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Lucas & Arthur Jussen Recital
15 Sep2024

Lucas & Arthur Jussen Recital

GRANDE SAISON
PIANO RECITAL

Season 24/25
Lucas & Arthur JUSSEN , Pianos
MOZART, SCHUBERT, RAVEL, STRAVINSKY
15h00
Season opening
22 Sep2024

Season opening

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Kazuki YAMADA, Conductor
Gerhild ROMBERGER, Mezzo-soprano
CBSO Chorus women's choir
Children's choir of the Académie Rainier III

MAHLER
15h00
Colin Pütz Recital
29 Sep2024

Colin Pütz Recital

GRANDE SAISON
PIANO RECITAL

Season 24/25
Colin PÜTZ, Piano
BEETHOVEN, CHOPIN, FRANCK
15h00
L’Ancêtre
6 Oct2024

L’Ancêtre

GRANDE SAISON
OPERA CONCERT VERSION

Season 24/25
Kazuki YAMADA, Conductor
J. HOLLOWAY; G. ARQUEZ; H. CARPENTIER;
J.HENRIC; M. ARIVONY; M. LÉCROART;
The Philharmonic Chorus of Tokyo

SAINT-SAËNS
18h00
Krystian Zimerman Recital
9 Oct2024

Krystian Zimerman Recital

GRANDE SAISON
PIANO RECITAL

Season 24/25
Krystian ZIMERMAN, Piano
PROGRAMME COMING SOON...
20h00
Tribute to Chostakovitch
13 Oct2024

Tribute to Chostakovitch

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Lio KUOKMAN, Conductor
Daniel LOZAKOVICH, Violin

CHOSTAKOVITCH, PROKOFIEV, MOUSSORGSKY/RAVEL
18h00
Tribute to Chostakovitch
20 Oct2024

Tribute to Chostakovitch

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Nathalie STUTZMANN, Conductor
Xavier DE MAISTRE, Harp

MAZZOLI, MOSSOLOV, CHOSTAKOVITCH
18h00
Julia Fischer & Jan Lisiecki Recital
2 Nov2024

Julia Fischer & Jan Lisiecki Recital

GRANDE SAISON
RECITAL

Season 24/25
Julia FISCHER, Violin
Jan LISIECKI, Piano

MOZART, BEETHOVEN, SCHUMANN
15h00
Tribute to Ravel
1 Dec2024

Tribute to Ravel

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Charles DUTOIT, Conductor
Gautier CAPUÇON, Cello

DVOŘÁK, STRAVINSKY, RAVEL
18h00
Symphonic Concert
8 Dec2024

Symphonic Concert

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Kazuki YAMADA, Conductor
Vilde FRANG, Violin
Lawrence POWER, Viola

BRITTEN, RESPIGHI, STRAUSS
18h00
Arcadi Volodos Recital
15 Dec2024

Arcadi Volodos Recital

GRANDE SAISON
PIANO RECITAL

Season 24/25
Arcadi VOLODOS , Piano
SCHUBERT, SCHUMANN, LISZT/VOLODOS
18h00
Leif Ove Andsnes Recital
10 Jan2025

Leif Ove Andsnes Recital

GRANDE SAISON
PIANO RECITAL

Season 24/25
Leif Ove ANDSNES, Piano
GRIEG, TVEITT, CHOPIN
20h00
Symphonic Concert
12 Jan2025

Symphonic Concert

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Bertrand DE BILLY, Conductor
Trio Zeliha

BEETHOVEN, BRUCKNER
18h00
Symphonic Concert
17 Jan2025

Symphonic Concert

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Mirga GRAŽINYTĖ-TYLA, Conductor
Georgijs OSOKINS, Piano

WEINBERG, CHOPIN, DVOŘÁK
20h00
Mozart à Monaco
25 Jan2025

Mozart à Monaco

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Ton KOOPMAN, Conductor
Pierre GÉNISSON, Clarinet

