Archive of performances of Berlioz’s music around the world

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Year 2004 (February)

The table below lists the performances in chronological order.

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February

1 February 2004
3.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK
The Bardi Orchestra
conductor: Andrew Constantine 
1 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, USA
Los Angeles Philharmonic
conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen
1 February 2004 Les Troyens Nationaltheater Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
Nationaltheater Mannheim Orchestra and Chorus
conductor: Axel Kober
chorus master: Bernhard Schneider
Michail Agafonov (Enée), Kathleen Broderick (Didon)
Susan Maclean (Cassandre), Anna (Ceri Williams)
Chorèbe (Thomas Berau/Ian Vayne)
Narbal (Tomasz Konieczny/Tobias Schabel)
Iopas (Stanley Jackson/Xavier Moreno)
2 February 2004
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Royal Festival Hall, London, UK
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Mariss Jansons 
3 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Brussels (venue not announced), Belgium
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
conductor: Mariss Jansons
4 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Auditorium, Dijon, France
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
conductor: Mariss Jansons 
6 February 2004 Roméo et Juliette Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden
Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester
Eric Ericsons Kammarkör, Radiokören, 
conductor: Valery Gergiev
6 February 2004 Overture Le Corsaire

Bicentenary concert
Musikinstitutes, Koblenz, Germany
Beethoven-Orchester Bonn
conductor: Roman Kofman
7 February 2004 Roméo et Juliette Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden
Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester
Eric Ericsons Kammarkör, Radiokören, 
conductor: Valery Gergiev 
7 February 2004
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique De Montfort Hall, Leicester, UK
Bardi Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Andrew Constantine
8 February 2004
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Kuala-Lumpur (venue not announced), Malaysia
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
conductor: Mariss Jansons 
9 February 2004
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Kuala-Lumpur (venue not announced), Malaysia
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
conductor: Mariss Jansons 
10 February 2004
7.30pm
Rêverie et Caprice Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Montréal, Canada
Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
conductor: Jacques Lacombe
Olivier Thouin (violin)
10 February 2004
8.15pm
Chasse royale et orage (from Les Troyens) Palau de la Música i Congressos, Valencia, Spain
SWR-Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg
conductor: Sylvain Camberling 
11 February 2004
8.00pm
Les Nuits d’été Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto, Canada
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Richard Bradshaw
Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano)
11 February 2004
8.30pm
Cléopâtre Tenerife Auditorio, Santa Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
Orquesta sinfónica de Galicia
conductor: Víctor Pablo Pérez 
Véronique Gens (soprano)
12 February 2004
8.00pm

Live broadcast on CBC Radio Two
Les Nuits d’été Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto, Canada
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Richard Bradshaw
Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano)
12 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Brisbane (venue not announced), Australia
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
conductor: Mariss Jansons
13 February 2004
7.00pm
Harold en Italie Great Guild Hall, Riga, Latvia
Latvijas Nacionalais Simfoniskais orkestris
conductor: Normunds Vaicis
Arigo Strals (viola)
13 February 2004 Roméo et Juliette Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, Mortensen Hall
Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Hartford Symphony Orchestra
The Hartford Chorale
conductor: Edward Cumming
Janine Hawley (mezzo-soprano)
13 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Sydney (venue not announced), Australia
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
conductor: Mariss Jansons
14 February 2004
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique St Andrews Hall, Norwich, UK
Norwich Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Tim Murray
14 February 2004
8.30pm
Cléopâtre Auditorio Alfredo Kraus, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Orquesta sinfónica de Galicia
conductor: Víctor Pablo Pérez 
Véronique Gens (soprano)
14 February 2004 Roméo et Juliette Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, Mortensen Hall
Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Hartford Symphony Orchestra
The Hartford Chorale
conductor: Edward Cumming
Janine Hawley (mezzo-soprano)
15 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Sydney (venue not announced), Australia
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
conductor: Mariss Jansons
16 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Melbourne (venue not announced), Australia
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
conductor: Mariss Jansons
18 February 2004
7.45pm
Symphonie fantastique Stadthaus, Winterthur, Switzerland
Orchester Musikkollegium Winterthur
conductor: Jac van Steen 
18 February 2004
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire
Les Nuits d’été
Harold en Italie 
National Arts Centre, Southam Hall, Ottawa, Canada
National Arts Centre Orchestra
conductor and viola: Pinchas Zukerman 
Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano)
18 February 2004
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Theater am Marientor, Duisburg, Germany
Duisburger Philharmoniker
conductor: Jonathan Darlington
18 February 2004
8.30pm
Harold en Italie La Filature, Grande salle, Mulhouse, France
Orchestre symphonique de Mulhouse
conductor: Cyril Diedrich
Pascal Bride (viola)
19 February 2004
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval Romain  Wait Chapel, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem
North Carolina, USA
National Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Leonard Slatkin
19 February 2004
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Métropole, Lausanne, Switzerland
Musikkollegium Winterthur
conductor: Jac Van Steen 
19 February 2004
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Theater am Marientor, Duisburg, Germany
Duisburger Philharmoniker
conductor: Jonathan Darlington
19 February 2004
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire
Les Nuits d’été
Harold en Italie 
National Arts Centre, Southam Hall, Ottawa, Canada
National Arts Centre Orchestra
conductor and viola: Pinchas Zukerman 
Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano)
19 February 2004
8.30pm
Harold en Italie La Filature, Grande salle, Mulhouse, France
Orchestre symphonique de Mulhouse
conductor: Cyril Diedrich
Pascal Bride (viola)
19 February 2004 Overture Le Carnaval romain
Chasse royale et orage
(from Les Troyens)
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Oliver Knussen 
20 February 2004
7.00pm
Kiki la Rose

