Maurice Ravel

Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Decca

Saturday, February 17, 2018 (encore Monday, February 26)

8:00 PM

Jean-Yves Thibaudet is the soloist in Ravel's Piano Concerto for the Left Hand, and Jacques Lacombe leads the Boston Symphony in the composer's Daphnis and Chloe.

CD of the Week: Windscape: Maurice Ravel

Jul 31, 2017
Windscape
Brian Hatton

Ravel claimed that all music could be transcribed for instruments other than those for which it was originally written, as long as "good taste presides." On this new CD of wind quintet arrangements of some of his most beloved works, good taste certainly does preside. 

Tanglewood
Stu Rosner / BSO

Saturday, July 29, 2017

8:00 PM

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Paul Groves, tenor
Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Children’s Chorus

STRAVINSKY Chant funèbre
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RAVEL Piano Concerto for the left hand
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BERLIOZ Te Deum

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Daniil Trifonov
Dario Acosta / Deutsche Grammophon / Deutsche Grammophon

Friday, July 14, 2017

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Daniil Trifonov, piano

RAVEL Le Tombeau de Couperin
HAYDN Symphony No. 83, La Poule
Thomas ADÈS Three Studies from Couperin
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MOZART Piano Concerto No. 21 in C, K.467

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Maurice Ravel, seated at a piano, with a birthday hat
Photo by Lipnitzki/Roger Viollet/Getty Images

The great French composer Maurice Ravel turns 142 today, and it seems like he's popping up everywhere, both in the news and in the concert hall.

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