Archive of performances of Berlioz’s music around the world

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Year 2015 (January) 

The table below lists the performances in chronological order. 

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January

1 January 2015
11.00am
Marche hongroise (from La Damnation de Faust)

Neujahrskonzert der Düsseldorfer Symphoniker
[New Year concert of the Düsseldorfer Symphoniker]
Tonhalle Düsseldorf, Mendelssohn-Saal, Düsseldorf, Germany
Düsseldorfer Symphoniker
conductor: Fabien Gabel
1 January 2015
5.00pm
From La Damnation de Faust :
– Ballet des Sylphes
– Marche hongroise

From Béatrice et Bénédict :
– Je vais le voir
– Ah, je vais l’aimer !

From Symphonie fantastique :
– Un bal
Konzerthaus, Großer Saal, Dortmund, Germany
Le Cercle de l’Harmonie
conductor: Jérémie Rhorer
Patricia Petibon (soprano)
Eric Cutler (tenor)
4 January 2015
6.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Auditorium Parco della Musica di Roma, Sala Santa Cecilia, Rome, Italy
Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
conductor: Andrés Orozco-Estrada
5 January 2015
8.30pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Auditorium Parco della Musica di Roma, Sala Santa Cecilia, Rome, Italy
Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
conductor: Andrés Orozco-Estrada
6 January 2015
7.30pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Auditorium Parco della Musica di Roma, Sala Santa Cecilia, Rome, Italy
Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
conductor: Andrés Orozco-Estrada
8 January 2015
8.15pm
Marche hongroise (from La Damnation de Faust]

Nieuwjaarsconcert [New Year Concert]
De Doelen, Grote zaal, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest [Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra]
conductor: Thierry Fischer
8 January 2015
7.30pm
Overture Le Roi Lear Jacoby Symphony Hall, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Steven Smith
8 January 2015
8.00pm
Invitation à la valse (Wber, arr. Berlioz)
Scène d'amour (from Roméo et Juliette

«Neijoersconcert» [New Year Concert]
Grand Auditorium, Luxembourg
Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg
conductor: Emmanuel Krivine
9 January 2015
10.00am
Overture Les Francs-Juges Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich, Germany
Münicher Philharmoniker
conductor: Stéphane Denève
9 January 2015
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Warsaw Philharmonic Concert Hall, Warsaw, Poland
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Jacek Kaspszyk
9 January 2015
8.00pm
Overture Le Roi Lear Jacoby Symphony Hall, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Steven Smith
9 January 2015
8.00pm
Overture Les Francs-Juges Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich, Germany
Münicher Philharmoniker
conductor: Stéphane Denève
10 January 2015
6.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Warsaw Philharmonic Concert Hall, Warsaw, Poland
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Jacek Kaspszyk
10 January 2015
7.00pm
Overture Les Francs-Juges Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich, Germany
Münicher Philharmoniker
conductor: Stéphane Denève
10 January 2015
8.00pm
Overture Le Roi Lear Jacoby Symphony Hall, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Steven Smith
10 January 2015
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain

Concert of the 50th anniversary of the Orchestre Philharmonique de Marseille
Opéra, Marseille, France
Orchestre Philharmonique de Marseille
conductor: Serge Baudo
10 January 2015
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Conexus Arts Centre, Regina, Southern Saskatchewan, Canada
Regina Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Antonio Mendez
11 January 2015
11.00am
Overture Les Francs-Juges Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich, Germany
Münicher Philharmoniker
conductor: Stéphane Denève
11 January 2015
2.15pm
Marche hongroise (from La Damnation de Faust] De Doelen, Grote zaal, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest [Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra]
conductor: Thierry Fischer
11 January 2015
7.00pm
Fausts Verdammnis [La Damnation de Faust] Opernhaus, Nürnberg, Germany
Staatstheater Oper Nürnberg
conductor: Guido Johannes Rumstadt
chorus master: Tarmo Vaask
Faust: Uwe Stickert
Méphistophélès: Antonio Yang
Brander: Daniel Dropulja
Marguerite: Roswitha Christina Mülle
14 January 2015
1.05pm
Les Nuits d’été Wyvern Theatre, Swindon, Wales, UK
Polly Leech mezzo (soprano)
Paul Turner (piano)
14 January 2015
7.30pm
Les Nuits d’été

