Faith and ardor mingle to stunning effect in an all-French program. Messiaen couches his devoutness in lush colors, while Debussy’s delicate choral work brings to life Dante Rossetti’s poem about a “blessed damsel” yearning for her beloved. Duruflé’s spellbinding Requiem in memory of his father exudes comfort and hope.

On the program:

MESSIAEN, Les offrandes oubliées
DEBUSSY, La damoiselle élue
DURUFLÉ, Requiem

To purchase tickets, visit: www.atlantasymphony.org/


When: Thursday, May 16 | 8pm
            Saturday, May 18 | 8pm
Where: Atlanta Symphony Hall (1280 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30309 )

Atlanta Symphony Hall 1280 Peachtree Street NE Atlanta, GA 30309

Poignant Beauty: A Night of French Music

When
May 16 & 18, 2013
Where
Atlanta Symphony Hall
1280 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Faith and ardor mingle to stunning effect in an all-French program. Messiaen couches his devoutness in lush colors, while Debussy’s delicate choral work brings to life Dante Rossetti’s poem about a “blessed damsel” yearning for her beloved. Duruflé’s spellbinding Requiem in memory of his father exudes comfort and hope.

On the program:

MESSIAEN, Les offrandes oubliées
DEBUSSY, La damoiselle élue
DURUFLÉ, Requiem

To purchase tickets, visit: www.atlantasymphony.org/


When: Thursday, May 16 | 8pm
            Saturday, May 18 | 8pm
Where: Atlanta Symphony Hall (1280 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30309 )

 

 

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