Archive of performances of Berlioz’s music around the world

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Year 2006 (May)

The table below lists the performances in chronological order.

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May

3 May 2006 Symphonie fantastique The Dewan Filharmonik Petronas, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
London Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Daniel Harding
4 May 2006
8.00pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict
Marche funèbre pour la dernière scène d’Hamlet

“Bard to the Bone”
Vero Aotea Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
Auckland Philharmonia
conductor: Wyn Davies
4 May 2006
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Tucson Music Hal, Tucson, AZ, USA
Tucson Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Guillermo Figueroa
4 May 2006
8.30pm
Harold en Italie Palais des sports, Bordeaux, France
Orchestre national Bordeaux-Aquitaine
conductor: Peter Csaba
Tasso Adamopoulos (viola)
5 May 2006
7.00pm
Te Deum Cathedral of St. Joseph, Hartford, CT, USA
Hartt Symphony Orchestra 
Hartt School Choruses; The New Haven Chorale
Connecticut Children’s Chorus
Kenneth Shelley (tenor)
Ezequiel Menendez (organ)
5 May 2006
7.30pm
Te Deum Cathedral Church of Saint Peter, Exeter, UK
Exeter Music Group symphony orchestra
Ensemble Vocal et Instrumental Jean-Marie Lorand
5 May 2006
8.00pm
Overture Le Corsaire Tucson Music Hal, Tucson, AZ, USA
Tucson Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Guillermo Figueroa
6 May 2006
12.45pm
Villanelle
L’absence

(from Les Nuits d’été)
Crucible Studio Theatre, Sheffield, UK
Elizabeth Watts (soprano)
Gary Matthewman (piano)
6 May 2006
6.30pm
Symphonie fantastique Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Luzern, Konzertsaal, Lucerne, Switzerland
SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg
conductor: Michael Gielen
6 May 2006
7.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire Old Mill Hall, Grove, Oxon, UK
The Wantage Orchestra
conductor: Nigel Somerville
6 May 2006
8.00pm

pre-concert talk by Bill Toutant at 7.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Pasadena Civic Auditorium, Pasadena, USA
Pasadena Symphony
conductor: Jorge Mester
6 May 2006
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Zeiterion Performing Arts Center, New Bedford, MA, USA
New Bedford Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Dr. David MacKenzie
6 May 2006
8.00pm
Grande Messe des morts (Requiem) Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, Santa Cruz, USA
Santa Cruz Symphony
Cabrillo Symphonic Chorus
conductor: John Larry Granger
chorus master: Cheryl Anderson
Richard Johnson (tenor)
6 May 2006
8.00pm

pre-concert lecture at 7.00 by Professor Carl Schmidt
Works unspecified



The French  Connection
Grace United Methodist Church, Baltimore, USA
The Handel Choir of Baltimore
conductor: Melinda O’Neal
6 May 2006
8.00pm
La Damnation de Faust (vocal excerpts)

A joint Turkish-French cultural production in cooperation with the French Cultural Center

“Poetry and Love in France: 
A Bouquet from French Operas”
Ankara Opera House, Ankara, Turkey
Ankara State Opera and Ballet Orchestra
conductor: Patrick Souillot
director: Gürçil Çeliktaş
costumes and set design: İsmail Dede
choreography: Mehmet Balkan
soloists not announced
7 May 2006
2.00pm
Damour lardente flamme
(from La Damnation de Faust)
First Baptist Church, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Louisiana Sionfonietta
conductor: Dinos Constantinides
Loraine Sims (soprano)
7 May 2006
6.00pm
Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict Auditorium Rainier III, Monaco
Orchestre philharmonique de Monte-Carlo
conductor: Jukka Pekka Saraste
7 May 2006
7.30pm
Sérénade de Méphistophélès:
Devant la maison ...
 

