Bastille Day, July 14, 2020's concert on Paris Champ de Mars, program

Published by Caroline J. · Published on 12 July 2020 at 10h32 · Updated on 12 July 2020 at 16h38
To end Bastille Day 2020 - or France's National Day - on a high note, the Orchestre national de France and the Chœur and the Maîtrise de Radio France await you on the Champ de Mars on Tuesday July 14, 20 20for a fine symphonic concert at the foot of the Eiffel Tower in presence of the greatest international artists including soprano Fatma Said, and barytone Ludovic Tézier. Here is the program.

Following the success the concert met these past few years, the Champ de Mars will once again be the venue for a fine symphonic concert to celebrate French National Day. The event will take place at the foot of the Eiffel Tower on Tuesday July 14, 2020 from 9:10 p.m.

This free concert will once again be orchestrated by the Orchestre national de France, the Chœur de Radio France and the Maîtrise de Radio France. Note that Eun Syn Kim will conduct this year’s Concert de Paris. The Orchestre National de France, the Maîtrise, and the Choeur de Radio France, without forgetting the greatest international soloists invited will not miss this great musical event, before singing the stirring Marseillaise.

Held for the eighth year in a row by Radio France, France Télévisions, Ville de Paris, and Electron Libre Productions, this great show will air live at 9:10 p.m. on France Inter radio waves, and hosted by Anna Sigalevitch. On France 2, it will be hosted by Stéphane Bern. Last but not least, the Concert de Paris will air live by UER-Eurovision in over ten countries.

Since the health crisis broke out, the Concert de Paris is "the first great European classical music show" to be sustained. It is the first show by the Maîtrise and the Choeur de Radio France since March. For this incredible musical event, the Orchestre National de France will reunite 65 musicians on stage.

Because of the current context, the Concert de Paris will be recorded and can be attended by many TV-viewers and listeners. For the record, the edition 2019 broke an audience record for a classical music concert on French television, with over 3 million viewers.

PROGRAM OF THE CONCERT DE PARIS 2020 (subject to change)

  • HECTOR BERLIOZ - LA DAMNATION DE FAUST: "MARCHE HONGROISE"

  • EDITH PIAF – L’HYMNE À L’AMOUR
    SONYA YONCHEVA - SOPRANO

  • GEORGES BIZET LES PÊCHEURS DE PERLES: "AU FOND DU TEMPLE SAINT…"
    LUDOVIC TÉZIER - BARYTON AND BENJAMIN BERNHEIM - TENOR
  • PIOTR ILITCH TCHAÏKOVSKI - CONCERTO FOR PIANO N°1 – EXTRACTS
    KHATIA BUNIATISHVILI - PIANO

  • GIUSEPPE VERDI - NABUCCO: "VA PENSIERO"

  • LEONARD BERNSTEIN - WEST SIDE STORY: "TONIGHT", "I FEEL PRETTY" (ARR. BILL ELLIOTT)
    LUCIENNE RENAUDIN-VARY - TRUMPET
  • LÉO DELIBES – LES FILLES DE CADIX
    FATMA SAID - SOPRANO
  • LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN - EGMONT : OPENING
  • CHARLES GOUNOD - ROMÉO AND JULIETTE : "L’AMOUR... AH LÈVE-TOI SOLEIL…"
    BENJAMIN BERNHEIM - TENOR
  • CHARLIE CHAPLIN – CITY MEMORIES
    LISA BATIASHVILI - VIOLIN
  • ÉDOUARD LALO - CONCERTO FOR CELLO N°2 – III. ANDANTE - ALLEGRO VIVACE
    SOL GABETTA - CELLO
  • ALFREDO CATALANI - LA WALLY: "EBBEN? NE ANDRÒ LONTANA"
    SONYA YONCHEVA - SOPRANO
  • GEORGES BIZET - CARMEN: ENTRACTE ACT 3
  • GIUSEPPE VERDI LA TRAVIATA : CHŒURS DES BOHÉMIENNES ET DES MATADORS
  • CHARLES AZNAVOUR – LA BOHÈME (ARR. DIDIER BENETTI)
    LUDOVIC TÉZIER - BARYTON
  • WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART CONCERTO FOR PIANO N°23 - II. ANDANTE
    LE BALLET PRELJOCAJ AND KHATIA BUNIATISHVILI - PIANO
  • JOSÉ SERRANO LA CANCION DEL OLVIEDO: MARINELA
    FATMA SAID - SOPRANO
  • MAURICE RAVEL BOLÉRO (ARR. DIDIER BENETTI)
  • CLAUDE JOSEPH ROUGET DE LISLE / HECTOR BERLIOZ - MARSEILLAISE - COUPLETS 1 AND 7
    ANGÉLIQUE KIDJO - SINGER AND TUTTI

With

  • Chœur de Radio France - Martina Batič, choirmaster
  • Maîtrise de Radio France - Sofi Jeannin, choirmaster
  • Orchestre National de France - Eun Sun Kim, conductor

Artists invited:

  • Soprano: Fatma Said, Sonya Yoncheva
  • Barytone: Ludovic Tézier
  • Tenor: Benjamin Bernheim
  • Soloists: Cello: Sol Gabetta
  • Violin: Lisa Batiashvili
  • Trumpet: Lucienne Renaudin Vary
  • Piano: Khatia Buniatishvili
  • Dance: Le Ballet Preljocaj, national choreography center, Aix-en-Provence

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
On 14 July 2020
Starts at 9:10 p.m.

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    Location

    2 allée Adrienne Lecouvreur
    75007 Paris 7

    Recommended age
    For all

    Official website
    www.maisondelaradio.fr

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