Archive of performances of Berlioz’s music around the world

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Year 2004 (October)

The table below lists the performances in chronological order.

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October

1 October 2004
7.45pm
Les Nuits d’été Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
Ulster Orchestra
conductor: Benjamin Wallfisch
Katarina Karnéus (mezzo-soprano)
2 October 2004 Benvenuto Cellini

Weimar edition, 1856

sung in French with German super-titles;
dialogue in German

Musiktheater im Revier, Gelsenkirchen, Rhur, Germany
Neue Philharmonie Westfalen
Chor und Extrachor des Musiktheaters im Revier
conductor: Samuel Bächli
chorus master: Nandor Ronay
producer: Andreas Baesler
Burkhard Fritz (Cellini), Rainer Zaun (Balducci)
Aris Argiris (Fieramosca), Claudia Braun (Teresa) 
Anke Sieloff (Ascanio), Nicolai Karnolsky (Pope Clement) 
Jerzy Kwika (Bernadino), Norbert Klein (Pompeo) 
William Saetre (Cabaretier) 
3 October 2004
3.00pm
Les Troyens

sung in English

Coliseum, London, UK
English National Opera
conductor: Paul Daniel
staging: Richard Jones
John Daszak (Énée), Robert Poulton (Chorèbe)
Graeme Danby (Panthée), Clive Bayley (Narbal)
Stephanie Marshall (Ascagne),
Susan Bickley (Cassandre), Sarah Connolly (Didon)
Anna Burford (Anna), Carole Wilson (Hécube)
5 October 2004
5.00pm
Les Troyens

sung in English

Coliseum, London, UK
English National Opera
conductor: Paul Daniel
staging: Richard Jones
John Daszak (Énée), Robert Poulton (Chorèbe)
Graeme Danby (Panthée), Clive Bayley (Narbal)
Stephanie Marshall (Ascagne),
Susan Bickley (Cassandre), Sarah Connolly (Didon)
Anna Burford (Anna), Carole Wilson (Hécube)
11 October 2004
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Nationaltheater, Munich, Germany
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
conductor: Jun Märkl
12 October 2004
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Nationaltheater, Munich, Germany
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
conductor: Jun Märkl
13 October 2004
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Nationaltheater, Munich, Germany
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
conductor: Jun Märkl
14 October 2004
8.15pm
Roméo et Juliette Concertgebouw, Grote Zaal, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest
Groot Omroepkoor
conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Julia Gertseva (mezzo-soprano)
Kenneth Tarver (tenor)
Alastair Miles (bass)
15 October 2004
7.30pm
Les Troyens (excerpts)



“Long Ago and Far Away”
Airdrie Arts Centre, Airdrie, Scotland, UK
Opera on Shoestring:
Alison Daniels (soprano), Alison Barton (mezzo-soprano)
Paul Featherstone (tenor), Philip Gault (baritone)
Ruth Wilkinson (piano)
15 October 2004
7.30pm
Benvenuto Cellini

Weimar edition, 1856

sung in French with German super-titles;
dialogue in German

Musiktheater im Revier, Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Musiktheater im Revier Chorus and Orchestra
conductor: Samuel Bächli
chorus master: Nandor Ronay
producer: Andreas Baesler
Burkhard Fritz (Cellini), Rainer Zaun (Balducci) 
Aris Argiris (Fieramosca), Claudia Braun (Teresa) 
Anke Sieloff (Ascanio), Nicolai Karnolsky (Pope Clement VII)
Georg Hansen (Francesco), Jerzy Kwika (Bernardino) 
William Saetre / Sergey Fomenko (Cabaretier)
15 October 2004
8.15pm
Roméo et Juliette Concertgebouw, Grote Zaal, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest
Groot Omroepkoor
conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Julia Gertseva (mezzo-soprano)
Kenneth Tarver (tenor)
Alastair Miles (bass)
16 October 2004
7.30pm

pre-concert talk at 7.00pm
Marche troyenne
Les Nuits d’été
Symphonie fantastique

“Berlioz est fantastique!”
Newport Performing Arts Center, Newport, USA
Newport Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Sylvain Frémaux 
Kevin Helppie (baritone) 
16 October 2004
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Century II Concert Hall, Wichita, Kansas, USA
The Wichita Symphony
conductor: Andrew Sewell
16 October 2004
8.00pm