(from La Damnation de Faust)
St. John’s, Smith Square, London, UK
Mirco Palazzi (bass)
Vincenzo Scalera (piano)
8 May 2006
8.00pm
Villanelle (from Les Nuits d’été) Stude Concert Hall, Rice University, Houston, USA
Frederica von Stade (mezzo-soprano)
Richard Bado (piano)
9 May 2006
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Tonhalle, St Gallen, Switzerland
SWR Sinfonieorchester
conductor: Michael Gielen
9 May 2006 Overture Le Carnaval romain

(arr: V F Safranek)

Kentucky Music Educators Association
state concert band festival
School of Music, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
Scott County High School Symphonic Winds
Band Director: Tom Brawner
11 May 2006
8.00pm
Te Deum Odense Koncerthus, Carl Nielsen Salen, Odense, Denmark
Odense Symfoniorkester
Den Jyske Operas Kor, Filharmonisk Kor
conductor: Giancarlo Andretta
Freddy Samsing (organ)
12 May 2006
7.30pm
Trio for harp and flutes (from L’Enfance du Christ) First Presbyterian Church, Kerrville, TX, USA
Camerata San Antonio:
Rachel Ferris (harp)
Tallon Sterling Perkes and Martha Fabrique (flutes)
12 May 2006
8.00pm 
Te Deum Isaac Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall, New York, USA
The Collegiate Chorale
conductor and music director: Robert Bass
Vinson Cole (tenor)
13 May 2006
8.00pm
Harold en Italie Millard Auditorium, University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT, USA
Farmington Valley Symphony Orchestra
conductor: John Eells
Leah Gastler (viola)
13 May 2006
8.00pm

pre-concert talk 55 minutes before the concert
Symphonie fantastique The California Theater, San Jose, CA, USA
Symphony Silicon Valley
conductor: Paul Polivnick
13 May 2006 One of Berlioz’s overtures  (unspecified) Vale of Catmose College, Oakham, UK
Rutland Sinfonia
conductor: Barry Collett
14 May 2006
2.00pm
Trio for harp and flutes (from L’Enfance du Christ) Travis Park United Methodist Church, Travis, San Antonio, TX, USA
Camerata San Antonio:
Rachel Ferris (harp)
Tallon Sterling Perkes and Martha Fabrique (flutes)
14 May 2006
2.30pm

pre-concert talk 55 minutes before the concert
Symphonie fantastique The California Theater, San Jose, CA, USA
Symphony Silicon Valley
conductor: Paul Polivnick
14 May 2006 
3.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Pabst Theater, Milwaukee, USA
Festival City Symphony
conductor: Monte Perkins
16 May 2006
7.30pm

Recorded for broadcast on BBC Radio 3 at 7.30pm on 22 May 
Symphonie fantastique


Chamber Orchestra of Europe
25th Anniversary Concert
Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, UK
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
conductor: Douglas Boyd
17 May 2006
7.30pm
Marche hongroise (from La Damnation de Faust) Arts Centre, Darlington, UK
Darlington Orchestra
Students from Polam Hall School
conductor: David Plews
17 May 2006
8.00pm
Sur les lagunes (from Les Nuits d’été) Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Paris, France
Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
conductor: Myung-Whun Chung
soloist not specified
19 May 2006
8.00pm
L’Invitation à la Valse

Weber, arr. Berlioz
Second Baptist Church, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Richmond Symphony
conductor: Mark Russell Smith
20 May 2006
5.30pm
Je vais mourir... (from Les Troyens)




Joseph Volpe Farewell Gala*
Metropolitan Opera, New York, USA
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Waltraud Meier (soprano)
conductor not specified

* Outgoing General Manager of the Met
20 May 2006
6.00pm
La Damnation de Faust (excerpts)

