French Greats: Debussy and Ravel

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Experience a range of French interpretations of classic texts, featuring Ravel's Daphnis et Chloé inspired by the ancient Greek tale of two lovers and their adventures. Hear what Ravel described as "a vast musical fresco . . . faithful to the Greece of my dreams." Also on the program, Ravel’s mesmerizing Shéhérazade performed by the incomparable mezzo-soprano Susan Graham and led by conductor Charles Dutoit.


Conductor/Performers

Program

Debussy (orch. Ravel)

Sarabande from Pour le Piano

Debussy (orch. Ravel)

Danse

Ravel

Shéhérazade

Ravel

Daphnis et Chloé

All sound clips are from San Francisco Symphony performances and are used with permission of the SFS Players Committee.

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  1. Thu, Apr 19, 2018 at 8:00pm

    Davies Symphony Hall 

  2. Fri, Apr 20, 2018 at 8:00pm

    Davies Symphony Hall 

  3. Sat, Apr 21, 2018 at 8:00pm

    Davies Symphony Hall 

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