Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique

Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Artistic Director and Conductor

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