone! The Museum invites you to get on their zany wavelength.
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Explore some of the madcap early electronic instruments like the sonic bath or the Stylophone! The Museum invites you to get on their zany wavelength.
Promenade Concert in the Museum
3:30pm
3:30pm
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Explore some of the madcap early electronic instruments like the sonic bath or the Stylophone! The Museum invites you to get on their zany wavelength.
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
Explore some of the madcap early electronic instruments like the sonic bath or the Stylophone! The Museum invites you to get on their zany wavelength.
Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A key figure of the French electronic scene, Arnaud Rebotini composed the original score for Robin Campillo’s film 120 BPM (Beats Per Minute). Here he performs it live with an orchestral ensemble.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A key figure of the French electronic scene, Arnaud Rebotini composed the original score for Robin Campillo’s film 120 BPM (Beats Per Minute). Here he performs it live with an orchestral ensemble.
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…
Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A salute to friendship with Shostakovich and Britten!
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A salute to friendship with Shostakovich and Britten!
Friday
19/04

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Tuesday
23/04

Concerts

Piano Recital
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Giant of the piano Nicholas Angelich has proven himself to be a first-rate and particularly sensitive virtuoso. His interpretations of Bach, Beethoven, Prokofiev, and Brahms are among the most highly-regarded of his generation.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Giant of the piano Nicholas Angelich has proven himself to be a first-rate and particularly sensitive virtuoso. His interpretations of Bach, Beethoven, Prokofiev, and Brahms are among the most highly-regarded of his generation.
Friday
26/04

Concerts

Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Nelson Freire plays Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2, rich with Polish nostalgia, and Mikko Franck conducts The Firebird, as well as a work from his compatriot, Rautavaara: a Northern journey into the mesmerizing Orient.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Nelson Freire plays Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2, rich with Polish nostalgia, and Mikko Franck conducts The Firebird, as well as a work from his compatriot, Rautavaara: a Northern journey into the mesmerizing Orient.
Saturday
27/04
Rachmaninov Weekend

Concerts

Family Concert
11:00am
11:00am
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The Opus concerts combine music and history. A symphony orchestra, a narrator, and an audiovisual projection immerse the audience into the period during which an iconic work from was created.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
The Opus concerts combine music and history. A symphony orchestra, a narrator, and an audiovisual projection immerse the audience into the period during which an iconic work from was created.
Show for kids
11:00am
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Rachmaninoff’s expressive use of colour is a major source of inspiration for this fantasy program for violin, piano, and animated cinema!
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Rachmaninoff’s expressive use of colour is a major source of inspiration for this fantasy program for violin, piano, and animated cinema!
Concert
6:00pm
6:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Written in 1915, Rachmaninoff’s All-Night Vigil consists of fifteen movements. The composer was particularly fond of the fifth and even asked for it to be sung at his funeral!
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Written in 1915, Rachmaninoff’s All-Night Vigil consists of fifteen movements. The composer was particularly fond of the fifth and even asked for it to be sung at his funeral!
Chamber Music
7:00pm
7:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Young Rachmaninoff’s compositional talents were the talk of Moscow. The influence of his teachers is evident in his two early Trios élégiaques, a pair of works rich with the promise of an immense talent still in development.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Young Rachmaninoff’s compositional talents were the talk of Moscow. The influence of his teachers is evident in his two early Trios élégiaques, a pair of works rich with the promise of an immense talent still in development.
Symphonic Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
For this first concert of the full cycle of Rachmaninoff’s piano concertos, Denis Matsuev takes on the titanic Concerto No. 3 with all his trademark enthusiasm, before exploring the more modern outline of the little-known Concerto...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
For this first concert of the full cycle of Rachmaninoff’s piano concertos, Denis Matsuev takes on the titanic Concerto No. 3 with all his trademark enthusiasm, before exploring the more modern outline of the little-known Concerto...
Sunday
28/04
Rachmaninov Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Rachmaninoff’s expressive use of colour is a major source of inspiration for this fantasy program for violin, piano, and animated cinema!
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Rachmaninoff’s expressive use of colour is a major source of inspiration for this fantasy program for violin, piano, and animated cinema!
Symphonic Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Nikolaï Lugansky performs the passionate Concerto No. 1 and the brilliant Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, while Behzod Abduraimov takes on Piano Concerto No. 2, the most lyrical of the set.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Nikolaï Lugansky performs the passionate Concerto No. 1 and the brilliant Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, while Behzod Abduraimov takes on Piano Concerto No. 2, the most lyrical of the set.

