The Orchestre National de Lyon on Tour in the United States
Leonard Slatkin, the internationally renowned conductor and artistic director of the Orchestre National de Lyon brings his orchestra to his homeland for a two-week American tour from 16th February to 1st March. This is the first time that the orchestra will be performing in the United States under his direction.
For these nine concerts, the orchestra will perform works from both classical and contemporary French composers, their performance at Carnegie Hall on 20 February including the American premiere of composer Guillaume Connesson’s latest work and special guests American vocalists Renée Fleming and Thomas Hampson.
See below for the full US tour schedule of the Orchestre National de Lyon.
Saturday 18 February 2017 – 20:00
Jorgensen Auditorium | Storrs, Connecticut
Sunday 19 February 2017 – 15:00
Prudential Hall | Newark, New Jersey
Monday 20 February 2017 – 20:00
Carnegie Hall | New York, New York
Thursday 23 February 2017 – 19:30
Wait Chapel | Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Friday 24 February 2017 – 19:30
Hugh Hodgson Hall | Athens, Georgia
Sunday 26 February 2017 – 20:00
Kravis Center | West Palm Beach, Florida
Monday 27 February 2017 – 19:30
Philips Center | Gainesville, Florida
Wednesday 1 March 2017 – 20:00
Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall | Sarasota, Florida