pre-concert talk at 7.30pm
Roméo et Juliette Palais des Beaux-Arts, salle Henry Le Bœuf, Brussels, Belgium
Groot Omroepkoor, Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest
conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Julia Gertseva (mezzo-soprano)
Kenneth Tarver (tenor)
Alastair Miles (bass)
16 October 2004
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Anne Richardson Auditorium, Ridgefield High School
Ridgefield, Connecticut, USA
Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Sidney Rothstein
17 October 2004
3.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Century II Concert Hall, Wichita, Kansas, USA
The Wichita Symphony
conductor: Andrew Sewell
19 October 2004
7.30pm
Villanelle 
Le Spectre de la rose
L’Île inconnue 

(from Les Nuits d’été)
The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, UK
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano)
Julian Reynolds (piano)
21 October 2004
7.30pm
La Damnation de Faust

sung in French with super-titles

Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK
Philharmonia Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus
London Philharmonic Choir
City of Birmingham Symphony Youth Chorus
conductor: Charles Dutoit
Ruxandra Donose (mezzo-soprano)
Gregory Kunde (tenor)
David Wilson-Johnson (bass)
Henry Waddington (Bass)
21 October 2004
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy, NY, USA
Orchestre philharmonique du Luxembourg
conductor: Bramwell Tovey 
21 October 2004
8.00pm
Le Corsaire Overture Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
The Cleveland Orchestra
conductor: Kirill Petrenko
21 October 2004
9.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain  Teatro El Círculo, Rosario, Argentina 
Orquesta Sinfónica Provincial de Rosario
conductor: Felipe Izcaray
21 October 2004 Symphonie fantastique Casa de la Cultura, Salta, Argentina
Orquesta Sinfónica de Salta
guest conductor: Eduardo Alonso-Crespo
21 October 2004 Symphonie fantastique Orpheum Theater, Phoenix, USA
The Phoenix Symphony
conductor: JoAnn Falletta
22 October 2004
7.30pm
Benvenuto Cellini

Weimar edition, 1856

sung in French with German super-titles;
dialogue in German

Musiktheater im Revier, Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Musiktheater im Revier Chorus and Orchestra
conductor: Samuel Bächli
chorus master: Nandor Ronay
producer: Andreas Baesler
Burkhard Fritz (Cellini), Rainer Zaun (Balducci) 
Aris Argiris (Fieramosca), Claudia Braun (Teresa) 
Anke Sieloff (Ascanio), Nicolai Karnolsky (Pope Clement VII)
Georg Hansen (Francesco), Jerzy Kwika (Bernardino) 
William Saetre / Sergey Fomenko (Cabaretier)
22 October 2004
7.30pm
La Marseillaise Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK
Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Lionel Friend 
22 October 2004
7.30pm
La Damnation de Faust The Anvil, Basingstoke, UK
Philharmonia Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus
London Philharmonic Choir
conductor: Charles Dutoit
Ruxandra Donose (mezzo-soprano)
Gregory Kunde (tenor)
David Wilson-Johnson (bass)
Henry Waddington (Bass)
22 October 2004
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Anderson Center for the Arts, Binghampton, NY, USA
Orchestre philharmonique du Luxembourg
conductor: Bramwell Tovey 
22 October 2004 Symphonie fantastique Orpheum Theater, Phoenix, USA
The Phoenix Symphony
conductor: JoAnn Falletta
23 October 2004
8.00pm
Le Corsaire Overture Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
The Cleveland Orchestra
conductor: Kirill Petrenko
23 October 2004
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Clarkston Performing Arts Center, Rochester, USA
Oakland Symphony Orchestra
conductor not announced
23 October 2004
8.00pm
“Schubert: Songbook”

semi-staged, with orchestrations by Reger

and Berlioz [Le Roi des Aulnes (Erlkönig)]

“Franz Schubert: Unfinished/Refinished”
Masonic Temple Auditorium, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Red (an orchestra)
conductor: Jonathan Sheffer 
Arianna Zukerman (soprano)
stage director: Peter Kazaras
24 October 2004
3.00pm
Benvenuto Cellini

