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Scriabine, Ravel, Messiaen, Gershwin

The mirror game between the Russian and French repertoires by Boris Berezovsky

French Bœuf de rentrée!

Women in the spotlight at the opening concert of the Orchestre de chambre de Paris's season featuring the joys of classical and swing music.

Debussy, Poulenc, Fauré, Ravel

A sumptuous array of French melodies by Sabine Devieilhe and Alexandre Tharaud.

Haydn, Schubert, Chopin, Stravinsky

The Russian giant is back with two Viennese classics, Chopin and Stravinsky.

Lars Vogt, Christian Tetzlaff

Lars Vogt and Christian Tetzlaff take us on a journey with Mendelssohn, Sibelius, Brahms and Dvořák.

Viva Vivaldi

Some of Vivaldi's most beautiful opera arias by Philippe Jaroussky in good company.

Great Entertainment for the Young Sun King

A real "cabinet of curiosities", this baroque enchantment recreates one of the mythical feasts of the court of Louis XIV.

Lahav Shani, Renaud Capuçon, Kian Soltani

The return of Lahav Shani, the rising star of orchestral conducting, for a two-part performance at the music stand and keyboard.

Complete string quartets Beethoven VI

The sixth and final concert by the Belcea quartet performing Beethoven’s complete Quartets.

An evening of solidarity to the French Ballet.

Schumann, Brahms, Chausson

Adam Laloum and Quatuor Strada deliver a dazzling kaleidoscope of romantic moods.

Antonio Méndez, Thibaut Garcia

Thibaut Garcia's guitar pays homage to two great masters of the repertoire for the instrument.

Come un respiro, Gabrielle Chanel

As the borders between Russia and the European Union are still closed, Svetlana Zakharova's performances have been canceled.

Debussy, Rameau

Víkingur Ólafsson, the Icelandic piano sensation, presents this Sunday morning a packed programme illustrating the extent of his talent.

Beethoven

Haydn's mischievous influence on Beethoven in a three-part lesson.

George Frideric Handel

A brilliant and rare pasticcio comprising Handel's arias and cantatas and a team experienced in this repertoire led by Franco Fagioli

Richard Strauss

A sublime "scenic symphonic poem", Salome illustrates the luxuriance of its subject matter, embellished here by Krzysztof Warlikowski's vision and a high-flying cast.

Bruch, Debussy, Schumann, Beethoven

An inspired trio devoted to Bruch, Debussy, Schumann and Beethoven.

Mozart, Rossini, Donizetti, Bellini

Mozart, Rossini, Bellini and Donizetti by three exceptional artists.

Chelleri, Bononcini, Scarlatti, Caldara, Hasse...

Second performance this season for Philippe Jaroussky with a solo programme devoted to to European vocal musical creation at the turn of the 17th century.

Claudio Monteverdi

Love and hate, war and peace. Pure musical theatre magnified by the elegance of Magdalena Kožená.

Chopin, Berg, Khrennikov, Gershwin

Evgueni Kissin treats us to Nocturnes, Impromptus, Scherzos and other Polish works by Chopin before tackling the shores of the 20th century.

Haydn, Grieg

The Modigliani Quartet celebrates the modernity of Haydn and Grieg.

Jules Massenet

A drama of impossible love with an exacerbated romanticism, Massenet's opera captivates with its title role, here played by the amazing Sir Simon Keenlyside.

François Boulanger, Adam Laloum

From Brahms to Dvořák, a journey of epic proportions by the Orchestre de la Garde républicaine and Adam Laloum.

Schumann

The traditional and much awaited Parisian recital of the pianistic oddball Grigory Sokolov.

Mozart

The Mozartian legend championed by Alexis Kossenko and his set of Ambassadors.

Yuri Temirkanov, Denis Matsuev

The traditional trip to Paris by Yuri Temirkanov and his St-Petersburg Orchestra with Denis Matsuev as soloist.

Joseph Haydn

An immense choral fresco entirely dedicated to the cycles of nature under the expert baton of Emmanuelle Haïm.

Douglas Boyd, Anne Gastinel, Benoît Grenet

Douglas Boyd is back at the music stand of the Orchestre de chambre de Paris with a renowned soloist, the cellist Anne Gastinel.