HAENDEL, MOZART, HAYDN
20h00
Mozart à Monaco
1 Feb2025

Mozart à Monaco

GRANDE SAISON
CHAMBER MUSIC

Season 24/25
David BISMUTH, Piano
Pierre GÉNISSON, Clarinet
Musicians of the OPMC

HAYDN, MOZART, MENDELSSOHN
20h00
Mozart à Monaco
2 Feb2025

Mozart à Monaco

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Kazuki YAMADA, Conductor
Bohdan LUTS, Violin
Alexandra DOVGAN, Piano

MOZART
15h00
Tribute to Ravel
9 Feb2025

Tribute to Ravel

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Charles DUTOIT, Conductor
Martha ARGERICH, Piano

RAVEL, DEBUSSY
15h00
Christian Zacharias Recital
28 Feb2025

Christian Zacharias Recital

GRANDE SAISON
PIANO RECITAL

Season 24/25
Christian ZACHARIAS, Piano
SCHUBERT, HAYDN, COUPERIN, POULENC, SCARLATTI
20h00
Printemps des Arts
13 Mar2025

Printemps des Arts

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Jukka-Pekka SARASTE, Conductor
WAGNER, BRUCKNER
19h30
Tribute to Ravel
30 Mar2025

Tribute to Ravel

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Kazuki YAMADA, Conductor
Nelson GOERNER, Piano

RAVEL
18h00
Printemps des Arts
5 Apr2025

Printemps des Arts

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Elias GRANDY, Conductor
Valeriy SOKOLOV, Violin

EÖTVÖS, BARTÓK, SCRIABINE
19h30
Symphonic Concert
13 Apr2025

Symphonic Concert

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Nicholas COLLON, Conductor
Lucas & Arthur JUSSEN, Pianos

DEBUSSY, POULENC, BARTÓK
18h00
Grigory Sokolov Recital
27 Apr2025

Grigory Sokolov Recital

GRANDE SAISON
PIANO RECITAL

Season 24/25
Grigory SOKOLOV, Piano
PROGRAMME COMING SOON...
18h00
Tribute to Chostakovitch
4 May2025

Tribute to Chostakovitch

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Dima SLOBODENIOUK, Conductor
Martha ARGERICH, Piano
Sergei NAKARIAKOV, Trumpet

CHOSTAKOVITCH
18h00
Symphonic Concert
11 May2025

Symphonic Concert

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Lio KUOKMAN, Conductor
Jorge Luis PRATS, Piano

BERNSTEIN, GERSHWIN, BARBER, RACHMANINOFF
18h00
Symphonic Concert
18 May2025

Symphonic Concert

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Giovanni ANTONINI, Conductor
Isabelle FAUST, Violin

HAYDN, MOZART, BEETHOVEN
15h00
La Nouvelle Babylone
30 May2025

La Nouvelle Babylone

GRANDE SAISON
CINE-CONCERT SYMPHONIC

Season 24/25
Frank STROBEL, Conductor
MUSIC BY DMITRI CHOSTAKOVITCH
20h00
Hélène Grimaud Recital
5 Jun2025

Hélène Grimaud Recital

GRANDE SAISON
PIANO RECITAL

Season 24/25
Hélène GRIMAUD, Piano
BEETHOVEN, BRAHMS, BACH/BUSONI
20h00
Symphonic Concert
8 Jun2025

Symphonic Concert

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Kazuki YAMADA, Conductor
Anne-Sophie MUTTER, Violin
Pablo FERRÁNDEZ, Cello

TAKEMITSU, BRAHMS, SAINT-SAËNS
18h00
Tribute to Chostakovitch
15 Jun2025

Tribute to Chostakovitch

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Juraj VALČUHA, Conductor
Andreï KOROBEINIKOV, Piano

GLAZOUNOV, CHOSTAKOVITCH, STRAUSS
18h00
Symphonic Concert
22 Jun2025

Symphonic Concert

GRANDE SAISON
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Tomáš NETOPIL, Conductor
Lucas & Arthur JUSSEN, Pianos

