EUB Mar 2

March 2
Debussy, Berlioz, Chen, and Saint-Saëns

Based on an old melody by ancient composer Huan Yi, Chen Qigang’s Reflet d’un temps disparu is stunningly performed by cellist Gautier Capuçon. The program features lush and evocative works by Debussy and Berlioz before ending with Saint-Saëns’s beautiful Second Piano Concerto.

ORCHESTRA

National Centre for the Performing Arts, China

CONDUCTOR

Lü Jia

SOLOISTS

Gautier Capuçon, cello*; Chen Sa, piano**

Debussy

Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune

Berlioz

Roméo et Juliette: Scène d’amour

Chen Qigang

Reflet d’un temps disparu*

Debussy

La mer

Saint-Saëns

Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22**

Please Note: The names above follow the Chinese convention listing family name first and given name second.