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Monday
29/04

Concerts

Piano Recital
8:30pm
Complete Beethoven sonatas
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Pour cet ultime volet de la saison de l’intégrale des sonates pour piano de Beethoven, Daniel Barenboim met en miroir l’atmosphère envoûtante de la « Clair de lune » et la profondeur de l’avant-derni...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Pour cet ultime volet de la saison de l’intégrale des sonates pour piano de Beethoven, Daniel Barenboim met en miroir l’atmosphère envoûtante de la « Clair de lune » et la profondeur de l’avant-derni...
Thursday
2/05

Concerts

Piano Recital
8:30pm
Complete Beethoven sonatas
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In this season’s final volume of Beethoven’s full cycle of piano sonatas, Daniel Barenboim juxtaposes the spellbinding atmosphere of his “Clair de lune,” and the depth of his second-to-last sonata, a pinnacle of light.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In this season’s final volume of Beethoven’s full cycle of piano sonatas, Daniel Barenboim juxtaposes the spellbinding atmosphere of his “Clair de lune,” and the depth of his second-to-last sonata, a pinnacle of light.
Saturday
4/05
Cuba / Africa Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
3:00pm
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
This well-known Caribbean tale takes us to the heart of Cocozumba, a mythical African entity... Cuban writer Lydia Cabrera’s flair is sure to enchant you. Performance in French.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
This well-known Caribbean tale takes us to the heart of Cocozumba, a mythical African entity... Cuban writer Lydia Cabrera’s flair is sure to enchant you. Performance in French.
Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Formed in the 1960s, Las Maravillas de Mali has since become a flagship ensemble of the Afro-Cuban musical tradition. The legendary orchestra returns to the stage, here accompanied by Guinean singer Mory Kanté.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Formed in the 1960s, Las Maravillas de Mali has since become a flagship ensemble of the Afro-Cuban musical tradition. The legendary orchestra returns to the stage, here accompanied by Guinean singer Mory Kanté.
Sunday
5/05
Cuba / Africa Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
3:00pm
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
This well-known Caribbean tale takes us to the heart of Cocozumba, a mythical African entity... Cuban writer Lydia Cabrera’s flair is sure to enchant you. Performance in French.
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
This well-known Caribbean tale takes us to the heart of Cocozumba, a mythical African entity... Cuban writer Lydia Cabrera’s flair is sure to enchant you. Performance in French.
Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
With over fifty years of experience, legendary Cuban pianist Chucho Valdés is one of the most important artists working at the intersection of Cuban and African music. His Jazz Bata project is a colourful illustration.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
With over fifty years of experience, legendary Cuban pianist Chucho Valdés is one of the most important artists working at the intersection of Cuban and African music. His Jazz Bata project is a colourful illustration.

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Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Deeply connected to the earth, charismatic Senegalese ensemble Orchestra Baobab—whose roots ground them both to Africa and Latin America—demonstrate that they are just as fresh and lively, 40 years after their creation.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Deeply connected to the earth, charismatic Senegalese ensemble Orchestra Baobab—whose roots ground them both to Africa and Latin America—demonstrate that they are just as fresh and lively, 40 years after their creation.
Monday
6/05

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
For Beethoven, his Missa solemnis (1818-1823) was to be the apex of his oeuvre of sacred works. René Jacobs and the Freiburger Barockorchester bring out its grand architecture.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
For Beethoven, his Missa solemnis (1818-1823) was to be the apex of his oeuvre of sacred works. René Jacobs and the Freiburger Barockorchester bring out its grand architecture.
Wednesday
8/05

Concerts

Opera
2:30pm
2:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Hans Krása’s Brundibár was created by the children at the Theresienstadt concentration camp in 1943. It tells the tale of two children seeking money to buy milk for their ill mother, as well as their encounter with the diabolical ...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Hans Krása’s Brundibár was created by the children at the Theresienstadt concentration camp in 1943. It tells the tale of two children seeking money to buy milk for their ill mother, as well as their encounter with the diabolical ...
Opera
6:00pm
6:00pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Hans Krása’s Brundibár was created by the children at the Theresienstadt concentration camp in 1943. It tells the tale of two children seeking money to buy milk for their ill mother, as well as their encounter with the diabolical ...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Hans Krása’s Brundibár was created by the children at the Theresienstadt concentration camp in 1943. It tells the tale of two children seeking money to buy milk for their ill mother, as well as their encounter with the diabolical ...
Thursday
9/05

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
François-Xavier Roth conducts the Orchestre de Paris in works by Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
François-Xavier Roth conducts the Orchestre de Paris in works by Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel.
Friday
10/05
Cirques Weekend

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In the second part of their portrait of Ligeti, the Ensemble intercontemporain deliver an incredible performance of the full cycle of his concertos, some of which they recorded in 2015.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
In the second part of their portrait of Ligeti, the Ensemble intercontemporain deliver an incredible performance of the full cycle of his concertos, some of which they recorded in 2015.

