January 2019

Tuesday, 01 January

00:00

Happy New Year!

2019

Tuesday, 15 January

19:30

Debussy: Pelléas et Mélisande

Metropolitan Opera

Lincoln Center, New York

MÉLISANDE: Isabel Leonard
GENEVIÈVE: Marie-Nicole Lemieux
PELLÉAS: Paul Appleby
GOLAUD: Kyle Ketelson
ARKEL: Ferruccio Furlanetto
Production: Sir Jonathan Miller
Musical Direction: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Details

Saturday, 19 January

12:30

Debussy: Pelléas et Mélisande

Metropolitan Opera

Lincoln Center, New York

MÉLISANDE: Isabel Leonard
GENEVIÈVE: Marie-Nicole Lemieux
PELLÉAS: Paul Appleby
GOLAUD: Kyle Ketelson
ARKEL: Ferruccio Furlanetto
Production: Sir Jonathan Miller
Musical Direction: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Details

Monday, 21 January

13:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Girard College, Philadelphia

Rubén Rengel, violin
Charlotte Blake Alston, speaker
Philadelphia High School for CAPA Choir (Lauren Thomas, dir.)
Yannick Nézet-Séguin,conductor

Program

Price: Symphony No 1, 4th movement
Eötvös: The Saqqara Bird
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto, 1st movement
Barber: Adagio for Strings
Brahms: Ouverture pour un festival académique
Brahms: Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen (tiré deUn requiem allemand)
Dandridge: I Know I’ve Been Changed
Smallwood: Total Praise
Johnson: Lift Every Voice and Sing

Details

Tuesday, 22 January

19:30

Debussy: Pelléas et Mélisande

Metropolitan Opera

Lincoln Center, New York

MÉLISANDE: Isabel Leonard
GENEVIÈVE: Marie-Nicole Lemieux
PELLÉAS: Paul Appleby
GOLAUD: Kyle Ketelson
ARKEL: Ferruccio Furlanetto
Production: Sir Jonathan Miller
Musical Direction: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Details

Thursday, 24 January

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Philadelphia Symphonic Choir (Joe Miller, dir.). Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bernstein: Symphony No. 3 «Kaddish»
Rossini: Stabat Mater

Details

Friday, 25 January

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Philadelphia Symphonic Choir (Joe Miller, dir.). Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bernstein: Symphony No. 3 «Kaddish»
Rossini: Stabat Mater

Details
19:30

Debussy: Pelléas et Mélisande

Metropolitan Opera

Lincoln Center, New York

MÉLISANDE: Isabel Leonard
GENEVIÈVE: Marie-Nicole Lemieux
PELLÉAS: Paul Appleby
GOLAUD: Kyle Ketelson
ARKEL: Ferruccio Furlanetto
Production: Sir Jonathan Miller
Musical Direction: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Details

Saturday, 26 January

19:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Academy of Music, Philadelphia

Helen Mirren, speaker
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Aida Garifullina, soprano
The Rock School for Dance Education (Bojan Spassoff, director)
Keystone State Boychoir (Joseph Fitzmartin, director)
New Jersey Boychoir (Steven M. Fisher, director)

Program

Smith: The Star-Spangled Banner

Holst: Jupiter from The Planets

Bruch: Excerpts from Romance for viola and orchestra

Gounod: “Je veux vivre,” from Roméo et Juliette

Tchaikovsky - Selections from The Nutcracker

Mendelssohn: Selections from Incidental Music to A Midsummer Night's Dream

Details

February 2019

Wednesday, 13 February

20:00

Berliner Philharmoniker

Berlin Philharmonie

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Ravel: Menuet antique (orchestrated by Maurice Ravel)
Debussy: La Mer
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, op. 100

Details

Thursday, 14 February

20:00

Berliner Philharmoniker

Berlin Philharmonie

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Ravel: Menuet antique (orchestrated by Maurice Ravel)
Debussy: La Mer
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, op. 100

Details

Friday, 15 February

20:00

Berliner Philharmoniker

Berlin Philharmonie

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Ravel: Menuet antique (orchestrated by Maurice Ravel)
Debussy: La Mer
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, op. 100