Weimar edition, 1856

sung in French with German super-titles;
dialogue in German

Musiktheater im Revier, Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Musiktheater im Revier Chorus and Orchestra
conductor: Samuel Bächli
chorus master: Nandor Ronay
producer: Andreas Baesler
Burkhard Fritz (Cellini), Rainer Zaun (Balducci) 
Aris Argiris (Fieramosca), Claudia Braun (Teresa) 
Anke Sieloff (Ascanio), Nicolai Karnolsky (Pope Clement VII)
Georg Hansen (Francesco), Jerzy Kwika (Bernardino) 
William Saetre / Sergey Fomenko (Cabaretier)
24 October 2004
3.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Avery Fisher Hall, New York, USA
Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Bramwell Tovey
24 October 2004
5.30pm
La Damnation de Faust







“Berlioz series”
Royal Festival Hall, London, UK
Philharmonia Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus
London Philharmonic Choir
London Oratory School Choir
conductor: Charles Dutoit
Ruxandra Donose (mezzo-soprano)
Gregory Kunde (tenor)
David Wilson-Johnson (bass)
Henry Waddington (bass)
26 October 2004
7.30
Overture to Béatrice and Bénédict
Symphonie fantastique
De Montfort Hall, Leicester, UK
Philharmonia Orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit
26 October 2004
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Singletary Center for the Arts, Lexington, Kentucky
Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Bramwell Tovey
28 October 2004
7.30pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict
Symphonie fantastique
Royal Festival Hall, London, UK
Philharmonia orchestra
conductor: Charles Dutoit
29 October 2004
8.00pm
Marche au supplice (from Symphonie fantastique)

Halloween concert
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, Houston, USA
Houston Symphony
conductor: Michael Krajewski
29 October 2004 Symphonie fantastique Hilbert Circle Theater, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
conductor: JoAnn Falletta
30 October 2004
7.00pm
Marche au supplice (from Symphonie fantastique)

Halloween concert
Midland Center for the Arts, Eastman, West St. Andrews, USA
Midland Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Carlton R. Woods
30 October 2004
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Polytheatre, Beijing, China
Orchestre de Paris, National Orchestra of China
conductor: Christophe Eschenbach 
30 October 2004
7.30pm
Marche hongroise (from La Damnation de Faust) Royal Albert Hall, London, UK
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Andrew Greenwood
30 October 2004
7.30pm
Benvenuto Cellini

Weimar edition, 1856

sung in French with German super-titles;
dialogue in German

Musiktheater im Revier, Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Musiktheater im Revier Chorus and Orchestra
conductor: Samuel Bächli
chorus master: Nandor Ronay
producer: Andreas Baesler
Burkhard Fritz (Cellini), Rainer Zaun (Balducci) 
Aris Argiris (Fieramosca), Claudia Braun (Teresa) 
Anke Sieloff (Ascanio), Nicolai Karnolsky (Pope Clement VII)
Georg Hansen (Francesco), Jerzy Kwika (Bernardino) 
William Saetre / Sergey Fomenko (Cabaretier)
30 October 2004
8.00pm
Marche au supplice (from Symphonie fantastique)

Halloween concert
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, Houston, USA
Houston Symphony
conductor: Michael Krajewski
30 October 2004 Lélio, ou Le Retour à la Vie (excerpts) Mandeville Auditorium, University of California, San Diego, USA
La Jolla Symphony & Chorus
conductor: Harvey Sollberger
30 October 2004 Symphonie fantastique Hilbert Circle Theater, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
conductor: JoAnn Falletta
31 October 2004
2.00pm and 3.00pm
Marche au supplice (from Symphonie fantastique)

“A Symphony Spooktacular II”
Maryland Hall, Annapolis, USA
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Julien Benichou
31 October 2004
7.30pm
Marche au supplice (from Symphonie fantastique)

Halloween concert
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, Houston, USA
Houston Symphony
conductor: Michael Krajewski
31 October 2004 Lélio, ou Le Retour à la Vie (excerpts) Mandeville Auditorium, University of California, San Diego, USA
La Jolla Symphony & Chorus
conductor: Harvey Sollberger

September 2004   November 2004

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