Archive of performances of Berlioz’s music around the world

Classified by date

Year 2005 (January)

The table below lists the performances in chronological order.

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January

1 January 2005
7.00pm
Works by Berlioz (not specified) Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
conductor: Alexander Janiczek
5 January 2005
7.30pm
Works by Berlioz (not specified) Victoria Hall, Helensburgh, Scotland, UK
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
conductor: Alexander Janiczek
6 January 2005
7.30pm
Works by Berlioz (not specified) Younger Hall, St Andrews, Scotland, UK
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
conductor: Alexander Janiczek
6 January 2005
7.30pm
L’Enfance du Christ Hochschule für Musik Köln – Konzertsaal, Cologne, Germany
Orchester der Hochschule für Musik Köln
Chor der Hochschule für Musik Köln
conductor: Marcus Creed
7 January 2005
7.30pm
Works by Berlioz (not specified) Town Hall, Ayr, Scotland, UK
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
conductor: Alexander Janiczek
7 January 2005
7.30pm
L’Enfance du Christ Hochschule für Musik Köln - Konzertsaal, Cologne, Germany
Orchester der Hochschule für Musik Köln
Chor der Hochschule für Musik Köln
conductor: Marcus Creed
7 January 2005
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique L’Esplanade, Grand-Théâtre, Massenet, Saint-Étienne, France
Orchestre Symphonique de Saint-Étienne
conductor: Laurent Campellone
7 January 2005
8.00pm
Overture Le Roi Lear
Les Nuits d’été
Alys Stephens Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Edward Gardner
Phyllis Pancella (mezzo-soprano)
7 January 2005
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire
Symphonie fantastique
Abravanel Hall, Salt Lake City, USA
Utah Symphony Orchestra
conductor: JoAnn Faletta
7 January 2005
8.00pm
Roméo et Juliette (excerpts) Blaisdell Concert Hall, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Honolulu Symphony
conductor: Samuel Wong
8 January 2005
8.00pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict  Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore, USA
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Michael Stern
8 January 2005
8.00pm
Overture Le Roi Lear
Les Nuits d’été
Alys Stephens Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Alabama Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Edward Gardner
Phyllis Pancella (mezzo-soprano)
8 January 2005
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire
Symphonie fantastique
Abravanel Hall, Salt Lake City, USA
Utah symphony Orchestra
conductor: JoAnn Faletta
9 January 2005
4.00pm
Roméo et Juliette (excerpts) Blaisdell Concert Hall, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Honolulu Symphony
conductor: Samuel Wong
9 January 2005
8.00pm

pre-concert talk on “Berlioz and Wagner” in the foyer at 3.00pm on 8 January
Overture Le Carnaval romain
Cléopâtre
Opéra, Marseille, France
Orchestre philharmonique de Marseille
conductor: Patrick Davin
Violeta Urmana (mezzo-soprano)
9 January 2005
8.00pm

pre-concert talk by Habakuk Traber at 6.55pm
Symphonie fantastique
Lélio, ou Le Retour à la vie
Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
Ernst Senff Chor Berlin
conductor and narrator: Sylvain Cambreling
David Kuebler (tenor), Philippe Rouillon (baritone)
11 January 2005
8.00pm
Villanelle
Le Spectre de la rose
L’Île inconnue
Théâtre Mogador, Paris, France
Annick Massis (soprano)
Jean-Philippe Collard (piano)
12 January 2005
7.30pm
Marche au supplice (from Symphonie fantastique) Konserthus, Oslo, Norway
Oslo Filharmoniske Orkester
conductor: Arve Tellefsen
13 January 2005
7.30pm
Harold en Italie Zeneakadémia, Budapest, Hungary
Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar
conductor: Zoltán Kocsis
Julian Rachlin (viola)
14 January 2005
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Paris, France
Orchestre National de France
conductor: Sir Colin Davis
15 January 2005
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Halle aux Grains, Toulouse, France
Orchestre National de France
conductor: Sir Colin Davis
15 January 2005
8.00pm
Roméo et Juliette (excerpts) Victory Theatre, Evansville, Indiana, USA
Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Alfred Savia
15 January 2005 Symphonie fantastique Teatro Universidad de Concepción, Concepción, Chile
Orquesta Sinfónica Universidad de Concepción
conductor: Luis Gorelik 
16 January 2005
6.00pm
Benvenuto Cellini

