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Upcoming Performances

2015-2016 Season


Saturday, September 12, 2015, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Chœurs et Solistes de Lyon
Chœur Britten
Chœur d'oratorio de Lyon
Jeune Chœur symphonique
Sylvia Schwartz, soprano
Hernriette Gödde, mezzo-soprano
TBA, tenor
Rodion Pogossov, bass
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Vincent Dubois, organ
WALTON/PALMER: “Coronation” from Richard III
MASON BATES: Concerto for Violin (European Premiere)
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9


Thursday, September 17, 2015, 8:00 pm
Saturday, September 19, 2015, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Hélène Grimaud, piano
BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 2
BRUNO MANTOVANI: Le Cycle des gris
ELGAR: Enigma Variations


Friday, October 2, 2015, 8:00 pm
Saturday, October 3, 2015, 8:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
BERLIOZ: Roman Carnival Overture
GERSHWIN: Concerto in F for Piano and Orchestra
JACOB DRUCKMAN: Mirage
STRAUSS: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Saturday, October 3 at 8:00 pm EDT


Thursday, October 8, 2015, 8:00 pm
Saturday, October 10, 2015, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Lise Lindstrom, Salomé
James Rutherford, Jochanaan
Donald Litaker, Herod
Jane Henschel, Herodias
Joel Prieto, Narraboth
STRAUSS: Salomé


Friday, October 16, 2015, 8:00 pm
Saturday, October 17, 2015, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Daniel Lozakovitj, violin
Christophe Henry, organ
SAINT-SAËNS: Marche héroïque
SAINT-SAËNS: Danse macabre
SAINT-SAËNS: Havanaise for Violin and Orchestra
SAINT-SAËNS: Introduction and Rondo capriccioso
SAINT-SAËNS: Symphony No. 3, “Organ”


Friday, October 23, 2015, 10:45 am
Saturday, October 24, 2015, 8:00 pm
Sunday, October 25, 2015, 3:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
Nadia Sirota, viola
MOZART: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
NICO MUHLY: Concerto for Viola (U.S. Premiere)        
COPLAND: Symphony No. 3
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Sunday, October 25 at 3:00 pm EDT


Friday, October 30, 2015, 8:00 pm
Sunday, November 1, 2015, 2:30 pm
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Heinz Hall
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Conrad Tao, piano
CONRAD TAO: Pángŭ (Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Premiere)     
GERSHWIN: Concerto in F for Piano and Orchestra   
STRAUSS: Symphonia Domestica


Thursday, November 5, 2015, 8:00 pm
Saturday, November 7, 2015, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Chœurs et Solistes de Lyon
Chœur Britten
Norma Nahoun, soprano
Catherine Trottmann, mezzo-soprano
The Factory, theater company
Tim Carroll, staging
MENDELSSOHN: A Midsummer Night's Dream, overture and incidental music
SHAKESPEARE: Excerpts from A Midsummer Night's Dream


Thursday, November 12, 2015, 8:00 pm
Saturday, November 14, 2015, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Giovanni Radivo, violin
Nicolas Hartmann, cello
Benoît Le Touzé, piccolo
Emmanuelle Réville, alto flute
Guy Laroche, oboe
Pascal Zamora, English horn
Thierry Mussotte, clarinet
Nans Moreau, bass clarinet
Olivier Massot, bassoon
Stéphane Cornard, contrabassoon
THOMAS ADÈS: Overture to The Tempest (French Premiere)
LEONARD SLATKIN: Endgames
HAYDN: Sinfonia concertante
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5


Friday, November 13, 2015, 3:00 pm
Musicians of the Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Concert Expresso
Giovanni Radivo, violin
Nicolas Hartmann, cello
Guy Laroche, oboe
Olivier Massot, bassoon
HAYDN: Sinfonia concertante
HAYDN: Symphony No. 85, “La Reine”

 
Friday, November 20, 2015, 10:45 am
Saturday, November 21, 2015, 8:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
Wei Yu, cello
RESPIGHI: Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite II
TOD MACHOVER: Symphony in D (World Premiere)
DVORÁK: Concerto for Cello and Orchestra
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Saturday, November 21 at 8:00 pm EST


Saturday, December 5, 2015, 8:00 pm
Sunday, December 6, 2015, 3:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
Melissa Citro, soprano  
Kelley O'Connor, mezzo-soprano
LEONARD SLATKIN: Kinah (World Premiere)
MAHLER: Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection”
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Sunday, December 6 at 3:00 pm EST


Saturday, December 12, 2015, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Vilde Frang, violin
MOZART: Violin Concerto No. 5, “Turkish”
MAHLER: Symphony No. 6


