introduction

Stravinsky’s Le sacre du printemps is now more than 100 years old – but the masterpiece that changed music history forever has lost none of its power.

80 years after first performing Stravinsky’s work, the Brussels Philharmonic is giving the brand new Violin Concerto by Guillaume Connesson its world première. Less controversial than Stravinsky, perhaps, but at least as intense and gripping…

programme

Ralph Vaughan Williams – Serenade to Music
Guillaume Connesson – Concerto pour violon (2018) (world creation)
Igor Stravinsky – Le roi des étoiles
Igor Stravinsky – Le sacre du printemps

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artists

Stéphane Denève

conductor

Stéphane Denève is the music director of the Brussels Philharmonic. This top French conductor designs his programmes combining 21st century music with the great classics, thereby opening up a dialogue between the repertoire of the past and that of the future.

Renaud Capuçon, viool

soloist

French violinist Renaud Capuçon is one of the world’s most beloved musicians. Renaud is firmly established as a major soloist, recitalist and chamber musician, working with the top international orchestras and conductors and performing in the most prestigious venues.

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Brussels Philharmonic

orchestra

The Brussels Philharmonic was founded in 1935 by the Belgian public broadcaster (NIR/INR). It enjoys an excellent reputation for performing premieres of new works and has collaborated with world-renowned composers such as Bartók, Stravinsky, Messiaen and Francesconi.

practical info

Tickets

from €12

location

Concert

Place Sainte-Croix/Heilig-Kruisplein, 1050 Brussels | +32 2 641 10 20

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