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Yannick Leads Ravel Favorites

Oct 01, 2020, 7:30 PM
Oct 02, 2020, 2:00 PM
Oct 03, 2020, 8:00 PM

Performance Details

Yannick Nézet-Séguin Conductor 
Lisa Batiashvili Violin


Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin 
Szymanowski Violin Concerto No. 1 
Chausson Poème, for violin and orchestra 
Ravel Bolero

We open our new season with two of Ravel’s most revered works: Bolero and Le Tombeau de Couperin, which will spotlight new Principal Oboe Philippe Tondre. Plus, you’ll hear the extraordinary lyricism of Szymanowski’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with virtuoso Lisa Batiashvili, who calls it, simply, “the most delicious thing in the world.”

Verizon Hall

Due to rapidly evolving developments, and in accordance with the City of Philadelphia’s recommendation that all large gatherings be suspended to limit community transmission of COVID-19, all scheduled Philadelphia Orchestra rehearsals, performances, and events through May 10, 2020, are cancelled. Learn more