Friday, December 18, 2015, 12:30 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: “Polonaise” from Christmas Eve
JOBY TALBOT: “Springtime Dance” from The Winter's Tale (World Premiere)
PROKOFIEV: Excerpts from Cinderella


Friday, December 18, 2015, 8:00 pm
Saturday, December 19, 2015, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Nikolaï Luganski, piano
JOBY TALBOT: “Springtime Dance” from The Winter's Tale (World Premiere)
RACHMANINOV: Piano Concerto No. 2
PROKOFIEV: Excerpts from Cinderella


Sunday, December 20, 2015, 4:00 pm
Musicians of the Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Tom Heitman, vocals
Ludovic Lantner, violin
Olivia Hughes, violin
Vincent Hugon, viola
Édouard Sapey-Triomphe, cello
Jocelyn Aubrun, flute
François Sauzeau, clarinet
Éléonore Euler-Cabantous, harp
Leonard Slatkin, piano
The music of Hollywood and Frank Sinatra 


Saturday, January 16, 2016, 8:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
Maya Beiser, cello
DVORÁK: Serenade for Wind Instruments        
ELGAR: Serenade for Strings        
MOHAMMED FAIROUZ: Concerto for Cello (World Premiere)
MOZART: Symphony No. 38, “Prague”
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Saturday, January 16 at 8:00 pm EST


Thursday, January 21, 2016, 7:30 pm
Friday, January 22, 2016, 10:45 am
Saturday, January 23, 2016, 8:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
Hunter Eberly, trumpet
Maria Piccinini, flute
BIZET: Suite from Carmen        
JOHN WILLIAMS: Concerto for Trumpet      
AARON JAY KERNIS: Concerto for Flute and Orchestra (World Premiere)        
RAVEL: Boléro
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Friday, January 22 at 10:45 am EST


Thursday, January 28, 2016, 8:00 pm
Saturday, January 30, 2016, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Gil Shaham, violin
Michelle DeYoung, soprano
Bálint Szabó, bass
KORNGOLD: Suite from Much Ado About Nothing
BARBER: Concerto for Violin
BARTÓK: Bluebeard's Castle


Thursday, February 4, 2016, 8:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Vincent Warnier, organ
BACH/RESPIGHI: Passacaglia and Fugue
COPLAND: Symphony for Organ and Orchestra
LIGETI: Volumina
STRAUSS: Also sprach Zarathustra


Friday, February 5, 2016, 12:30 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Concert Expresso
The Art of Conducting with Leonard Slatkin, featuring the music of Bizet


Thursday, February 11, 2016, 7:30 pm
Friday, February 12, 2016, 8:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
BRAHMS FESTIVAL
Baiba Skride, violin
BRAHMS: Three Hungarian Dances
BRAHMS: Concerto for Violin
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 4
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Friday, February 12 at 8:00 pm EST


Saturday, February 13, 2016, 8:00 pm

Sunday, February 14, 2016, 3:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
BRAHMS FESTIVAL
Baiba Skride, violin
Danjulo Ishizaka, cello
BRAHMS: Tragic Overture
BRAHMS: Concerto for Violin and Cello
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 3

LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Sunday, February 14 at 3:00 pm EST


Friday, February 19, 2016, 10:45 am
Friday, February 19, 2016, 8:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
BRAHMS FESTIVAL
BRAHMS: Academic Festival Overture
BRAHMS: Serenade No. 2
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Friday, February 19 at 10:45 am EST


Saturday, February 20, 2016, 8:00 pm
Sunday, February 21, 2016, 3:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
BRAHMS FESTIVAL
BRAHMS: Serenade No. 1
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 2
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Sunday, February 21 at 3:00 pm EST


Thursday, February 25, 2016, 7:30 pm
Friday, February 26, 2016, 10:45 am
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
BRAHMS FESTIVAL
Hélène Grimaud, piano
BRAHMS/SCHOENBERG: Piano Quartet in G minor
BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 1
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Friday, February 26 at 10:45 am EST


Saturday, February 27, 2016, 8:00 pm
Sunday, February 28, 2016, 3:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
BRAHMS FESTIVAL
Ralph Skiano, clarinet
Hélène Grimaud, piano
BRAHMS: Variations on a Theme by Haydn
BRAHMS/BERIO: Sonata for Clarinet and Orchestra
BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 2
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Sunday, February 28 at 3:00 pm EST



Friday, March 4, 2016, 7:30 pm
Saturday, March 5, 2016, 7:30 pm
Sunday, March 6, 2016, 2:00 pm
Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Bass Performance Hall
Fort Worth, Texas
BERNSTEIN: Three Dance Episodes from On the Town
BARBER: Second Essay for Orchestra
CINDY MCTEE: Double Play
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5


