Three Studies from Couperin - 2006

Chamber Orchestra

Commissioned by Basel Chamber Orchestra, kindly supported by the Ernst-Siemens-Musikstiftung and the Paul Sacher-Foundation

Instrumentation

2(I=afl.II=bfl).0.1.1 ? 2.1.0.0 ? perc(1): bass mar/2 small metal bars or anvils (encl

Programme Notes

Thomas Ad

Upcoming Performances

  • September 14 2019
    Opera de Toulon, Toulon, France
    Opera Toulon
  • May 18 2020
    Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London, United Kingdom
    English Chamber Orchestra, Xian Zhang

Past Performances

  • April 21 2006
    Martinskirche, Basel, Switzerland
    Kammerorchester Basel
  • April 22 2007
    'Traced Overhead', Barbican Hall, London, United Kingdom
    Anthony Marwood, Chamber Orchestra of Europe
  • June 21 & 23 2007
    Aldeburgh Festival, Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk, United Kingdom
    Northern Sinfonia
  • June 26 2007
    Aldeburgh Festival, Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk, United Kingdom
    Northern Sinfonia
  • September 10 2007
    tbc, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
    Hertfordshire Chamber Orchestra
  • February 3 2008
    Carnegie Hall, New York, USA
    Orchestra of St. Luke's, Xian Zhang
  • May 21 2008
    Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, USA
  • January 16 2009
    Theatre Roger-Barat, Herblay, France
    Jean-Luc Tingaud, Orchestre OstinatO
  • January 17 2009
    Auditorium Coeur de Ville, Vincennes, France
    Jean-Luc Tingaud, Orchestre OstinatO
  • February 12 2009
    Konserthuset, Gävle, Sweden
    Gävle Symphonieorkester, Mats Rondin
  • January 15 2010
    L'Hermine, Sarzeau, France
    Arie van Beek, Orchestre de Bretagne
  • February 19-21 2010
    Uihlein Hall, Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Milwaukee, USA
    Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Nicholas McGegan
  • April 2-3 2010
    Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, St Paul, USA
    Saint Paul CO, Donata Cabrera
  • October 12 2010
    Australian National Academy of Music, Melbourne, Australia
    Australian National Academy of Music
  • October 15 2010
    Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom
    cond. Barry Wordsworth, The Royal Ballet, ch. Kim Brandstrup
  • October 16, 18, 22, 28 & 30 2010
    Royal Opera House, London, United Kingdom
    Barry Wordsworth, The Royal Ballet, chor. Kim Brandstrup
  • November 12 2010
    Sanders Theatre, Cambridge, USA
    Discovery Ensemble, Courtney Lewis
  • March 15 2011
    Théâtre et Auditorium de Poitiers, Poitiers, France
    Arie van Beek, Orchestre Poitou-Charentes
  • June 8 2011
    BBC Radio 3, , United Kingdom
    Chamber Orchestra of Europe
  • December 10 2011
    Alex Theatre, Los Angeles, USA
    Jeffrey Kahane, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
  • January 19 2012
    Gulbenkian Grand Auditorium, Lisbon, Portugal
    Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Leila Josefowicz
  • February 11 2012
    Opera de Dijon, Dijon, France
    Thomas Adès (Conductor), Pekka Kuusisto (Violin), Britten Sinfonia
  • February 20 2012
    West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Thomas Adès (Conductor), Pekka Kuusisto (Violin), Britten Sinfonia
  • February 22 2012
    Alice Tully Hall, New York, USA
    Thomas Adès (Conductor), Pekka Kuusisto (Violin), Britten Sinfonia
  • February 25 2012
    Theatre Royal, Norwich, United Kingdom
    Thomas Adès (Conductor), Pekka Kuusisto (Violin), Britten Sinfonia
  • February 27 2012
    Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, United Kingdom
    Thomas Adès (Conductor), Pekka Kuusisto (Violin), Britten Sinfonia
  • February 28 2012
    National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland
    Thomas Adès (Conductor), Pekka Kuusisto (Violin), Britten Sinfonia
  • March 1 & 3 2012
    Alys Stephens Center, Birmingham, USA
    Alabama Symphony Orchestra, Justin Brown
  • March 4 2012
    Cadogan Hall, London, United Kingdom
    Mark Simpson, QK Orchestra
  • May 10 2012
    NorrlandsOperan, Umeå, Sweden
    Anthony Marwood (Violin), Rumon Gamba, Symphony Orchestra of NorrlandsOpera
  • September 7 2012
    Martin Theatre, Highland Park, USA
    The Knights, Eric Jacobsen
  • November 9 2012
    Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham, USA
    Alabama Symphony Orchestra, Justin Brown
  • March 9 2013