SCHUBERT, MOZART, SUK
18h00
Tribute to Chostakovitch
29 Oct2024

Tribute to Chostakovitch

MUSICAL HAPPY HOUR
Season 24/25
Musicians of the OPMC
MENDELSSOHN, CHOSTAKOVITCH
18h30
Tribute to Chostakovitch
26 Nov2024

Tribute to Chostakovitch

MUSICAL HAPPY HOUR
Season 24/25
Musicians of the OPMC
STRAUSS, CHOSTAKOVITCH
18h30
Mozart à Monaco
23 Jan2025

Mozart à Monaco

MUSICAL HAPPY HOUR
Season 24/25
Le Quatuor du Soleil
MOZART, HAYDN
18h30
Mozart à Monaco
30 Jan2025

Mozart à Monaco

MUSICAL HAPPY HOUR
Season 24/25
Musicians of the OPMC
MOZART, HAYDN, BOCCHERINI
18h30
Chamber Music
18 Feb2025

Chamber Music

MUSICAL HAPPY HOUR
Season 24/25
Musicians of the OPMC
WAGNER, BLOCH, BRUCH
18h30
Chamber Music
4 Mar2025

Chamber Music

MUSICAL HAPPY HOUR
Season 24/25
Musicians of the OPMC
HAYDN, BRUCKNER
18h30
Tribute to Chostakovitch
16 Apr2025

Tribute to Chostakovitch

MUSICAL HAPPY HOUR
Season 24/25
Musicians of the OPMC
CHOSTAKOVITCH, TCHAÏKOVSKY
18h30
Chamber Music
7 May2025

Chamber Music

MUSICAL HAPPY HOUR
Season 24/25
Musicians of the OPMC
ROSSINI, BEETHOVEN
18h30
Tribute to Ravel
10 Jun2025

Tribute to Ravel

MUSICAL HAPPY HOUR
Season 24/25
Musicians of the OPMC
RAMEAU, JADIN, RAVEL
18h30
Spiritual Concert
5 Oct2024

Spiritual Concert

SPIRITUAL CONCERT
CHORAL CONCERT

Season 24/25
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
Hiroyuki MITO, Choirmaster

JANEQUIN, DI LASSO, MENDELSSOHN, ...
Free admission
18h30
Christmas concert
14 Dec2024

Christmas concert

SPIRITUAL CONCERT
SYMPHONIC & CHORAL CONCERT

Season 24/25
Peter SZÜTS, Conductor
Matthias PERSSON, Matthieu BLOCH
Choir 1732
Children's choir of the Académie Rainier III

Works by HAENDEL, BIBER, ALBINONI, J. S. BACH…
Free admission
18h30
Mozart à Monaco
27 Jan2025

Mozart à Monaco

SPIRITUAL CONCERT
SYMPHONIC & CHORAL CONCERT

Season 24/25
Diego CERETTA, Conductor
Pierre GÉNISSON, Emőke BARÁTH
Coro del Friuli Venezia Giulia
Children's choir of the Académie Rainier III

MOZART
Free admission
18h30
Spiritual Concert
14 Apr2025

Spiritual Concert

SPIRITUAL CONCERT
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Peter SZÜTS, Conductor
Thibault DE MONTALEMBERT, Narrator

HAYDN
Free admission
18h30
Charlot pompier & Charlot policeman
16 Oct2024

Charlot pompier & Charlot policeman

CINE-CONCERT FAMILY
Season 24/25
Paul LAY, Piano
SCREENING OF FILMS BY CHARLES CHAPLIN
15h00
Snegourotchka
4 Dec2024

Snegourotchka

YOUNG AUDIENCE
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Philippe BÉRAN, Conductor
Joan MOMPART, Comedian
Marina SOSNINA, Sand Artist

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV
15h00
Mozart : Les tribulations d’un ado prodige en Italie
29 Jan2025

Mozart : Les tribulations d’un ado prodige en Italie

YOUNG AUDIENCE
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Philippe BÉRAN, Conductor
Joan MOMPART, Comedian
Emőke BARÁTH, Soprano

