Opening Night Concert with Ludovic Morlot & Renée Fleming

Be part of the glamour of Opening Night as renowned soprano and Grammy Award winner Renée Fleming joins Music Director Ludovic Morlot and the Symphony.

The festivities continue with the Opening Night Gala! Enjoy dinner and dancing as we kick off an exciting new season. To reserve a Gala package, please call 206.215.4868.

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Dates and Tickets

  • 16 Sep (Sat) 2017 5:00PM
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Doors open

1 hour, 30 minutes prior to performance

Location

S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall

Performers

Ludovic Morlot

Conductor

The French conductor Ludovic Morlot has been Music Director of the Seattle Symphony since 2011. Amongst the many highlights of his tenure, the orchestra has won two Grammy Awards and gave an exhilarating performance at Carnegie Hall in 2014, as reported in the The New York Times: “The performance Mr. Morlot coaxed from his players was rich with shimmering colors and tremulous energy.”

Renée Fleming

Soprano

One of the most beloved and celebrated musical ambassadors of our time, soprano Renée Fleming captivates audiences with her sumptuous voice, consummate artistry, and compelling stage presence. Renée Fleming is a champion of new music, a musical statesman, and multiple award winner for her work.

Seattle Symphony

The Seattle Symphony is one of America’s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history.

Program

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Samuel Barber

Overture to The School for Scandal

Samuel Barber

Knoxville: Summer of 1915

Björk

Virus

Björk

All is Full of Love

Giuseppe Verdi

Overture to La forza del destino

Licinio Refice

Ombra di nube

Francesco Paolo Tosti

Aprile

Arrigo Boito

L'altra notte in fondo al mare

Alfredo Catalani

Ebben? Ne andrò lontana

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