Archive of performances of Berlioz’s music around the world

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Year 2010 (September)

The table below lists the performances in chronological order. 

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September

1 September 2010
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique

Festival de Musique classique Montreux-Vevey “Septembre musical”
Auditorium Stravinski, Montreux, Switzerland
Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit
2 September 2010
8.00pm
Harold en Italie Gewandhaus - Großer Konzertsaal, Leipzig, Germany
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Andrew Harding
Tabea Zimmermann (Viola)
2 September 2010
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

Musikfest Bremen
Die Glocke, Großer Saal, Bremen, Germany
Anima Eterna Brugge
conductor: Jos van Immerseel
4 September 2010
8.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Le Carré du Perche, Mortagne-au-Perche, France
Orchestre national de Lorraine
conductor: Jacques Mercier
5 September 2010
4.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Nagano-ken Matsumoto Bunka Kaikan, Matsumoto, Japan
Saito Kinen Orchestra
conductor: Seiji Ozawa
6 September 2010
7.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Nagano-ken Matsumoto Bunka Kaikan, Matsumoto, Japan
Saito Kinen Orchestra
conductor: Seiji Ozawa
6 September 2010
7.00pm

Live broadcast on BBC Radio 3; available on demand for 7 days
Overture Le Carnaval romain



BBC Proms
Royal Albert Hall, London, UK
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
conductor: Stéphane Denève 
7 September 2010
8.30pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain

2010-2011 Season Opening Night Gala
Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, USA
San Francisco symphony
conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
8 September 2010
7.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

Bezruc Opava Festival
Červený Zámek, Hradec nad Moravicí, Czech Republic
Janáčkova filharmonie Ostrava [Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra]
conductor: Jakub Zidek
9 September 2010
7.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain
Symphonie fantastique
Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Musashino Academia Musicae Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Yukio Kitahara 
9 September 2010
7.00pm
Les Nuits d’été (two songs)


Classical Rufus
Portland Center for the Performing Arts, Portland, USA
Oregon Symphony
conductor: Carlos Kalmar
vocalist: Rufus Wainwright
9 September 2010
8.00pm
L’Invitation à la valse

Weber; orch. Berlioz

Music of the Dance
Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Diavolo Dance Theater
conductor: Bramwell Tovey
9 September 2010
8.30pm
Scène d’amour
(from Roméo et Juliette)
Auditorium di Milano Fondazione Cariplo, Milan, Italy
Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano
conductor: Xian Zhang
10 September 2010
7.00pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict NHK Hall, Tokyo, Japan
NHK Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Sir Neville Marriner
10 September 2010
8.00pm
Scène d’amour
(from Roméo et Juliette)
Auditorium di Milano Fondazione Cariplo, Milan, Italy
Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano
conductor: Xian Zhang
11 September 2010
11.00am
Symphonie fantastique (excerpts)

Subscription concert for children
Suntory Hall, Main Hall, Yokyo, Japan
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Naoto Otomo
11 September 2010
3.00pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict NHK Hall, Tokyo, Japan
NHK Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Sir Neville Marriner

11 September 2010
7.00pm

Recorded for release on CD

Grande Messe des morts (Requiem)







Wratislavia Cantans Festival
Magdalena Church, Wroclaw, Poland
Gabrieli Consort and Players
Wratislavia Festival Orchestra
Chetham’s School of Music Brass Ensemble
Wrocław Philharmonic Choir
Robert Murray (tenor)
conductor: Paul McCreesh
choir director: Agnieszka Franków-Żelazny
assistant conductor: Benjamin Bayl 
11 September 2010
7.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, Moscow, Russia
The Russian National Orchestra
conductor: Nikolai Znaider
11 September 2010
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

Opening night 2010-2011 season 
Artemus Ham Hall, University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Las Vegas, USA
Las Vegas Philharmonic
conductor: David Itkin
11 September 2010
8.00pm
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini

Pines of Rome
Saenger Theatre of Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, USA
Mobile Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Scott Speck
11 September 2010
8.30pm
Mélodies (unspecified)

[probably Villanelle and Le Spectre de la rose, from Les Nuits d’été]
Abbaye de Saint-Papoul, Saint-Papoul, France
Roger Pujol (tenor)
Thierry Jam (piano)
11 September 2010 Symphonie fantastique Theatro Municipal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Orquestra Sinfônica Brasileira
conductor: Roberto Minczuk
11 September 2010 “Roméo et Juliette”

Maurice Béjart’s ballet created in 1966 set to Berlioz’s Roméo et Juliette

Festival Le Temps d’Aimer
Gare du Midi, Biarritz, France
Malandain Ballet Biarritz
choreography: Thierry Malandain
decor and costumes: Jorge Gallardo
direction, conception and lighting: Jean-Claude Asquié
12 September 2010
2.30pm
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini

Pines of Rome
Saenger Theatre of Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, USA
Mobile Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Scott Speck
12 September 2010
4.00pm
Scène d’amour
(from Roméo et Juliette)
Auditorium di Milano Fondazione Cariplo, Milan, Italy
Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano
conductor: Xian Zhang
12 September 2010
4.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts, Reno, Nevada, USA
Reno Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Laura Jackson

12 September 2010
7.00pm

Recorded for release on CD

Grande Messe des morts (Requiem)







Wratislavia Cantans Festival
Magdalena Church, Wroclaw, Poland
Gabrieli Consort and Players
Wratislavia Festival Orchestra
Chetham’s School of Music Brass Ensemble
Wrocław Philharmonic Choir
Robert Murray (tenor)
conductor: Paul McCreesh
choir director: Agnieszka Franków-Żelazny
assistant conductor: Benjamin Bayl 
13 September 2010
7.30pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain
Les Nuits d’été

Lucerne Festival
Concert Hall, KKL Luzern, Switzerland
San Francisco Symphony
conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano)
14 September 2010
7.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Jacques Lacombe
14 September 2010
7.30pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts, Reno, Nevada, USA
Reno Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Laura Jackson
15 September 2010
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Musical Arts Cente, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
Indiana University Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Leonard Slatkin
15 September 2010
9.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain
Les Nuits d’été
Teatro degli Arcimboldi, Milan, Italy
San Francisco Symphony
conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano)
17 September 2010
8.00pm
Cléopâtre Collégiale, Seclin, France
Orchestre nationale de Lille
conductor: Jean-Claude Casadesus
Sophie Fournier (mezzo-soprano)
17 September 2010
8.00pm
Les Nuits d’été St Carthage’s Cathedral, Lismore, County Waterford, Ireland
Sinead Ni Mhurchu (soprano
Antoinette Baker (piano)
18 September 2010
7.00pm
Les Nuits d’été Atheneum, Nantucket, Nantucket Island, MA, USA
Krista River (mezzo-soprano)
Stephen Porter (piano)
18 September 2010
7.30pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict St George’s Bristol, Bristol, UK
Bristol Classical Players
conductor: Tom Gauterin
18 September 2010
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire

Grand Opening Night
Civic Center Music Hall, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Oklahoma City Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Joel Levine
18 September 2010
8.30pm
Symphonie funèbre et triomphale Place de l’Arsenal, Belfort, Alsace, France
Orchestre d’harmonie de la Ville de Belfort 
Ensemble instrumental de Belfort 
and professors and students of music schools in 
the city of Belfort and the Communauté d’Agglomération Belfortaine
(altogether 100 musicians)
conductor: Laurent Zemp
19 September 2010
3.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Lincoln Theater, Yountville, California, USA
Napa Valley Symphony
conductor: JoAnn Falletta
20 September 2010
8.00pm
Cléopâtre Salle Jacques de Rette, Oye-Plage, France
Orchestre nationale de Lille
conductor: Jean-Claude Casadesus
Sophie Fournier (mezzo-soprano)
22 September 2010
8.00pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict

Amour viens rendre à mon âme
(air d’Orphée, from Orphée et Eurydice)
Gluck / Berlioz
Théâtre des Champs Elysées, Paris, France
Orchestre de l’Opéra de Lyon
conductor: Kazushi Ono
Joyce DiDonato (mezzo-soprano)
23 September 2010
7.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire

Opening Gala
Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, USA
Philadelphia Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit 
23 September 2010
7.30pm
Les Nuits d’été Wigmore Hall, London, UK
Clara Mouriz (mezzo-soprano)
Joseph Middleton (Piano)
23 September 2010
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Woodruff Arts Center: Atlanta Symphony Hall, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Robert Spano
23 September 2010
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique
Lélio, ou retour à la vie
Symphony Center, Chicago, USA
Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus (chorus director: Duain Wolfe)
conductor: Riccardo Muti
Mario Zeffiri (tenor)
Kyle Ketelsen (bass-baritone)
Gérard Depardieu (narrator)
24 September 2010
2.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, USA
Philadelphia Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit 
24 September 2010
5.30pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict

Open Rehearsal
Veterans Memorial Auditorium Arts and Cultural Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Larry Rachleff
24 September 2010
7.00pm
Cléopâtre Philharmonie, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Orchestre nationale de Lille
conductor: Jean-Claude Casadesus
Sophie Fournier (mezzo-soprano)
24 September 2010
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique
Lélio, ou retour à la vie
Symphony Center, Chicago, USA
Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus (chorus director: Duain Wolfe)
conductor: Riccardo Muti
Mario Zeffiri (tenor)
Kyle Ketelsen (bass-baritone)
Gérard Depardieu (narrator)
24 September 2010
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Woolsey Hall, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Yale Philharmonia
conductor: Shinik Hahm
25 September 2010
7.00pm
Cléopâtre Philharmonie, Moscow, Russia
Orchestre nationale de Lille
conductor: Jean-Claude Casadesus
Sophie Fournier (mezzo-soprano)
25 September 2010
7.30pm
Marche hongroise (Rákóczy March)
(from La damnation de Faust)
Tilson Auditorium, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana, USA
Terre Haute Symphony Orchestra
conductor: David Bowden
25 September 2010
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, USA
Philadelphia Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit 
25 September 2010
8.00pm
Tristia
Rêverie et Caprice
Eglise St Remacle, Verviers, Belgium
Orchestre Symphonique Royal du Val de Sambre
Chorale « Jehan Lebel » de Liège
Chorale « L’Emulation » de Verviers
conductor: Bart Bouckaert
Mady Acke (violin)
25 September 2010
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Woodruff Arts Center: Atlanta Symphony Hall, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Robert Spano
25 September 2010
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique
Lélio, ou retour à la vie
Symphony Center, Chicago, USA
Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus (chorus director: Duain Wolfe)
conductor: Riccardo Muti
Mario Zeffiri (tenor)
Kyle Ketelsen (bass-baritone)
Gérard Depardieu (narrator)
25 September 2010
8.00pm
Roméo et Juliette
(orchestral excerpts)
Chrysler Hall, Norfolk, VA, USA
Virginia Symphony Orchestra
conductor: JoAnn Falletta
25 September 2010
8.00pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict

Opening Night
Veterans Memorial Auditorium Arts and Cultural Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Larry Rachleff
25 September 2010
8.15pm
Symphonie fantastique Philharmonie, Haarlem, Netherlands
Holland Symfonia
conductor: Otto Tausk
25 September 2010
8.15pm
Roméo et Juliette (selections) De Doelen, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Codarts Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Arie van Beek
25 September 2010
8.30pm
Les Nuits d’été