Newcastle International Chamber Music Series

The Sage, Hall Two, Gateshead, UK
Elizabeth Watts (soprano)
Audrey Hyland ( piano)

15 January 2015
7.00pm
Symphonie fantastique John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Concert Hall, Washington, DC, USA
National Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Christoph Eschenbach

Further information: Kennedy Center
15 January 2015
8.30pm
Symphonie fantastique

Gala d’ouverture 2 [Opening Gala 2]
Philharmonie de Paris, Philharmonie 1, Grande salle Paris, France
Orchestre de Paris
conductor: Paavo Järvi
16 January 2015
7.30pm
Fausts Verdammnis [La Damnation de Faust] Theater Lübeck, Großes Haus, Lübeck, Germany
Philharmonisches Orchester der Hansestadt Lübeck
Chor des Theater Lübeck
conductor: Ryusuke Numajiri
director: Anthony Pilavachi
dramaturgy: Dr. Richard Erken
soloists of the Musiktheater Lübeck
16 January 2015
8.00pm
Beyond the Score: Berlioz’s Symphonie fantastique

“For aficionados and newcomers alike, this concert uses actors, narration, music excerpts, and projected visuals to share captivating stories behind Berlioz’ss masterful symphony, followed by a full performance of the work.”
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Concert Hall, Washington, DC, USA
National Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Ankush Kumar Bahl (Beyond the Score)
conductor: Christoph Eschenbach (full symphony)
16 January 2015
8.00pm
Les Nuits d’été


Official opening concert of the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
Palais des Beaux-Arts, Salle Henry Le Bœuf, Brussels, Belgium
National Orchestra of Belgium
conductor: Karel Mark Chichon
Elina Garanca (mezzo-soprano)
16 January 2015
9.15pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict Teatro Politeama Garibaldi, Palermo, Italy
Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana
conductor: Carlos Prazeres
17 January 2015
2.15pm
Harold en Italie Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Radio Filharmonisch Orkest
conductor: Vasily Petrenko
Lawrence Power (viola)
17 January 2015
5.30pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict Teatro Politeama Garibaldi, Palermo, Italy
Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana
conductor: Carlos Prazeres
17 January 2015
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Concert Hall, Washington, DC, USA
National Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Christoph Eschenbach 
18 January 2015
11.00am
Symphonie fantastique Großes Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Austria
Mozarteumorchester Salzburg
conductor: Thierry Fischer
18 January 2015
3.30pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict Prinzregententheater, Munich, Germany
Münchner Symphoniker
conductor: Andriy Yurkevych
20 January
8.00pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict Prinzregententheater, Munich, Germany
Münchner Symphoniker
conductor: Andriy Yurkevych
20 January 2015
8.30pm
Harold en Italie


Le mythe de Byron
Salle Gaveau, Paris, France
Orchestre Romantique Européen
conductor: Lionel Stoleru
21 January 2015
7.30pm
Fausts Verdammnis [La Damnation de Faust] Opernhaus, Nürnberg, Germany
Staatstheater Oper Nürnberg
conductor: Guido Johannes Rumstadt
chorus master: Tarmo Vaask
Faust: Uwe Stickert
Méphistophélès: Antonio Yang
Brander: Daniel Dropulja
Marguerite: Roswitha Christina Mülle
22 January 2015
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
Boston Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Ken-David Masur*

* Tugan Sokhiev, who were to conduct this concert, was indisposed. 
22 January 2015
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Max M. Fisher Music Center, Orchestra Hall, Detroit, USA
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Jun Märkl
23 January 2015
1.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
Boston Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Ken-David Masur*