Alessandra Vittini, François Doublier

Alessandra Vittini and her New International Philharmonia Orchestra offer a special program with three summits of Mozart's work.

Rachmaninov, Bartók

Dialogues of keyboard and percussion around Rachmaninov and Bartók.

Christmas with Jonas Kaufmann

The great Jonas Kaufmann celebrates Christmas in Paris.

Lecocq, Puccini, Offenbach, Lehár, Donizetti, Massenet...

Sumi Jo, a big name in world peace.

Antonio Vivaldi

Jean-Christophe Spinosi continues his exploration of the lyrical repertoire of the Red Priest with this Venetian Olimpiade.

Beethoven, Debussy, Rachmaninov

Nikolai Lugansky's full palette from Beethovenian classicism to Debussy melody.

Mozart, Berg, Brahms

The keyboard doyenne for an evening with Mozart and Brahms peppered with Viennese modernity.

Cavalli, Bononcini, Handel, Hasse

Jakub Józef Orliński: the modern and worthy successor of 18th century castrati.

Christmas concert Young Audience

The musical tale imagined by Jean Broussolle to music by André Popp hasn't aged a day and the truculent Juliette demonstrates this.

Schubert, Mendelssohn, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky...

A birthday party and harp for Marielle Nordmann's 80th birthday.

Beethoven

The story of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony in music and words.

Prokofiev, Britten, Shostakovich

Two exceptional chamber musicians for a programme of sonatas by Prokofiev, Britten and Shostakovich.

Ludwig van Beethoven

The work is grandiose: in terms of its scale, complexity and exacting standards. A fascinating musical masterpiece.

Latvian National Opera and Ballet

The mythical ballet of Sleeping Beauty based on Perrault's fairy tale and Tchaikovsky's music for the festive season.

Come and watch the dancers training on the stage of the Theater ..

Marc-Antoine Charpentier

Dumont and Charpentier where the art of the Grand Motet “à la française” in its most perfect completeness.

Schumann, Brahms, Fauré, Poulenc

Passing the baton for Victor-Julien Laferrière's cello and Maxim Emelyanychev's piano.

Handel, Mozart

The first Parisian recital of the dazzling Lisette Oropesa that all the great lyric scenes are snapping up.

Schumann, Szymanowski, Chopin

Seong-Jin Cho, the shining new star of the South Korean piano school.

Emmanuel Krivine, Christina Landshamer, Anna Stéphany, Eric Ruf

The Orchestre National de France, Emmanuel Krivine and Eric Ruf play Mendelssohn tonight.

Trevor Pinnock, Emmanuel Pahud, Ilyes Boufadden-Adolff, Paul Meyer, Gilbert Audin, Radovan Vlatković

An evening putting the most famous pieces of the wind instrument repertoire in the spotlight.

Debussy, Berlioz-Liszt

Alexander Melnikov's visionary and nuanced programme.

Bach

The beauty of Bach's artistry by a powerful trio, Emmanuel Pahud, Trevor Pinnock and Jonathan Manson.

Four Seasons

Eleonora Abbagnato's return to the stage in Paris with the famous 4 Seasons by Vivaldi.

Rossini, Donizetti, Verdi, Boieldieu...

Two immense tenors, Lawrence Spyres and Lawrence Brownlee, for a Rossini festival.

Say, Schumann

Piano master Fazil Say with the dashing heroes of the Modigliani Quartet.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

A sumptuous and realistic instruction manual in the art of love steeped in all Mozartian sensuality.

Esa-Pekka Salonen, Yefim Bronfman

Esa-Pekka Salonen and the musical prowess of the Philharmonia on German soil.

Machaut, Liszt, Fauré

Concert tribute to Liszt and Fauré by Kit Amstrong.

Bach, Schumann, Chopin

Talent doesn't wait for people to first grow old and the very young Alexandra Dovgan has already proved it.

Debussy, Chopin, Rachmaninov

Debussy, Chopin and Rachmaninov in the hands of Sunwook Kim and Edgar Moreau.

Gustavo Gimeno, Anja Harteros

Wagner's Wesendonck-Lieder brought to life by Anja Harteros and César Franck's rare and unique symphony.

Schubert, Tchaikovsky

Pianist Mikhail Pletnev returns to Avenue Montaigne after a fifteen-year absence.

Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich

The complicity of a trio to shed light on Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich.

Martin Fröst

The virtuoso clarinettist Martin Fröst presents an explosive programme.

from G. Donizetti - Participatory Opera

All the tenderness and humor of Donizetti's opera in a version adapted for young audiences, where he will once again be invited to participate in singing.

Mozart, Fauré, Brahms

The Swedish clarinet player Martin Fröst in good company with Antoine Tamestit and Shai Wosner.

Franz Schreker, Johannes Brahms

A masterful score as much for its sacred character as for its orchestral and choral power.

Beethoven, Respighi, Ysaÿe, Franck

Graceful and elegant duo revolving around the figures of Beethoven, Respighi, Ysaÿe and Franck.

Rossini, Donizetti, Bellini

The magnificent voices and temperaments of Olga Peretyatko and Karine Deshayes for an evening devoted to the Queens of bel canto.

Emmanuel Krivine, Nicolas Altstaedt

Distant horizons on the programme with the Orchestre National de France and its music director Emmanuel Krivine.

Hindemith, Prokofiev, Ravel, Grieg

Russian violinist Vadim Repin inaugurates this great violin weekend with Hindemith, Prokofiev, Ravel and Grieg.

Beethoven, Ysaÿe, Bartók, Strauss

The second concert of this violin weekend is also an opportunity to discover promising young artists. This afternoon, the American Stella Chen...

Dvořák, Janáček, Brahms, Szymanowski

The third concert of this violin weekend lets us meet the German Arabella Steinbacher.

Schubert, Liszt

Argentinean pianist Nelson Goerner contrasts Schubert and Liszt. Fascinating.

Franck, Tchaikovsky, Ravel

The award-winning young Eva Zaravo is the guest of the fourth concert of this great violin weekend.

Beethoven, Clara Schumann, Brahms...

To conclude this great violin weekend, the Russian Alena Baeva, double endorsed by Rostropovitch and Ozawa.

Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky

Sergey Dogadin plunges us into the depths of the Russian soul with Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev and Stravinsky.

Haydn, Schubert, Chopin, Prokofiev

Sunwook Kim in solo to celebrate Haydn, Schubert, Chopin and Prokofiev.

Handel, Bach

The young Belgian Jodie Devos is the coloratura soprano in the spotlight, triumphing both on stage and on record.

Francis Poulenc / Jean Cocteau, Thierry Escaich / Olivier Py

This production provides a contemporary echo to a seminal work of the 20th century. Poulenc "dialogues" here with the composer Thierry Escaich.

Chopin, Albéniz

Roger Muraro combines the virtuosity and romanticism of Chopin and Albéniz.

Bach

Piotr Anderzewski, a master of the art of the Cantor of Leipzig.

Avi Avital

A refined and energetic programme performed with Avi Avital's mandolin.

Schubert

David Fray is back with Schubert and his imposing Wanderer-Fantasy.

Mozart, De Falla, Bach, Lavry

All the nuances of the mandolin and the exquisite skill of Avi Avital.

Giuseppe Verdi

During a ball, Verdi removes the masks of passion and duty.

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

Undoubtedly the most well-known lament of sorrow in the baroque repertoire.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Matthäus-Passion, or the pinnacle of Bach's choral art directed and sung by Mark Padmore.

Sergei Prokofiev - Young audience

One fine morning, little Peter opened the gate of the garden and went out into the vast green meadows...

Henry Desmarest

Henry Desmarest's little-known Didon is reborn thanks to the Centre de Musique Baroque de Versailles and Véronique Gens singing the title role.

Johann Sebastian Bach

The first of the great pieces Bach composed when he moved to Leipzig and one of the highlights of his choral catalogue.

Bach-Liszt, Bach-Busoni, Mozart-Liszt, Albéniz...

The whirlwind of the senses from Bach to Granados performed by Simon Ghraichy.

Mozart, Sibelius

Christian Tetzlaff and his eponymous quartet celebrate Mozart and Sibelius.

Tabula Rasa, Woman with water, 24 hours and a dog

Paris discovers the young Cuban company Malpaso with its incredible energy thanks to three ballets by Ohad Naharin, Mast Ek and Osnel Delgado.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Mozart's most popular sacred work and his famous aria Agnus Dei - where the spiritual takes on a sensual quality.