MOZART
15h00
Charlot fait une cure & Charlot garçon de théâtre
9 Mar2025

Charlot fait une cure & Charlot garçon de théâtre

CINE-CONCERT FAMILY
Season 24/25
Paul LAY, Piano
SCREENING OF FILMS BY CHARLES CHAPLIN
15h00
Pierre et le loup & L’Histoire du Pope et de son serviteur Balda
14 May2025

Pierre et le loup & L’Histoire du Pope et de son serviteur Balda

YOUNG AUDIENCE
SYMPHONIC CONCERT

Season 24/25
Philippe BÉRAN, Conductor
Joan MOMPART, Comedian
Marina SOSNINA, Sand Artist

CHOSTAKOVITCH, PROKOFIEV
15h00
La bohème
13 Nov2024

La bohème

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO
OPERA | OTHER DATES

Season 24/25
Marco ARMILIATO, Conductor
Jean-Louis GRINDA, Director
Stefano VISCONTI, Choirmaster
Other Artists

PUCCINI
20h00
Tosca
15 Nov2024

Tosca

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO
OPERA IN CONCERT VERSION

Season 24/25
Marco ARMILIATO, Conductor
Stefano VISCONTI, Choirmaster
Other Artists

PUCCINI
20h00
Viva Puccini !
17 Nov2024

Viva Puccini !

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO
LYRIC GALA

Season 24/25
Marco ARMILIATO, Conductor
Jonas KAUFMANN, Tenor

PUCCINI
17h00
Tristan et Isolde
2 Mar2025

Tristan et Isolde

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO
LYRICAL CONCERT

Season 24/25
Philippe JORDAN, Conductor
Other Artists

MAHLER, WAGNER
18h00
L’Heure espagnole & L’Enfant et les sortilèges
27 Mar2025

L’Heure espagnole & L’Enfant et les sortilèges

OPÉRA DE MONTE-CARLO
OPERA | OTHER DATES

Season 24/25
Kazuki YAMADA, Conductor
Jean-Louis GRINDA, Director
Stefano VISCONTI, Choirmaster
Other Artists

RAVEL
20h00
Festival international de Colmar
13 Jul2024

Festival international de Colmar

ON TOUR
Season 23/24
Kazuki YAMADA, Conductor
Simon TRPČESKI, Piano

BRAHMS, SMETANA, DVOŘÁK
20h30
Festival international de Colmar
14 Jul2024

Festival international de Colmar

ON TOUR
Season 23/24
Kazuki YAMADA, Conductor
Valeriy SOKOLOV, Violin

BERLIOZ, SAINT-SAËNS, BIZET
17h00
Concert at the Prince’s Palace
18 Jul2024

Concert at the Prince’s Palace

CONCERT AT THE PRINCE’S PALACE
Season 23/24
Cristian MĂCELARU, Conductor
María DUEÑAS, Violin

BRUCH, TCHAÏKOVSKY
21h30
Concert at the Prince’s Palace
26 Jul2024

Concert at the Prince’s Palace

CONCERT AT THE PRINCE’S PALACE
Season 23/24
Riccardo MUTI, Conductor
CATALANI, SCHUBERT
21h30
Concert at the Prince’s Palace
28 Jul2024

Concert at the Prince’s Palace

CONCERT AT THE PRINCE’S PALACE
Season 23/24
Riccardo MUTI, Conductor
CATALANI, SCHUBERT
21h30
Concert at the Prince’s Palace
1 Aug2024

Concert at the Prince’s Palace

CONCERT AT THE PRINCE’S PALACE
Season 23/24
Stanislav KOCHANOVSKY, Conductor
Nikolaï LUGANSKY, Piano

GLINKA, TCHAÏKOVSKY, BORODINE
21h30
Concert at the Prince’s Palace
4 Aug2024

Concert at the Prince’s Palace

CONCERT AT THE PRINCE’S PALACE
Season 23/24
Kazuki YAMADA, Conductor
Simon TRPČESKI, Piano

BRAHMS, SMETANA, DVOŘÁK
21h30
Concert at the Prince’s Palace
8 Aug2024

Concert at the Prince’s Palace

CONCERT AT THE PRINCE’S PALACE
Season 23/24
Petr POPELKA, Conductor
Mao FUJITA, Piano

DVOŘÁK, SCHUMANN
21h30
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Nelson Freire, piano

Classical music lovers today unanimously praise the art of Nelson Freire for its transcendence. What motivates such a statement? A remarkable phenomenon: having spent his entire life playing and pondering the great pianistic repertoire, the artist has  reached a point of culmination where any work  he  chooses to  interpret nowadays, becomes  under his fingers, the most poetic, the most perfect, the most moving version imaginable.

