Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique

Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Artistic Director and Conductor

Tags/Genres Classical, Ensembles

The Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique, founded in 1989 by Sir John Eliot Gardiner, stands as the world’s foremost large-scale period performance orchestra. Their interpretations of Classical and Romantic works, using the principles and original instruments of historically informed performance, are a revelation in this all Berlioz program.

Program

BERLIOZ
Le corsair Overture, Op. 21
La mort de Cléopâtre
———-Lucile Richardot, mezzo-soprano
Excerpts from Les Troyens, Op. 29
—–Chasse Royale
—–Didon’s Final Monologues
———Lucile Richardot, mezzo-soprano
INTERMISSION
Harold en Italie, Op. 16
———-Antoine Tamestit, viola

Tickets from $47


Presenting Sponsor

The William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust

Student Ticket Angel Fund Benefactors

Becky and Munroe Cobey

Join us for a Conversation with John Eliot Gardiner

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 | 12:30 PM | Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall, UNC | Free and open to the public