The music of Ravel is closely associated with the Orchestre National de Lyon – the sumptuous orchestral colors in Daphnis et Chloé as well as in Shéhérazade, inspired by 1001 Nights, with Renée Fleming as soloist. Ravel also composed incidental music for Antar, based on works by Rimsky-Korsakov, with Thomas Hampson in the role of narrator. The program also includes the American première of Celephaïs, a work by Guillaume Connesson, inspired by H. P. Lovecraft’s imaginary city.

Performers
Orchestre National de Lyon
Leonard Slatkin, Music Director
Renée Fleming, Soprano
Thomas Hampson, Narrator

Program
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Antar (arr. Ravel, US Premiere of arrangement)
GUILLAUME CONNESSON Celephaïs (US Premiere)
RAVEL Shéhérazade
RAVEL Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2

Orchestre National de Lyon
February 20 at 8PM
Carnegie Hall

57th Street and 7th Ave
New York, NY
Buy Tickets
Code for 20% off: LYN25558


The Orchestre National de Lyon was founded in 1905 by Georges Martin Witkowski, as the Société des Grands Concerts de Lyon. The orchestra is proud of an illustrius past to which great musicians such as André Cluytens, Charles Munch, Paul Paray and Pierre Monteux have contributed.

Carnegie Hall 888 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019

Orchestre National de Lyon at Carnegie Hall

When
Feb 20, 2017 | 8PM
Where
Carnegie Hall
888 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019

The music of Ravel is closely associated with the Orchestre National de Lyon – the sumptuous orchestral colors in Daphnis et Chloé as well as in Shéhérazade, inspired by 1001 Nights, with Renée Fleming as soloist. Ravel also composed incidental music for Antar, based on works by Rimsky-Korsakov, with Thomas Hampson in the role of narrator. The program also includes the American première of Celephaïs, a work by Guillaume Connesson, inspired by H. P. Lovecraft’s imaginary city.

Performers
Orchestre National de Lyon
Leonard Slatkin, Music Director
Renée Fleming, Soprano
Thomas Hampson, Narrator

Program
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Antar (arr. Ravel, US Premiere of arrangement)
GUILLAUME CONNESSON Celephaïs (US Premiere)
RAVEL Shéhérazade
RAVEL Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2

Orchestre National de Lyon
February 20 at 8PM
Carnegie Hall

57th Street and 7th Ave
New York, NY
Buy Tickets
Code for 20% off: LYN25558


The Orchestre National de Lyon was founded in 1905 by Georges Martin Witkowski, as the Société des Grands Concerts de Lyon. The orchestra is proud of an illustrius past to which great musicians such as André Cluytens, Charles Munch, Paul Paray and Pierre Monteux have contributed.

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