Weimar edition, 1856

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

Musiktheater im Revier, Gelsenkirchen, Ruhr, 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 Clément VII)
Georg Hansen (Francesco), Jerzy Kwika (Bernardino) 
Norbert Klein (Pompeo)
William Saetre / Sergey Fomenko (Cabaretier)
20 January 2005
7.30pm
Harold en Italie Baton Rouge River Center Theater, Baton Rouge, USA
Baton Rouge Symphony
conductor: Timothy Muffitt
Evan Wilson (viola)
21 January 2005
8.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire Palacio de la Ópera, La Coruña, Spain
Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia
conductor: John Nelson
22 January 2005
3.00pm

pre-concert informal “musical conversation” at 2.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Skyview High School, Vancouver, Canada
Vancouver Symphony
conductor: Salvador Brotons
22 January 2005
7.00pm
La Damnation de Faust

staged production

Opernhaus, Leipzig, Germany
Gewandhausorchester 
Chor der Oper Leipzig, Chor der Musikalischen Komödie
conductor: Ivan Anguélov
chorus master: Anton Tremmel
producer: Daniel Mesguich
Robert Chafin (Faust)
Metodie Bujor (Méphistophélès)
Cornelia Helfricht (Marguerite)
Tuomas Pursio (Brander)
22 January 2005
8.00pm

pre-concert talk at 7.00pm in Knight Auditorium
Harold en Italie BHS Performing Arts Center, Yarmouth Port, MA, USA
Cape Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Royston Nash
Paul Neubauer (viola)
23 January 2005
11.00am
Harold en Italie Concertgebouw – Grote Zaal, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Radio Filharmonisch Orkest Holland
conductor: Philippe Herreweghe
Gérard Caussé (viola)
23 January 2005
11.00am
Les Nuits d’été Auditorium, Musée de Grenoble, Grenoble, France
Gandois-Jang (piano)
Christine Oehlkern (soprano)
23 January 2005
3.00pm

pre-concert talk at: 2.00pm in Knight Auditorium
Harold en Italie BHS Performing Arts Center, Yarmouth Port, MA, USA
Cape Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Royston Nash
Paul Neubauer (viola)
23 January 2005
7.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Skyview High School, Vancouver, Canada
Vancouver Symphony
conductor: Salvador Brotons
23 January 2005
7.30pm
Overture Les Francs-Juges Civic Center, Great Falls, Montana, USA
The Great Falls Symphony
conductor: Gordon J. Johnson
23 January 2005
8.00pm
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini
Les Nuits d’été
Roméo et Juliette
(excerpts)
Hilbert Circle Theater, Indianapolis, USA
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
conductor: John Nelson
Susanne Mentzer (mezzo-soprano)
24 January 2005
8.00pm
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini
Les Nuits d’été
Roméo et Juliette
(excerpts)
Hilbert Circle Theater, Indianapolis, USA
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
conductor: John Nelson
Susanne Mentzer (mezzo-soprano)
25 January 2005
8.00pm
Le Roi des aulnes (Erlkönig)

(Schubert, orch. Berlioz)
Stadthalle, Hagen, Germany
Philharmonisches Orchester Hagen
conductor: Charles Olivieri-Munroe
Dominik Wortig (tenor)
28 January 2005
8.00pm

Radio-Canada’s Espace Musique network recorded this performance for future broadcast
Symphonie fantastique
Lélio, ou le Retour à la vie






A Blaze of Berlioz Concert 2
Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, Vancouver, BC, Canada
University of British Columbia Symphony Orchestra
University Singers
UBC Choral Union
guest conductor: David Agler, 
actor narrating as Berlioz: Rémy Girard
Matthew Stephanson (tenor)
Keven Zakresky (tenor)
Krzystof Biernacki (baritone)
28 January 2005
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Everett Civic Auditorium, Everett, USA 
Everett Symphony
conductor: Salvador Brotons
28  January 2005
8.00pm
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini Majestic Theatre, San Antonio, USA
San Antonio Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Larry Rachleff
28 January 2005

pre-concert talk by Colman Pearce at 6.45pm
Symphonie fantastique National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Giordano Bellincampi
28 January 2005 Symphonie fantastique Budapest (venue not announced), Hungary
MÁV Szimfonikus Zenekar
conductor: Ádám Medveczky 
29 January 2005
7.00pm
La Damnation de Faust

staged production

Opernhaus, Leipzig, Germany
Gewandhausorchester 
Chor der Oper Leipzig, Chor der Musikalischen Komödie
conductor: Ivan Anguélov
chorus master: Anton Tremmel
producer: Daniel Mesguich
Robert Chafin (Faust)
Metodie Bujor (Méphistophélès)
Cornelia Helfricht (Marguerite)
Tuomas Pursio (Brander)
29 January 2005
7.30pm

pre-concert talk at 6.30pm in the auditorium.
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict Milton Keynes Theatre, Milton Keynes, UK
Milton Keynes City Orchestra
conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton
29 January 2005
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Arkansas Best Corporation Performing Arts Center, Fort Smith, USA
The Fort Smith Symphony
conductor: John Jeter
29  January 2005
8.00pm
Overture to Benvenuto Cellini Majestic Theatre, San Antonio, USA
San Antonio Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Larry Rachleff
30 January 2005
11.00am
Overture Le Carnaval romain Kölner Philharmonie, Cologne, Germany
Gürzenich-Orchester Köln
conductor: Marc Albrecht
30 January 2005
5.00pm
Marche au supplice (from Symphonie fantastique)

Family concert
St John’s Church, Waterloo, London, UK
Ernest Read Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Peter Stark
31 January 2005
8.00pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain Kölner Philharmonie, Cologne, Germany
Gürzenich-Orchester Köln
conductor: Marc Albrecht

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