 

Born in Boa Esperança, a small town in the interior of the state of Minas Gerais (Brazil), Nelson Freire is now a universally  acclaimed artist. He has received  honours and decorations  in numerous countries, been invited to play in the best concert halls, with the most prestigious orchestras and the most prominent conductors. He has signed an exclusive contract with DECCA and his regular  recordings have led him to explore the works with a deeper and deeper insight and to renew and illuminate his interpretations  with a unique creative power.

 

Worldly pomps and vanities, however, have not altered the character of the little boy born in Boa Esperança, and transplanted at the age of five in Rio de Janeiro when his parents, impressed by the precocious talent of their son, moved to the great city with the whole family in search of better music teaching conditions. And successful they were: under the guidance of two outstanding  teachers, Nise Obino, from Rio Grande do Sul,  and Lucia Branco from São Paulo, the young Nelson, aged only fourteen, could already  be considered a great master of the piano.

 

At the age of twelve, as finalist at the first International Piano Competition of Rio de Janeiro (Guiomar Novaes being a member of the jury), he received a grant from the  Brazilian President, Juscelino Kubitschek and went to study in Vienna under Bruno Seidlhofer,  the teacher of Friedrich Gulda . At the age of nineteen, Nelson Freire was awarded the Dinu Lipatti Medal in London and later won 1st Prize at the International  Vianna da Motta Competition in Lisbon , which earned him a contract with the agency Conciertos Daniel from Madrid.  He then toured most  South American  countries  as well as Spain .

 

At the age of twenty-three for his London début, he made a sensation and The Times called him “The young lion of the keyboard”. The following year, after his performance with the New York Philharmonic for his New York debut, Time Magazine hailed him as “One of the most exciting pianists of this or any age” .

 

From then on and for five decades, Nelson Freire has performed in over seventy countries and become a bright star in the international music world. His recordings have been rewarded with   Diapason d’Or, Grand Prix du Disque, Victoire d’Honneur, Edison Award, Gramophone Award and the Grammy Latino for “Nelson Freire Brasileiro”, in 2013.

 

He has been the recipient of the most prestigious decorations: Citizen of Rio, Knight of the Order of Rio Branco, Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur, Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres, Medal Pedro Ernesto, Medal of the City of Paris, Medal of the City of Buenos Aires and doctor honoris causa   from the Music School of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.

 

Nelson Freire has performed with many of the world’s major conductors, such as Valery Gergiev, Yuri Temirkanov, Seiji Osawa, Pierre Boulez, Riccardo Chailly, Charles  Dutoit, Eugen Jochum, André Previn, Lorin Maazel, Rudolf Kempe, Rafael Kubelik, David Zinman, Kurt Masur and Sir Colin Davis. He has appeared with the greatest orchestras:  the Philharmonics of Berlin, London, New York and Israel, as well with the Amsterdam Concertgebouw, the Leipzig Gewandhaus and the orchestras of Munich, Paris, Tokyo, St. Petersbourg- including the Mariinsky – Vienna, Boston, Philadelphia, Cleveland, Los Angeles, Chicago and Montreal.

 

Several extracts from his concerts can be seen in the 2003 acclaimed documentary   « Nelson Freire: a Man and his Music », directed by João Moreira Salles .

 

He is regularly invited to be a member of the jury for the most prominent piano competitions such as the Chopin, Tchaikovsky and Van Cliburn.

 

Fluent in several languages, Nelson Freire has made his home in Rio de Janeiro, his city of predilection, where he returns regularly between tours.