Archive of performances of Berlioz’s music around the world

Classified by date

Year 2011 (September)

The table below lists the performances in chronological order. 

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September

2 September 2011
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

Dresden Music Festival
Kulturpalast, Dresden, Germany
The Philadelphia Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit 
3 September 2011
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

Musikfest Berlin 2011
Philharmonie Berlin, Großer Saal, Berlin, Germany
The Philadelphia Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit 
4 September 2011
4.00pm
Le Cinq Mai

specially transcribed for brass band and chorus by Bertrand Hainaut

Aisne-Orphéon, de la musique populaire au XIXe siècle
Mail, Soissons, France
Atelier départemental d’orchestre d’harmonie de l’Aisne
Chœur de l’Atelier départemental (director: Valérie Wuillème)
conductor: Philippe Da Silva or Vincent Odiot
4 September 2011
6.00pm
Songs (unspecified)

programme also includes music by Saint-Saëns, Bellini and Liszt

Récital de Musique Romantique
Domaine de la Tour, Nébian, France
Kamala Caldéroni (soprano) 
Adam Czulak (piano)
4 September 2011
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

Rheingau Music Festival
Alte Oper, Großer Saal, Frankfurt, Germany
The Philadelphia Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit 
5 September 2011
7.30pm

Live broadcast on BBC Radio 3, available on demand for a week

Fantastic Appearances of a Theme by Hector Berlioz 
(excerpts)

composer: Walter Braunfels (1882-1954)

[The theme is from La Damnation de Faust
Chanson de Méphistophélès, “Une puce gentille …”]

BBC Proms
Royal Albert Hall, London, UK
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Manfred Honeck
7 September 2011
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Philharmonie, Alfried Krupp Saal, Essen, Germany
The Philadelphia Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit 
8 September 2011
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain

Pines of Rome
Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood, CA, USA
Los Angeles Philharmonic
conductor: Bramwell Tovey
9 September 2011
5.30pm
 Les Troyens

concert performance

Rotterdam Philharmonic Gergiev Festival
Grote Zaal, De Doelen, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Soloists, choir and orchestra of the Mariinsky Theater
conductor: Valery Gergiev
9 September 2011
7.30pm

Introduction to the music:
Sir John Eliot Gardiner discusses the  performance in conversation with Tom Service in Royal College of Music at 5.45pm

Live broadcast on BBC Radio 3, available on demand for a week
Der Freischütz

Weber; Berlioz’s version (Le Freyschütz)







BBC Proms
Royal Albert Hall, London, UK
Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique
Monteverdi Choir
conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner
Andrew Kennedy (tenor, Max)
Sophie Karthäuser (soprano, Agathe)
Gidon Saks (bass, Kaspar)
Virginie Pochon (soprano, Ännchen)
Matthew Brook (bass-baritone, Kuno)
9 September 2011
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Salle Pleyel, Paris, France
The Philadelphia Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit
10 September 2011
7.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire

The French Connection
season opening concert
Mattie Kelly Fine and Performing Arts Center, Northwest Florida State College, Niceville, USA
Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Jeffrey Rink
11 September 2011
11.00am
Symphonie fantastique Weimarhalle - Großer Saal, Weimar, Germany
Staatskapelle Weimar
conductor: Roger Norrington
11 September 2011
5.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

L’idée Fixe
Abbaye de Fontevraud, Fontevraud, France
Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire
conductor: John Axelrod
11 September 2011
7.30pm
Les Nuits d’été St John’s Church, Waterloo, London, UK
Sinfonia d’Amici
conductor: Harry Ogg
Maud Millar (soprano)
13 September 2011
8.30pm
Symphonie fantastique

L’idée Fixe
La Cité, Nantes, France
Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire
conductor: John Axelrod
14 September 2011
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Salle Pleyel, Paris, France
Orchestre de Paris
conductor: Paavo Järvi
14 September 2011
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Indiana University Auditorium, Bloomington, IN, USA
Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: David Effron
14 September 2011
8.30pm
Symphonie fantastique

L’idée Fixe
La Cité, Nantes, France 
Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire
conductor: John Axelrod
14 September 2011
8.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Teatro Grande di Brescia, Brescia, Italy
Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi
conductor: Xian Zhang
15 September 2011
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Salle Pleyel, Paris, France
Orchestre de Paris
conductor: Paavo Järvi
15 September 2011
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

2011-2012 season opening concert (I)
Auditorium-Orchestre national de Lyon, Lyon, France
Orchestre national de Lyon
conductor: Leonard Slatkin
15 September 2011
8.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Auditorium di Milano Fondazione Cariplo, Milan, Italy
Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi
conductor: Xian Zhang
15 September 2011
8.30pm
Symphonie fantastique

L’idée Fixe
Centre de Congrès, Angers, France
Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire
conductor: John Axelrod
16 September 2011
7.30pm
Grande Messe des morts (Requiem)