Details

Sunday, 17 February

20:00

Berliner Philharmoniker

Grosser Saal, Hamburg

Yannick Nézet-Séguin,conductor

Program

Debussy: La Mer

Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5

Details

Tuesday, 19 February

19:00

Berliner Philharmoniker

NFM, Główna Hall, Wroclaw, Poland

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Debussy: La Mer

Prokofieff: Symphony No 5

Details

Wednesday, 20 February

20:00

Berliner Philharmoniker

NOSPR, Koncertowa Hall, Katowice, Poland

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Debussy: La Mer

Prokofiev: Symphoniy No. 5

Details

Friday, 22 February

20:30

Berliner Philharmoniker

Grande salle Pierre-Boulez

Philharmonie de Paris

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Debussy: La Mer
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5

Details

March 2019

Friday, 01 March

19:30

Orchestre Métropolitain (Montreal)

Maison symphonique de Montréal

Kerson Leong, violin
Michèle Losier, mezzo-soprano
John Relyea, bass

Program

Barber: Adagio for Strings
Bartók: Violin Concerto No. 1
Bartók: Bluebeards Castle

Details

Thursday, 07 March

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Jan Lisiecki, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Haydn: Overture to L'Isola Disabitata
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1
Schubert: Symphony in C major ( Great)

Details

Friday, 08 March

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall

Jan Lisiecki, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Nico Muhly: Marnie Suite (NY Premiere)
Mendelssohnn: Piano Concerto No. 1
Schubert: Symphony No. 9 "Great"

Details

Saturday, 09 March

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Jan Lisiecki, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Haydn: Overture to L'Isola Disabitata
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1
Schubert: Symphony in C major ( Great)

Details

Sunday, 10 March

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Jan Lisiecki, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Haydn: Overture to L'Isola Disabitata
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1
Schubert: Symphony in C major ( Great)

Details

Monday, 11 March

17:00

Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal

Maison symphonique de Montréal

Gala Bénéfice

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bernstein: Candide Overture
Elgar: Enigma Variations

Details

Thursday, 14 March

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

James McVinnie, organ
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Muhly: Organ Concerto (Philadelphia Orchestra co-commission)
Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony

Details

Friday, 15 March

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

New Jersey perferming Arts Center (NJPAC)

Jan Lisiecki, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1
Schubert: Symphony No. 9

Details

Saturday, 16 March

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

James McVinnie, organ
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Muhly: Organ Concerto (Philadelphia Orchestra co-commission)
Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony

Details

Thursday, 21 March

20:15

Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest

De Doelen Hall

Mikhail Petrenko, bass
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mahler: Totenfeier (symphonic poem)
Shostakovich: Symphony No .13 "Babi Yar"

Details

Friday, 22 March

20:15

Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest

De Doelen Hall

Mikhail Petrenko, bass
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mahler: Totenfeier (symphonic poem)
Shostakovich: Symphony No .13 "Babi Yar"

Details

Saturday, 23 March

20:00

Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest

Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris

Mikhail Petrenko, bas
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Programme

Mahler: Totenfeier (symphonic poem)
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13 "Babi Yar"

Details

Sunday, 24 March

18:00

Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest

Konzerthaus Dortmund, Germany

Mikhail Petrenko, bass
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mahler: Totenfeier (symphonic poem)
Shostakovitch: Symphony No. 13 "Babi Yar"

Details

Thursday, 28 March

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Hannibal: Healing tones (World premiere - Philadelphia Orchestra Commission)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2

Details

Friday, 29 March

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Hannibal: Healing tones (World premiere - Philadelphia Orchestra Commission)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2

Details

Saturday, 30 March

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Hannibal: Healing tones (World premiere - Philadelphia Orchestra Commission)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2

Details

April 2019

Thursday, 04 April

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Brian Sander' JUNK
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

Details

Friday, 05 April

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Brian Sander' JUNK
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

Details

Saturday, 06 April

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Brian Sander' JUNK
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

Details

Sunday, 14 April

20:00

Curtis institute of music Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Yue Bao, conducting fellow

Program

Ravel: Une Barque sur l'océan
Debussy: Nocturnes
Bruckner: Symphony No. 9 in D minor

Details

Thursday, 25 April

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Jonathan Biss, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Weber: Overture to Der Freischütz
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica"