Saisons de la voix
Espace Simiane, Gordes, Vaucluse, France
Andrea Büchel (soprano)
Catherine Courvoisier (piano)
25 September 2010
9.30pm
Rêverie et caprice Auditório da Reitoria da Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
Orquestra Metropolitana de Lisboa
conductor: Luís Carvalho
Carlos Dama (violin)
25 September 2010 Overture Les Francs-juges

2010 Swiss Open Brass Band
Kongresszentrum Hall, Luzern, Switzerland
Brass Band Bugermusik Luzern
conductor: Michael Bach
26 September 2010
2.30pm
Roméo et Juliette
(orchestral excerpts)
Sandler Center, Virginia Beach, VA, USA
Virginia Symphony Orchestra
conductor: JoAnn Falletta
26 September 2010
3.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Vredenburg Leidsche Rijn, Utrecht, Netherlands
Holland Symfonia
conductor: Otto Tausk
26 September 2010
3.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Woodruff Arts Center: Atlanta Symphony Hall, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Robert Spano
26 September 2010
6.00pm
Rêverie et caprice A Voz do Operário, Lisbon, Portugal
Orquestra Metropolitana de Lisboa
conductor: Luís Carvalho
Carlos Dama (violin)
26 September 2010
7.00pm
Cléopâtre Philharmonie, Nijni Novgorod, Russia
Orchestre nationale de Lille
conductor: Jean-Claude Casadesus
Sophie Fournier (mezzo-soprano)
28 September 2010
7.00pm
Cléopâtre Philharmonie, Tyumen, Russia
Orchestre nationale de Lille
conductor: Jean-Claude Casadesus
Sophie Fournier (mezzo-soprano)
28 September 2010
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique
Lélio, ou retour à la vie
Symphony Center, Chicago, USA
Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus (chorus director: Duain Wolfe)
conductor: Riccardo Muti
Mario Zeffiri (tenor)
Kyle Ketelsen (bass-baritone)
Gérard Depardieu (narrator)
28 September 2010
8.00pm

Read a review of this concert by Pierre-René Serna (in French)

L’Enfance du Christ Salle Pleyel, Paris, France
Ensemble Orchestral de Paris
Accentus
Maîtrise de Paris
conductor: Laurence Equilbey
chorus master: Patrick Marco
Vesselina Kasarova ( mezzo-soprano)
Paul Groves (tenor)
Laurent Naouri (bass-baritone)
28 September 2010
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire

Free College Concert
Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, USA
Philadelphia Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit
28 September 2010
8.30pm
Songs (unspecified)

(probably Les Nuits d’été)
Palais Soleiman, Marrakech, Morocco
Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano)
Jacqueline Bourges-Maunoury (piano)
29 September 2010
7.00pm
Cléopâtre Philharmonie, Ekaterinbourg, Russia
Orchestre nationale de Lille
conductor: Jean-Claude Casadesus
Sophie Fournier (mezzo-soprano)
29 September 2010
8.00pm
Roméo et Juliette (selections):

Introduction, Roméo seul, Grande fête chez Capulet, Scène d’amour

Scenes from Roméo et Juliette
Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, USA
San Francisco symphony
conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
30 September 2010
1.30pm
Scène d’amour
(from Roméo et Juliette)
New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Julian Kuert
30 September 2010
7.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Concert Hall, Warsaw, Poland
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Antoni Wit
30 September 2010
8.00pm
Hymne des Marseillais

Rouget de Lisle; arr. Berlioz
Cathédrale Saint-Louis des Invalides, Paris, France
Orchestre d’harmonie de la Garde républicaine 
Chœur de l’Armée française
conductor: François Boulanger
30 September 2010
8.00pm
Roméo et Juliette (selections):

Introduction, Roméo seul, Grande fête chez Capulet, Scène d’amour

Scenes from Roméo et Juliette
Jackson Hall, Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, Davis, CA, USA
San Francisco Symphony
conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas

August 2010   October 2010

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