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Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Bachar Mar-Khalifé revisits his repertoire, a seamless mix of Arab music, electro, and improvisations. Drawing on the rich tradition of circus arts, Gaëtan Levêque constructs intense, poetic scenes.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Bachar Mar-Khalifé revisits his repertoire, a seamless mix of Arab music, electro, and improvisations. Drawing on the rich tradition of circus arts, Gaëtan Levêque constructs intense, poetic scenes.
Saturday
11/05
Cirques Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
11:00am
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Madame Françoise is a modern clown. She sticks her red nose right into the classical repertoire and the world of serious soloists. With her kindhearted pianist, they form a duo blending music, juggling, and tomfoolery! Performance in French.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Madame Françoise is a modern clown. She sticks her red nose right into the classical repertoire and the world of serious soloists. With her kindhearted pianist, they form a duo blending music, juggling, and tomfoolery! Performance in French.
Show for kids
3:00pm
3:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Madame Françoise is a modern clown. She sticks her red nose right into the classical repertoire and the world of serious soloists. With her kindhearted pianist, they form a duo blending music, juggling, and tomfoolery! Performance in French.
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Madame Françoise is a modern clown. She sticks her red nose right into the classical repertoire and the world of serious soloists. With her kindhearted pianist, they form a duo blending music, juggling, and tomfoolery! Performance in French.
Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Bachar Mar-Khalifé revisits his repertoire, a seamless mix of Arab music, electro, and improvisations. Drawing on the rich tradition of circus arts, Gaëtan Levêque constructs intense, poetic scenes.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Bachar Mar-Khalifé revisits his repertoire, a seamless mix of Arab music, electro, and improvisations. Drawing on the rich tradition of circus arts, Gaëtan Levêque constructs intense, poetic scenes.

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Sunday
12/05
Cirques Weekend

Concerts

Promenade Concert in the Museum
2:30pm
2:30pm
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
The Museum is rolling out the red carpet to welcome fanfare, juggling, and animal marionettes! Follow Monsieur Loyal, who is overwhelmed by the arrival of all of these strange zebras. The concert-walk will be followed by a snack.
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
The Museum is rolling out the red carpet to welcome fanfare, juggling, and animal marionettes! Follow Monsieur Loyal, who is overwhelmed by the arrival of all of these strange zebras. The concert-walk will be followed by a snack.
Promenade Concert in the Museum
3:30pm
3:30pm
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
The Museum is rolling out the red carpet to welcome fanfare, juggling, and animal marionettes! Follow Monsieur Loyal, who is overwhelmed by the arrival of all of these strange zebras. The concert-walk will be followed by a snack.
Musée de la musique - Cité de la musique
The Museum is rolling out the red carpet to welcome fanfare, juggling, and animal marionettes! Follow Monsieur Loyal, who is overwhelmed by the arrival of all of these strange zebras. The concert-walk will be followed by a snack.
Show
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Circa and the Quatuor Debussy offer a diverse programme combining acrobatics and Russian chamber music. The spellbinding Opus was composed around several of Shostakovich’s quartets.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Circa and the Quatuor Debussy offer a diverse programme combining acrobatics and Russian chamber music. The spellbinding Opus was composed around several of Shostakovich’s quartets.
Wednesday
15/05

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A pacifist monument paying tribute to both those lost in the war and the absurdity of the exercise itself, Britten’s intensely emotional War Requiem is one of the major choral works of the twentieth century.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A pacifist monument paying tribute to both those lost in the war and the absurdity of the exercise itself, Britten’s intensely emotional War Requiem is one of the major choral works of the twentieth century.

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Thursday
16/05

Concerts

Vocal Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A pacifist monument paying tribute to both those lost in the war and the absurdity of the exercise itself, Britten’s intensely emotional War Requiem is one of the major choral works of the twentieth century.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
A pacifist monument paying tribute to both those lost in the war and the absurdity of the exercise itself, Britten’s intensely emotional War Requiem is one of the major choral works of the twentieth century.