Details

Saturday, 27 April

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Jonathan Biss, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Weber: Overture to Der Freischütz
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica"

Details

May 2019

Friday, 03 May

19:30

Metropolitan Opera

Lincoln Center, New York

BLANCHE DE LA FORCE : Isabel Leonard
MADAME LIDOINE : Adrianne Pieczonka
CONSTANCE : Erin Morley
MÈRE MARIE: Karen Cargill
MADAME DE CROISSY: Karita Mattila
CHEVALIER DE LA FORCE : Dave Portillo
MARQUIS DE LA FORCE : Jean-François Lapointe

Production : John Dexter
Music Direction : Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Program

Francis Poulenc : Dialogues des Carmélites

Details

Wednesday, 08 May

19:30

Metropolitan Opera

Lincoln Center, New York

BLANCHE DE LA FORCE : Isabel Leonard
MADAME LIDOINE : Adrianne Pieczonka
CONSTANCE : Erin Morley
MÈRE MARIE: Karen Cargill
MADAME DE CROISSY: Karita Mattila
CHEVALIER DE LA FORCE : Dave Portillo
MARQUIS DE LA FORCE : Jean-François Lapointe

Production : John Dexter
Music Direction : Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Program

Francis Poulenc : Dialogues des Carmélites

Details

Thursday, 09 May

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mahler: Symphony No. 9

Details

Friday, 10 May

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mahler: Symphony No. 9

Details

Saturday, 11 May

12:00

Metropolitan Opera

Lincoln Center, New York

BLANCHE DE LA FORCE : Isabel Leonard
MADAME LIDOINE : Adrianne Pieczonka
CONSTANCE : Erin Morley
MÈRE MARIE: Karen Cargill
MADAME DE CROISSY: Karita Mattila
CHEVALIER DE LA FORCE : Dave Portillo
MARQUIS DE LA FORCE : Jean-François Lapointe

Production : John Dexter
Music Direction : Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Program

Francis Poulenc : Dialogues des Carmélites

Details

Sunday, 12 May

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mahler: Symphony No. 9

Details

Friday, 17 May

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

CHINA TOUR

National Center for the Performing Arts, Beijing

Haochen Zhang, piano
Lei Jia, soprano

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

(Pieces among the following)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral)
Schubert: Symphony in C Major (Great)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Lu Qiming: Long Qi Song
Tan Dun: The Deer of nine colors, vocal Concerto

Details

Saturday, 18 May

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

CHINA TOUR

National Center for the Performing Arts, Beijing

Haochen Zhang, piano
Lei Jia, soprano

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

(Pieces among the following)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral)
Schubert: Symphony in C Major (Great)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Lu Qiming: Long Qi Song
Tan Dun: The Deer of nine colors, vocal Concerto

Details

Monday, 20 May

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

CHINA TOUR

National Center for the Performing Arts, Beijing

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

China International Music Competition

Details

Wednesday, 22 May

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

CHINA TOUR

Tianjin Grand Theatre, Tianjin

Haochen Zhang, piano
Lei Jia, soprano

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Programme

(Pieces among the following)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral)
Schubert: Symphony in C Majorr (Great)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Lu Qiming: Long Qi Song
Tan Dun: The Deer of nine colors, vocal concerto

Details

Friday, 24 May

12:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

CHINA TOUR

Hangzhou Grand Theatre, Hangzhou

Haochen Zhang, piano
Lei Jia, soprano

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

(Pieces among the following)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral)
Schubert: Symphony in C Major (Great)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Lu Qiming: Long Qi Song
Tan Dun: The Deer of nine colors, vocal concerto

Details

Saturday, 25 May

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

CHINA TOUR

Jiangsu Grand Theatre, Nanjing

Haochen Zhang, piano
Lei Jia, soprano

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

(Pieces among the following)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral)
Schubert: Symphony in C Major (Great)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Lu Qiming: Long Qi Song
Tan Dun: The Deer of nine colors, vocal concerto

Details

Sunday, 26 May

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

CHINA TOUR

Shanghai Oriental Art Center, Shanghai
Official Anniversary Concert

Haochen Zhang, piano
Lei Jia, soprano

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

(Pieces among the following)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral)
Schubert: Symphony in C Major (Great)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Lu Qiming: Long Qi Song
Tan Dun: The Deer of nine colors, vocal concerto

