Tonight is the second in a series of three performances by the Orchestra of the National Conservatory of Music and Dance in Lyon, France featuring Jonathan’s ‘Body Mandala’.
The large symphonic concerts close the Biennale Musiques en Scène. Starting on Thursday 27th March and finishing on Saturday 29th March, the performances take place at the Maison communale de Plainpalais, Genève, the Auditorium MC2 Grenoble and the Théâtre de la Croix-Rousse. The concerts are conducted by Pascal Rophé with Laura Mikkola on piano and vocals by Catherine Jauniaux.
The programme for the concerts is:
Samuel Sighicelli, ‘Troubled Gardens’
Jonathan Harvey, ‘Body Mandala ’
Thomas Adès, ‘In Seven Days’
Heiner Goebbels, ‘Surrogate’
Xavier Garcia, ‘Belzébuth’