Handel, Porpora, Broschi, Caldara

Handel and his muses performed by Patrizia Ciofi, Lea Desandre and Anthea Pichanick.

Richard Wagner

"Bühnenweihfestspiel" ("festival play for the consecration of the stage"), Wagner’s last opera is a powerful epopee, and a final masterpiece.

Vincenzo Bellini

Bellini's ultimate masterpiece owes its notoriety to his leading roles among the most demanding in the belcantist repertoire.

Bruno Mantovani, Philippe Bianconi

An evening to celebrate the musical ties between France and the United States.

George Frideric Handel

Tamerlano, one of the most beautiful and poignant examples of vocal acrobatics in the baroque repertoire.

Purcell, Vivaldi, Piazzolla, Molinelli

A unique and intimate encounter between Vivaldi's violin and Piazzolla's bandoneon.

Xenos

Akram Khan’s latest solo, at once gripping humanity, tragic and poetic, like this immense performer.

Mendelssohn, Schumann

Mendelssohn chamber musician and the art of Schumann's declaration of love by the Trio Wanderer.

Depardieu sings Barbara

Gérard Depardieu’s final tribute to the Lady in Black

Lars Vogt, Christian Tetzlaff

Brahms-inspired virtuosity and romanticism in the hands of violinist Lars Vogt.

Britten, Brahms

The luminous Belcea in Brahms and Britten.

Strozzi, Carissimi, Monteverdi, Sandrin, Caccini...

Sonya Yoncheva celebrates Monteverdi, Caccini and Carissimi, great musical figures of the early baroque.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Jean-Christophe Spinosi welcomes young singers and breakdancers for an original journey, combining tradition and modernity.

Mozart

Three of Mozart's most beautiful quintets by the Konzertmeister of the Berlin Philharmonic.

Mozart, Schumann

Second evening with the Konzertmeister of the Berlin Philharmonic with Mozart and Schumann.

Thomas Dausgaard, Haochen Zhang

The Three Ages of Strauss explored by conductor Thomas Dausgaard and pianist Haochen Zhang.

Riccardo Muti

Riccardo Muti and the Wiener Philharmoniker for a masterful demonstration of musical complicity.

Mozart, Fauré, Debussy, Puccini...

Patricia Petibon's new "journey" in her own right, combining alchemy and finesse.

Richard Strauss

“Prima la musica e poi le parole” ... Capriccio, the great Strauss’ lyrical testament, conducted by Christian Thielemann.

Prokofiev, Rachmaninov

Valentina Lisitsa on Russian soil with Prokofiev and Rachmaninov.

Donizetti, Verdi, Massenet

After their duets in La Traviata and Manon, Pretty Yende and Benjamin Bernheim meet again for a recital.

Leif Ove Andsnes, Matthew Truscott, Christiane Karg

The Mahler Chamber Orchestra and Leif Ove Andsnes celebrate Mozart and the years 1785-1786.

Vincenzo Bellini

La Sonnambula is one of the most beautiful lyrical pages of Italian Romanticism. The young American soprano Nadine Sierra, a rising star of her generation, is set to shine in this opera.

Bach, Schubert

Pianist Fazil Say is a man of dialogue: tonight, with Schubert and Bach.

W. A. Mozart, G. Paisiello

The Mozartian legend in resonance with the little-known Mass for the Coronation of Napoleon by Paisiello.

Et Pof

Muriel Robin is back doing her cult sketches.

Haydn, Beethoven

Christian Zacharias brings Haydn and Beethoven into dialogue.

Sartorio, Monteverdi, Marini, Rossi

La Storia di Orfeo told with style by Philippe Jaroussky and Emőke Baráth.

Mozart

The young soprano Elsa Dreisig with her incredible rise to fame welcomes us to an evening of Mozart's music.

Charles Lecocq

Lecocq’s Madame Angot was a triumph when it was created, then it was forgotten. A talented team of French singers is putting her back in the spotlight with great enthusiasm.

Jacques Offenbach

Ending the season on a high note, with an opera-buffa and Offenbach's gem: a great way to ease into the summer break.

The most beautiful opera arias by the most beautiful voices

Another Folle Soirée event devoted to opera organised by Radio Classique.