* Tugan Sokhiev, who were to conduct this concert, was indisposed. 
23 January 2015
7.30pm
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini Blackheath Halls, London, UK
Trinity Laban Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Martin André
24 January 2015
7.00pm
L’Enfance du Christ Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, UK
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Ladies of the Crypt Choir of The King’s School
Canterbury Philharmonic Orchestra
Angharad Lyddon (mezzo-soprano, Marie)
Dominic Sedgwick (baritone, Joseph)
Robin Bailey (tenor, Récitant)
Michael Pearce (bass, Herod and Father of the Family)
24 January 2015
7.30pm
Fausts Verdammnis [La Damnation de Faust] Theater Lübeck, Großes Haus, Lübeck, Germany
Philharmonisches Orchester der Hansestadt Lübeck
Chor des Theater Lübeck
conductor: Ryusuke Numajiri
director: Anthony Pilavachi
dramaturgy: Dr. Richard Erken
soloists of the Musiktheater Lübeck
24 January 2015
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Max M. Fisher Music Center, Orchestra Hall, Detroit, USA
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Jun Märkl
24 January 2015
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
Boston Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Ken-David Masur*

* Tugan Sokhiev, who were to conduct this concert, was indisposed. 
24 January 2015
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Charles Bronfman Auditorium-Heichal Hatarbut, Tel Aviv, Israel
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Lionel Bringuier
25 January 2015
11.00am
Matinee: “Roméo et Juliette”


In conjunction with 12 performances of Roméo et Juliette in January, February, March, April, May 
St Gallen Stadttheater, Theaterfoyer, St Gallen, Switzerland
Introduction to the Symphonie dramatique of Hector Berlioz
Moderation: Serge Honegger
25 January 2015
11.00am
Symphonie fantastique Musik- und Kongreßhalle, Lübeck, Germany
Philharmonischen Orchesters der Hansestadt Lübeck
conductor: Ryusuke Numajiri
25 January 2015
3.00pm
Live broadcast on the web
Symphonie fantastique Max M. Fisher Music Center, Orchestra Hall, Detroit, USA
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Jun Märkl
25 January 2015
7. 30pm

Pre-concert talk at 6.15pm
Songs (unspecified)


Classical Music Alive in Reading
Concert Hall, Town Hall, Reading
Elizabeth Watts (soprano)
Roger Vignoles (piano)
26 January 2015
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Musik- und Kongreßhalle, Lübeck, Germany
Philharmonischen Orchesters der Hansestadt Lübeck
conductor: Ryusuke Numajiri
27 January 2015
7.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Musikverein, Vienna, Austria
Tonkünstler-Orchester Niederösterreich
conductor: Johannes Wildner
27 January 2015
7.30pm
Marche hongroise 
(from La Damnation de Faust)
Royal Festival Hall, London, UK
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit
28 January 2015
7.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire


Joy & Triumph
Lighthouse, Poole, UK
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Kirill Karabits
29 January.2015
8.00pm
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini Alfried Krupp Saal, Essen, Germany
Essener Philharmoniker
conductor: Karl-Heinz Steffens
30 January2015
7.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire


Joy & Triumph
Portsmouth Guildhall, Portsmouth, UK
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Kirill Karabits
30 January.2015
8.00pm
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini Alfried Krupp Saal, Essen, Germany
Essener Philharmoniker
conductor: Karl-Heinz Steffens
31 January 2015
7.30pm
Roméo et Juliette St Gallen Stadttheater, Grosses Haus, St Gallen, Switzerland
Chor des Theaters St.Gallen
Theaterchor Winterthur
Sinfonieorchester St.Gallen
conductor: Attilio Tomasello
chorus master: Michael Vogel
dramaturgy: Serge Honegger
Alt Kismara Pessatti (contralto)
Derek Taylor (tenor)
Levente Páll (basse)

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