O. C. Tanner Gift of Music Concert
Salt Lake Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Utah Symphony
conductor: Thierry Fischer
The tenor solo will be sung by a group of tenors.
16 September 2011
7.30pm
Marche hongroise (Rácózky March)
(from La Damnation de Faust)

arranged for string quartet

St Nicholas Church, Cuddington, Buckinghamshire, UK
Manor House String Quartet
   Vaughan Jones (violin)
   Louise Bevan (violin)
  Adrian Smith (viola)
  Julia Graham (cello)
16 September 2011
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

2011-2012 season opening concert (I)
Auditorium-Orchestre national de Lyon, Lyon, France
Orchestre national de Lyon
conductor: Leonard Slatkin
16 September 2011
8.00pm 
Symphonie fantastique Auditorium di Milano Fondazione Cariplo, Milan, Italy
Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi
conductor: Xian Zhang
17 September 2011
11.00am
Overture Le Corsaire

Journée portes ouvertes – Concert en famille
[Open Doors Day – Family Concert]
Salle Pleyel, Paris, France
Orchestre de Paris
conductor: Paavo Järvi
Introduction: Richard McNicol
17 September 2011
3.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire

Journée portes ouvertes – Concert Symphonique
[Open Doors Day – Symphonic Concert]
Salle Pleyel, Paris, France
Orchestre de Paris
conductor: Paavo Järvi
Introduction: Emmanuelle Cordoliani
17 September 2011
6.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire

Opening Night Gala
Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy Auditorium, Melbourne, FL, USA
Space Coast Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Aaron Collins
17 September 2011
7.30pm
Grande Messe des morts (Requiem)



O. C. Tanner Gift of Music Concert
Salt Lake Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Utah Symphony
conductor: Thierry Fischer
The tenor solo will be sung by a group of tenors.
17 September 2011
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

Spokane Symphony season opening concert
Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, Spokane, Washington, USA
Spokane Symphony
conductor: Eckart Preu
18 September 2011
11.00am

pre-concert talk at 10.15am
Harold en Italie Badische Staatstheater Karlsruhe – Grosses Haus, Karlsruhe, Germany
Badische Staatskapelle Karlsruhe
conductor:
Kevin Griffiths
Isabelle van Keulen (viola)
18 September 2011
3.00pm
Symphonie fantastique

Spokane Symphony season opening concert
Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, Spokane, Washington, USA
Spokane Symphony
conductor: Eckart Preu
18 September 2011
4.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Auditorium di Milano Fondazione Cariplo, Milan, Italy
Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi
conductor: Xian Zhang
18 September 2011
5.00pm
Symphonie fantastique


L’idée Fixe
Centre de Congrès, Angers, France
Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire
conductor: John Axelrod
18 September 2011
7.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire

Opening Night Gala
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, Vero Beach, FL, USA
Space Coast Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Aaron Collins and the 
22 September 2011
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Costa Mesa, CA
Pacific Symphony
conductor: Carl St.Clair
23 September 2011
7.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire

2011-2012 Season  – opening night concert
Boettcher Concert Hall, Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver, USA
Colorado Symphony
conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
23 September 2011
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Costa Mesa, CA, USA
Pacific Symphony
conductor: Carl St.Clair
23 September 2011
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Stadtpark Schützenhof, Herford, Germany
Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie
conductor: Chefdirigent Eugene Tzigane
24 September 2011
7.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire Konzerthalle, Bad Salzuflen, Germany
Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie
conductor: Chefdirigent Eugene Tzigane
24 September 2011
7.30pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Ambassador Auditorium, Pasadena, CA, USA
Colburn Orchestra
conductor: Yehuda Gilad 
24 September 2011
7.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire

2011-2012 Season  – opening night concert
Boettcher Concert Hall, Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver, USA
Colorado Symphony
conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
24 September 2011
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Costa Mesa, CA, USA
Pacific Symphony
conductor: Carl St.Clair
25 September 2011
5.00pm
Les Nuits d’été


Concert du Dimanche [Sunday Concert]
Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland
Orchestre de chambre de Bâle
conductor: Jérémie Rohrer
Angelika Kirchschlager (mezzo-soprano)
25 September 2011
6.00pm
Symphonie fantastique 

Liszt transcription

concert  bicentenaire de la naissance de Franz Liszt
[Franz Liszt bicentenary concert]
Casino Grand Cercle d’Aix-les-Bains, Aix-les-Bains, France
Dominique Plancade (piano)
30 September 2011
7.30pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain

Season Opening Night Celebration
Singletary Center for the Arts, Lexington, USA 
Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Scott Terrell
30 September 2011
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Copley Symphony Hall, San Diego, California, USA
San Diego Symphony
conductor: Jahja Ling
30 September 2011
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, USA
Los Angeles Philharmonic
conductor: Gustavo Dudamel
30 September 2011
9.00pm
Cléopâtre 
Méditation religieus
e (from Tristia)


concert organised by the Sociedade de Cultura Artística
Sala São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Ensemble Orchestral de Paris
Coro Accentus
conductor: Laurence Equilbey
Mireille Delunsch (soprano)

August 2011   October 2011

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