Details

June 2019

Sunday, 02 June

15:00

Orchestre Métropolitain (Montreal)

Maison Symphonique of Montreal

Karina Gauvin, soprano
Myriam Leblanc, soprano
Andrew Staples, tenor
Choeur Métropolitain (prepared by F.A. Ouimet et P. Tourville)
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bernstein: Symphony No. 1 « Jeremiah »
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 2 « Lobgesang »

Details

Monday, 03 June

20:00

The MET Orchestra

Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall

Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Debussy: La mer
Dutilleux: Le temps l’horloge
Ravel: Shéhérazade
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2

Details

Thursday, 06 June

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Beatrice Rana, piano. Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Stravinski: Funeral Song
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 1.

Details

Friday, 07 June

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall

Beatrice Rana, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Stravinsky: Funeral Song
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 1

Details

Saturday, 08 June

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Beatrice Rana, piano. Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Stravinski: Funeral Song
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 1.

Details

Friday, 14 June

20:00

The MET Orchestra

Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall

Elīna Garanča, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mahler: Rückert Lieder
Bruckner: *Symphonie No. 7

Details

Saturday, 15 June

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Richard Woodhams, oboe
Ricardo Morales, clarinet
Daniel Matsukawa, bassoon. Jennifer Montone, horn

Program

Mozart: Sinfonia concertante K297b for winds and orchestra
Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 1

Details

Sunday, 16 June

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Richard Woodhams, oboe
Ricardo Morales, clarinet
Daniel Matsukawa, bassoon. Jennifer Montone, horn

Program

Mozart: Sinfonia concertante K297b for winds and orchestra
Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 1

Details

Thursday, 20 June

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bernstein: Candide

Details

Friday, 21 June

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bernstein: Candide

Details

Saturday, 22 June

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bernstein: Candide

Details

July 2019

Saturday, 06 July

20:00

Orchestre Métropolitain (Montreal)

Festival de Lanaudière

Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Louise Farrenc: Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 35
Berlioz: La Mort de Cléopâtre (lyric scene)
Berlioz: Roméo et Juliette (excerpts)

Details

Thursday, 11 July

18:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Bravo! Vail Festival

TOSCA: Julianna Di Giacomo, soprano
CAVARADOSSI: Yusif Eyvazov, tenor
SCARPIA: Marco Vratogna, baritone
ANGELOTTI: Richard Bernstein, bass
UN SACRISTAIN: Patrick Scarfizzi, baritone
SPOLETTA: Greg Fedderly, tenor
SCIARRONE: Christopher Job, bass
UN GEÔLIER: André Courville, bass
Bravo! Vail Festival Chorus (Duain Wolfe, dir.)
Colorado Children's Chorus (Deborah Desantis, dir.)

James Alexander, scene director

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Puccini: Tosca

Details

Friday, 12 July

18:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Bravo! Vail Festival

Seong-Jin Cho, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Clyne: Masquerade
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K 466
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 1

Details

Saturday, 13 July

18:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Bravo! Vail Festival

TOSCA: Julianna Di Giacomo, soprano
CAVARADOSSI: Yusif Eyvazov, tenor
SCARPIA: Marco Vratogna, baritone
ANGELOTTI: Richard Bernstein, bass
UN SACRISTAIN: Patrick Scarfizzi, baritone
SPOLETTA: Greg Fedderly, tenor
SCIARRONE: Christopher Job, bass
UN GEÔLIER: André Courville, bass
Bravo! Vail Festival Chorus (Duain Wolfe, dir.)
Colorado Children's Chorus (Deborah Desantis, dir.)