Friday, March 11, 2016, 8:00 pm
Saturday, March 12, 2016, 8:00 pm
St. Louis Symphony
Powell Hall
St. Louis, Missouri
Kelley O'Connor, mezzo-soprano
Sean Panikkar, tenor
Renaud Delaigue, bass
St. Louis Symphony Chorus
Amy Kaiser, choral director
BERLIOZ: Romeo and Juliet


Saturday, March 19, 2016
Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
Shanghai Symphony Hall
Shanghai, China
Jian Wang, cello
CINDY MCTEE: Circuits
SHOSTAKOVICH: Cello Concerto No. 1
BARBER: Symphony No. 1
RAVEL: La valse


Friday, March 25, 2016
China Philharmonic Orchestra
Beijing Exhibition Center
Beijing, China
Siqing Lu, violin
CINDY MCTEE: Circuits
BEETHOVEN: Concerto for Violin
MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 5

 

Thursday, March 31, 2016, 8:00 pm
Saturday, April 2, 2016, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Daniil Trifonov, piano
MASON BATES: The Rise of Exotic Computing
DEBUSSY: Iberia
RACHMANINOV: Piano Concerto No. 3


Saturday, April 9, 2016, 6:00 pm
Orchestre National de Lyon
Auditorium de Lyon
Lyon, France
Juliette Hurel, flute
Renaud Capuçon, violin
BERLIOZ: Overture to King Lear
BERLIOZ: “Queen Mab Scherzo” from Romeo and Juliet
BRUNO MANTOVANI: Concerto for Flute (French Premiere)
DEBUSSY/CAPLET: “Clair de lune” from Suite bergamasque
RAVEL/MARESZ: Sonata for Violin (World Premiere)
RAVEL: Tzigane, Rhapsody for Violin and Piano


Saturday, April 16, 2016, 6:00 pm
Sunday, April 17, 2016, 3:00 pm
NHK Symphony Orchestra
NHK Hall
Tokyo, Japan
BACH/WOOD: Suite No. 6 for Full Orchestra, Finale (Partita No. 3 for Solo Violin, Prelude)
BACH/BARBIROLLI: “Schafe können sicher weiden” from Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd
BACH/ORMANDY: “Jesus bleibet meine Freude” from Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben
BACH/STOKOWSKI: Toccata and Fugue in D minor
PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 5
 

Friday, April 22, 2016, 7:00 pm
Saturday, April 23, 2016, 3:00 pm
NHK Symphony Orchestra
NHK Hall
Tokyo, Japan
BERLIOZ: Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict
TAKEMITSU: Family Tree
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1


Wednesday, April 27, 7:00 pm
Thursday, April 28, 7:00 pm
NHK Symphony Orchestra
NHK Hall
Tokyo, Japan
BERNSTEIN: Overture to Candide
BERNSTEIN: Three Dance Episodes from On the Town
BERNSTEIN: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
MAHLER: Symphony No. 4


Friday, May 6, 2016, 8:00 pm
Saturday, May 7, 2016, 8:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
Nigel Kennedy, violin
SCHUMANN: Overture to Manfred        
W. SCHUMAN: Symphony No. 3        
ELGAR: Violin Concerto
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Saturday, May 7 at 8:00 pm EDT


Friday, May 13, 2016, 8:00 pm
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Los Angeles, California
Ralph Kirshbaum, cello
BLOCH: Schelomo
BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique


Saturday, May 14, 2016, 8:00 pm
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Los Angeles, California
Truls Mørk, cello
ROSSINI: William Tell Overture
ELGAR: Concerto for Cello
BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique


Sunday, May 15, 2016, 2:00 pm
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Los Angeles, California
Sol Gabetta, cello
ROSSINI: William Tell Overture
MARTINŮ: Cello Concerto No. 1 (1955 version)
BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique


Thursday, May 26, 2016, 7:30 pm
Friday, May 27, 2016, 8:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
Joshua Bell, violin
GABRIELA LENA FRANK: TBA (World Premiere)       
LALO: Symphonie espagnole        
PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 5
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Friday, May 27 at 8:00 pm EDT



Friday, June 3, 2016, 8:00 pm
Sunday, June 5, 2016, 3:00 pm
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra Hall
Detroit, Michigan
Scott Ramsay, tenor
Lise Lindstrom, soprano
Chris Merritt, tenor
Jane Henschel, mezzo-soprano
Daniel Sutin, baritone
STRAUSS: Salomé
LIVE WEBCAST on dso.org/live
Sunday, June 5 at 3:00 pm EDT