National Conducting Institute Concert
Concert Hall, Kennedy Center, Washington DC, USA
National Symphony Orchestra
conductor: a graduating conductor
20 May 2006
7.30pm
Te Deum Leeds Town Hall, Leeds, UK
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Leeds Philharmonic Chorus
conductor: David Hill
Adrian Thompson (tenor)
20 May 2006
7.30pm
Messe Solennelle Dartington Great Hall, Dartington, Devon, UK
Dartington Community Choir

No further information was available.
20 May 2006
7.30 pm
Overture Le Carnival romain

French Soirée
Bristol Cathedral, Bristol, UK
Emerald Ensemble
conductor: Hu Kun
20 May 2006
8.00pm
Works unspecified Poway Center for Performing Arts, Poway, CA, USA
San Diego Youth Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor not announced 
20 May 2006
8.00pm
L’Invitation à la Valse

Weber, arr. Berlioz
First Baptist Church, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Richmond Symphony
conductor: Mark Russell Smith
20 May 2006 Béatrice et Bénédict (excerpt) Lincoln Theatre, Miami Beach, USA
Florida Grand Opera Ensemble
Fenna Ograjensek (mezzo-soprano)
Corey Bix (tenor)
Scott Gilmore (piano)
21 May 2006
3.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Upper Darby Performing Arts Center, Upper Darby High School, Drexel Hill, USA
Lansdowne Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Irving Ludwig
21 May 2006
3.30pm
Overture Le Carnaval romain

“Rome: Built in a Day”
Northside College Preparatory High School, Chicago, USA
Lakeshore Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Russell Vinick
21 May 2006 Symphonie fantastique The Forbidden City Concert Hall, Beijing, China
Beijing Symphony Orchestra
conductor: Tan Lihua
22 May 2006
8.00pm
L’Invitation à la Valse

Weber, arr. Berlioz
St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Richmond Symphony
conductor: Mark Russell Smith
24 May 2006
8.00pm
Symphonie fantastique Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Paris, France
Orchestre national du Capitole de Toulouse
conductor: Tugan Sokhiev
25 May 2006
7.30pm

pre-concert talk at 6.30pm
Harold en Italie Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, USA
New York Philharmonic
conductor: Lorin Maazel
Cynthia Phelps (viola)
26 May 2006
8.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire La Filature, Mulhouse, France
Orchestre symphonique de Mulhouse
conductor: Uri Segal
26 May 2006
8.00pm

pre-concert talk at 7.00pm
Harold en Italie Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, USA
New York Philharmonic
conductor: Lorin Maazel
Cynthia Phelps (viola)
27 May 2006
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique The New Hall, Scarborough College, Scarborough, UK
Scarborough Orchestra
conductor: Shaun Matthew
27 May 2006
8.30pm
Overture Le Corsaire La Filature, Mulhouse, France
Orchestre symphonique de Mulhouse
conductor: Uri Segal
27 May 2006
8.00pm

pre-concert talk at 7.00pm
Harold en Italie Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, USA
New York Philharmonic
conductor: Lorin Maazel
Cynthia Phelps (viola)
30 May 2006 Works unspecified Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
Israel Chamber Orchestra
conductor: Phillipe Entremont
31 May 2006 
6.45pm
Symphonie fantastique

Inside the Music with Peter Schickele
Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, USA
New York Philharmonic
conductor: Lorin Maazel
31 May 2006
7.30pm
Symphonie fantastique (4th movement) Holburn Central Church of Scotland, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Grampian Concert Orchestra
conductor: Dr Tim Tricker
31 May 2006
8.00pm
Les Nuits d’été Grand Théâtre, Genève, Switzerland
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
conductor: Marek Janowski
Yvonne Naef, mezzo-soprano
31 May 2006
8.00pm
Roméo et Juliette (excerpts) Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany
SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg
conductor: Sylvain Cambreling
31 May 2006
9.15pm
Symphonie fantastique Lisinski Hall, Zagreb, Croatia
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor: Zubin Mehta 
31 May 2006 Works unspecified Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
Israel Chamber Orchestra
conductor: Phillipe Entremont

April 2006   June 2006

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