James Alexander, scene director

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Puccini: Tosca

Details

Friday, 26 July

20:00

Orchestre Métropolitain (Montreal)

Festival de Lanaudière

Amphithéâtre Fernand-Lindsay

Seong-Jin CHO, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4
Bruckner: Symphony No. 7

Details

Sunday, 28 July

14:00

Orchestre Métropolitain (Montréal)

Festival de Lanaudière

Amphithéâtre Fernand-Lindsay

Marc-André Hamelin, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Programme

Brahms: Tragic Overture
Brahms: Piano Concerto No 1 in D minor
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major

Details

August 2019

Wednesday, 07 August

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, direction

Programme

Clyne: Masquerade (Première au SPAC)
Chausson: Poème de l’amour et de la mer
Rachmaninov: Symphonie No 1 (Première au SPAC)

Details

Thursday, 08 August

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Higdon: Blue cathedral (SPAC Premiere)
Copland: Appalachian Spring (SPAC Premiere)
Respighi: The Fountains of Rome
Bates: Anthology of Fantastic Zoology (SPAC Premiere)

Details

Friday, 16 August

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Saratoga Perrming Arts Center

Jan Lisiecki, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Wagner: Prelude to Act 1 of Lohengrin (SPAC Premiere)
Grieg: Concerto pour piano
Dvořák: *Symphonie No 7

Details

Saturday, 17 August

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Christian Blackshaw, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27, K. 595 (SPAC Premiere)
Mozart: Requiem (SPAC Premiere)

Details

Thursday, 22 August

19:30

Lucerne Festival Orchestra

Lucerne Festival

** Luzern Concert Hall**

Leonidas Kavakos, violin
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 4 in C mineur, Op. 43

Details

September 2019

Wednesday, 18 September

19:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Opening Night

Plácido Domingo, tenor
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Highlights of Italian Grand Opera

Thursday, 19 September

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphie

Hélène Grimaud, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, direction

Programme

Coleman: Umoja pour orchestre - Première mondiale - Commande de l'Orchestre de Philadelphie
Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3
Dvořák: *Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”)

Details

Friday, 20 September

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphie

Hélène Grimaud, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, direction

Programme

Coleman: Umoja pour orchestre - Première mondiale - Commande de l'Orchestre de Philadelphie
Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3
Dvořák: *Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”)

Details

Saturday, 21 September

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphie

Hélène Grimaud, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, direction

Programme

Coleman: Umoja pour orchestre - Première mondiale - Commande de l'Orchestre de Philadelphie
Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3
Dvořák: *Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”)

Details

Sunday, 22 September

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphie

Hélène Grimaud, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, direction

Programme

Coleman: Umoja pour orchestre - Première mondiale - Commande de l'Orchestre de Philadelphie
Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3
Dvořák: *Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”)

Details

Saturday, 28 September

19:30

Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal

Sainte-Claire Church

MERCIER-HOCHELAGA-MAISONNEUVE

Marina Thibeault, alto
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Berlioz: Le Carnaval romain
Archer: Poem for Orchestra
Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Berlioz: Harold en Italie

Details

Sunday, 29 September

15:00

Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal

Maison Symphonique of Montréal

Marina Thibeault, alto
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Berlioz: Le Carnaval romain
Archer: Poem for Orchestra
Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Berlioz: Harold en Italie

Details

October 2019

Thursday, 03 October

19:30

Metropolitan Opera, New York

Lincoln Center

TURANDOT: Christine Goerke, soprano
LIÙ: Eleonora Buratto, soprano (October 3, 6, 9, 12, 19)
LIÙ: Gabriella Reyes, soprano (October 26 only)
CALÀF: Roberto Aronica, tenor
TIMUR: James Morris, bass baritone
PRODUCTION: Franco Zeffirelli
DIRECTION MUSICALE: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Programme

Puccini: Turandot

Details

Friday, 04 October

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Haochen Zhang, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Richard Strauss: An Alpine Symphony

Details

Saturday, 05 October

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Haochen Zhang, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Richard Strauss: An Alpine Symphony

Details

Sunday, 06 October

15:00

Metropolitan Opera, New York

Lincoln Center

TURANDOT: Christine Goerke, soprano
LIÙ: Eleonora Buratto, soprano (October 3, 6, 9, 12, 19)
LIÙ: Gabriella Reyes, soprano (October 26 only)
CALÀF: Roberto Aronica, tenor
TIMUR: James Morris, bass baritone
PRODUCTION: Franco Zeffirelli
DIRECTION MUSICALE: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Programme