A dance inspired by two poems of Théophile Gautier set to music by Berlioz (Le Spectre de la rose and Villanelle from Les Nuits dété)
Sivagami Pethachi Auditorium, Madras, India
Choreography: Michel Kelemenis 
Dancer: Michel Kelemenis

A collaboration between the Embassy of France in India and Alliance Française of Madras
20 February 2004
7.30pm
Cléopâtre Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, UK
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
conductor: Richard Hickox
20 February 2004
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Stadthalle, Mülheim an de Ruhr, Germany
Duisburger Philharmoniker
conductor: Jonathan Darlington
20 February 2004
8.30pm
L’Enfance du Christ






Bicentenaire de Berlioz
Le Chevallet Théâtre, Noyon, France
Chœur et Orchestre du département de l’Oise
conductor: Bernard Tétu
Solistes de Lyon - Bernard Tétu
   Marie: Florence Villevière (mezzo-soprano)
   Joseph: Philippe Cantor (baritone)
   Hérode and le Pére de famille: Jacques Bona (bass)
   Récitant: Adrian Brand (tenor)
20 February 2004 “Hector Berlioz, l’écrivain face au compositeur”

Readings from Berlioz’s Memoirs and excerpts from his music, including: 

Les Nuits d’été

Cléopâtre
Amphitheatre, École Supérieure d’Art, Aix en Provence, France
Performed by artists of the Compagnie Interlude
21 February 2004 “Hector Berlioz, l’écrivain face au compositeur”

Readings from Berlioz’s Memoirs and excerpts from his music, including: 

Les Nuits d’été

Cléopâtre
Amphitheatre, École Supérieure d’Art, Aix en Provence, France
Performed by artists of the Compagnie Interlude
21 February 2004 Overture Le Carnaval romain
Chasse royale et orage
(from Les Troyens)
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Oliver Knussen
26 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Morton H. Meyerson Symphony, Dallas, USA
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Lawrence Loh
27 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Morton H. Meyerson Symphony, Dallas, USA
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Lawrence Loh
28 February 2004
7.00pm. 
Symphonie fantastique Bilkent Concert Hall, Ankara, Turkey
Bilkent Symphony Orchestra
conductor:Emil Tabakov
28 February 2004
7.30pm
Grande Messe des Morts (Requiem) St Albans Cathedral, St Albans, UK
Hertfordshire Chorus
Aurelian Symphony Orchestra
conductor: David Temple
Robert Carling (tenor)
28 February 2004
8.00pm
Harold en Italie  Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, Canada
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Kazuyoshi Akiyama 
Neil Miskey (viola)
28 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Morton H. Meyerson Symphony, Dallas, USA
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Lawrence Loh
29 February 2004
9.00pm
Les Nuits d’été 
Symphonie fantastique
Teatro Massimo, Palermo, Italy
Orchestra del Teatro Massimo
conductor: Alain Lombard
Béatrice Uria-Monzon (mezzo-soprano)
29 February 2004 Symphonie fantastique Morton H. Meyerson Symphony, Dallas, USA
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Lawrence Loh
29 February 2004 Béatrice et Bénédict 

semi-staged performance

Tiroler Landestheater, Innsbruck, Austria
conductor: Georg Schmöhe
Producer: Brigitte Fassbaender
Designer: Michael D. Zimmermann
soloists and other musicians not announced

January 2004   March 2004

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