September 14, 2018
Concert Archive

Berlioz, Chausson, Ravel, Matalon and Debussy, performed by the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France

  • 09:53
    Berlioz - « Grande fête chez Capulet » (Act II), excerpt from Roméo et Juliette op.17
  • 09:29
    Berlioz - "Tristia" (excerpt): La mort d'Ophélie op.18 no.2
  • 19:53
    Chausson - Poème pour violon et orchestre op.25
  • 19:38
    Ravel - Tzigane
  • 14:41
    Matalon - Rugged, for double orchestra
  • 30:51
    Desbussy - La Mer, three symphonic sketches for orchestra
Auditorium de la Maison de la Radio, Paris

Mikko Franck conducts the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and the Radio France Choir, performing a variety of French works including Berlioz, Chausson, Ravel, Martin Matalon and Claude Debussy. Live concert recorded on 14 September 2018 at the Radio France Auditorium.

Mikko Franck and the Orchestre Philharmonique launch their Paris season alongside the Radio France Choir, giving audiences a teaser of the programmes to come in 2018-2019. An array of works by Berlioz, Chausson, Ravel, Debussy, and notably the world premiere of Rugged by Martin Matalon, the most Parisian of Argentinian composers..

Concert programme

Hector Berlioz
Roméo et Juliette : Grande fête chez Capulets
La Mort d’Ophélie

Ernest Chausson
Poème for violin and orchestra

Maurice Ravel
Tzigane

Martin Matalon
Rugged for double orchestra (commissioned by Radio France - world premiere)

Claude Debussy
La Mer

Anna Tifu violin

Maîtrise de Radio France
Marie-Noelle Maerten choral conductor
Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
Mikko Franck conductor

Berlioz - « Grande fête chez Capulet » (Act II), excerpt from Roméo et Juliette op.17

Berlioz - "Tristia" (excerpt): La mort d'Ophélie op.18 no.2

Chausson - Poème pour violon et orchestre op.25

Ravel - Tzigane

Matalon - Rugged, for double orchestra

Desbussy - La Mer, three symphonic sketches for orchestra

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