Puccini: Turandot

Details

Wednesday, 09 October

19:30

Metropolitan Opera, New York

Lincoln Center

TURANDOT: Christine Goerke, soprano
LIÙ: Eleonora Buratto, soprano (October 3, 6, 9, 12, 19)
LIÙ: Gabriella Reyes, soprano (October 26 only)
CALÀF: Roberto Aronica, tenor
TIMUR: James Morris, bass baritone
PRODUCTION: Franco Zeffirelli
DIRECTION MUSICALE: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Programme

Puccini: Turandot

Details

Thursday, 10 October

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Juliette Kang, violin
Choong-Jin Chang, viola
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mozart: Symphony No. 35 (Haffner)
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante for violin, viola and orchestra
Mozart: Symphony No. 40

Details

Saturday, 12 October

13:00

Metropolitan Opera, New York

Lincoln Center

TURANDOT: Christine Goerke, soprano
LIÙ: Eleonora Buratto, soprano (October 3, 6, 9, 12, 19)
LIÙ: Gabriella Reyes, soprano (October 26 only)
CALÀF: Roberto Aronica, tenor
TIMUR: James Morris, bass baritone
PRODUCTION: Franco Zeffirelli
DIRECTION MUSICALE: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Programme

Puccini: Turandot

Details

Sunday, 13 October

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Juliette Kang, violin
Choong-Jin Chang, viola
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mozart: Symphony No. 35 (Haffner)
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante for violin, viola and orchestra
Mozart: Symphony No. 40

Details

Tuesday, 15 October

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Stern Auditorium

Carnegie Hall

Hélène Grimaud, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, direction

Programme

Valerie Coleman: Umoja (arr. pour orchestre); Première à New York Bartok: Concerto pour piano No 3 R. Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie

Details

Thursday, 17 October

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Louis Lortie, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

program

Schubert (orch. Liszt): Wanderer Fantasy for piano and orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 5

Details

Friday, 18 October

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Louis Lortie, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

program

Schubert (orch. Liszt): Wanderer Fantasy for piano and orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 5

Details

Saturday, 19 October

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Louis Lortie, piano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

program

Schubert (orch. Liszt): Wanderer Fantasy for piano and orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 5

Details
12:30

Metropolitan Opera, New York

Lincoln Center

TURANDOT: Christine Goerke, soprano
LIÙ: Eleonora Buratto, soprano (October 3, 6, 9, 12, 19)
LIÙ: Gabriella Reyes, soprano (October 26 only)
CALÀF: Roberto Aronica, tenor
TIMUR: James Morris, bass baritone
PRODUCTION: Franco Zeffirelli
DIRECTION MUSICALE: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Programme

Puccini: Turandot

Details

Friday, 25 October

19:30

Orchestre Métropolitain and Opéra de Montréal

Maison symphonique of Montréal

FLORESTAN : Michael Schade, tenor
LEONORE : Lise Davidsen, soprano
DON PIZARRO : Luca Pisaroni, bass-baritone
DON FERNANDO : Alan Held, baritone
ROCCO : Raymond Aceto, bass
MARZELLINE : Kimy Mc Laren, soprano
JAQUINO : Jean-Michel Richer, tenor
PRISONNIER 1 : Spencer Britten, tenor
PRISONNIER 2: Jean-Philippe Mc Clish, bass-baritone
CHORUS: Opéra de Montréal
MUSICAL DIRECTION: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Program

Beethoven: Fidelio

Details

Saturday, 26 October

20:30

Metropolitan Opera, New York

Lincoln Center

TURANDOT: Christine Goerke, soprano
LIÙ: Eleonora Buratto, soprano (October 3, 6, 9, 12, 19)
LIÙ: Gabriella Reyes, soprano (October 26 only)
CALÀF: Roberto Aronica, tenor
TIMUR: James Morris, bass baritone
PRODUCTION: Franco Zeffirelli
DIRECTION MUSICALE: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Programme

Puccini: Turandot

Details

Sunday, 27 October

15:00

Orchestre Métropolitain and Opéra de Montréal

Maison symphonique of Montréal

FLORESTAN : Michael Schade, tenor
LEONORE : Lise Davidsen, soprano
DON PIZARRO : Luca Pisaroni, bass-baritone
DON FERNANDO : Alan Held, baritone
ROCCO : Raymond Aceto, bass
MARZELLINE : Kimy Mc Laren, soprano
JAQUINO : Jean-Michel Richer, tenor
PRISONNIER 1 : Spencer Britten, tenor
PRISONNIER 2: Jean-Philippe Mc Clish, bass-baritone
CHORUS: Opéra de Montréal
MUSICAL DIRECTION: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Program

Beethoven: Fidelio

Details

November 2019

Saturday, 16 November

19:30

Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal

Maison symphonique of Montréal

Concert to celebrate UQAM's 50 years of life

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 « Romantic »

Sunday, 17 November

19:30

Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal

Maison symphonique of Montréal

Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mozart: Ch’io mi scordi di te
Mozart: La Clemenza di Tito : Parto, parto
Bruckner: Symphony No.4 « Romantic »

Details

Tuesday, 19 November

20:00

Orchestre Métropolitain (Montreal)

Symphony Center, Chicago

Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mozart: Ch’io mi scordi di te
Mozart: La Clemenza di Tito : Parto, parto
Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 « Romantic »

Details

Wednesday, 20 November

20:00

Orchestre Métropolitain (Montreal)

Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor

Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mozart: Ch’io mi scordi di te
Mozart: La Clemenza di Tito : Parto, parto
Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 « Romantic »

Friday, 22 November

20:00

Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal

Stern Auditorium

Carnegie Hall

Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Programme

Mozart: Ch'io mi scordi di te ... Non temer, amato bene, K. 505
Mozart: Parto, ma tu ben mio from La clemenza di Tito
Bruckner: *Symphony No. 4 (romantic)

Details

Sunday, 24 November

14:00

Orchestre Métropolitain (Montreal)

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Mozart: Ch’io mi scordi di te
Mozart: La Clemenza di Tito : Parto, parto
Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 « Romantic »

Details

December 2019

Thursday, 05 December

19:30

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Westminster Symphonic Choir (Joe Miller, dir.)
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bach: Mass in B minor

Details

Friday, 06 December

14:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Westminster Symphonic Choir (Joe Miller, dir.)
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bach: Mass in B minor

Details

Saturday, 07 December

20:00

The Philadelphia Orchestra

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Westminster Symphonic Choir (Joe Miller, dir.)
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor

Program

Bach: Mass in B minor

Details

Sunday, 08 December

16:00

Club musical de Québec

Palais Montcalm, Salle Raoul-Jobin

Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, piano

Program

Schubert: Winterreise (Voyage d'hiver)

Details

Sunday, 15 December

14:00

Joyce and Yannick

Stern Auditorium

Carnegie Hall

Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, piano

Program

Schubert: Winterreise

Details

Friday, 27 December

20:00

Metropolitan Opera, New York

Lincoln Center

MARIE: Elza van den heever, soprano
MARGARET: Tamara Mumford, mezzo-soprano
THE DRUM MAJOR: Christopher Ventris, tenor
THE CAPITAIN: Gerhard Siegel, tenor
ANDRES: Andrew Staples, tenor
WOZZECK: Peter Mattei, baritone
THE DOCTOR: Christian Van Horn, bass-baritone

PRODUCTION: William Kentridge

MUSICAL DIRECTION: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Program

Alban Berg: Wozzeck

Details

Tuesday, 31 December

17:30

Metropolitan Opera (New York)

Lincoln Center

New Year’s Eve Gala starring Anna Netrebko

MIMI / TOSCA / TURANDOT: Anna Netrebko, soprano
RODOLFO: Matthew Polenzani, tenor
CAVARADOSSI / CALAF: Yusif Eyvazov, tenor
MARCELLO: Quinn Kelsey, baritone
SCHAUNARD: Davide Luciano, baritone
SCARPIA: Evgeny Nikitin, bass-baritone
COLLINE: Christian Van Horn, bass-baritone
BENOIT / ALCINDORO: Arthur Woodley, bass
Le SACRISTAIN: Patrick Carfizzi, bass-baritone
PRODUCTIONS: Franco Zeffirelli and David McVicar
MUSIC DIRECTOR: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Program

Puccini: La Bohème, Act I
Puccini: Tosca, Act I
Puccini: *Turandot, Act II

Details

"He comes, he conducts, he is invited back."

New York Times, 2009.