    Paine Hall, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
    Lucien Werner, Harvard Bach Society Orchestra
  • March 11 2013
    Roundhouse, London, United Kingdom
    BBC Concert Orchestra, Charles Hazlewood
  • April 5 2013
    Högskolan för Scen och Musik, Göteborgs Universitet, Göteborg, Sweden
    Andrew Manze, University of Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
  • April 6 2013
    Konserthuset, Vara, Sweden
    Andrew Manze, University of Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
  • April 11 2013
    NRK Store Studio, Oslo, Norway
    Andrew Manze, Norwegian Radio Orchestra
  • May 3 2013
    Maison de la Culture d'Amiens, Scène nationale, Amiens, France
    Orchestre de Picardie
  • May 4 2013
    La Faïencerie-Théâtre, Creil, France
    Orchestre de Picardie
  • May 30 2013
    Auckland Town Hall, Auckland, New Zealand
    Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, Garry Walker
  • October 3 2013
    Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, USA
    Pablo Heras-Casado, San Francisco Symphony, Members of the San Francisco Symphony, John Barry (baritone)
  • October 4-6 2013
    Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, USA
    Pablo Heras-Casado, San Francisco Symphony, San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
  • January 17-19 2014
    Boettcher Concert Hall, Denver, USA
    Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Jeffrey Kahane, Jan Lisiecki
  • March 26 2014
    Ohio Theatre, Columbus, USA
    Rossen Milanov, Columbus Symphony Orchestra
  • April 3 2014
    Conservatorio Statale di Musica 'C. Pollini', Padua, Italy
    Nicholas Collon, Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto
  • June 20 & 27 2014
    St George's Church, Bloomsbury, London, United Kingdom
    Aldwych Sinfonia
  • July 25 2014
    Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
    Bernard Haitink, Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • November 13-15 2014
    Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Costa Mesa, USA
    Rossen Milanov, Pacific Symphony Orchestra
  • December 4 2014
    De Geerhallen, Louis de Geer Konsert & Kongress, Norrkoping, Sweden
    Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, Michael Francis, Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Örebro
  • February 27 2015
    Straz Center for the Performing Arts, Tampa, USA
    The Florida Orchestra, Joshua Weilerstein
  • February 28 2015
    Mahaffey Theater, St Petersburg, USA
    The Florida Orchestra, Joshua Weilerstein
  • March 1 2015
    Ruth Eckerd Hall, Richard B. Baumgardner Center, Clearwater, USA
    The Florida Orchestra, Joshua Weilerstein
  • April 23 2015
    Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
    Bernard Haitink, Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • April 23 2015
    Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
    Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano), Boston Symphony Orchestra, Bernard Haitink (Conductor)
  • April 24 2015
    Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
    Bernard Haitink, Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • April 24 2015
    Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
    Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano), Boston Symphony Orchestra, Bernard Haitink (Conductor)
  • April 25 2015
    Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
    Bernard Haitink, Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • April 25 2015
    Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
    Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano), Boston Symphony Orchestra, Bernard Haitink (Conductor)
  • April 28 2015
    Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
    Bernard Haitink, Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • April 28 2015
    Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, USA
    Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano), Boston Symphony Orchestra, Bernard Haitink (Conductor)
  • May 8 2015
    Ulster Hall, Belfast, United Kingdom
    Ulster Orchestra, Jamie Phillips
  • May 14-15 2015
    Jacoby Symphony Hall, Jacksonville, USA
    Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra, Courtney Lewis
  • May 15-16 2015
    Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, St Paul, USA
    Thomas Zehetmair, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
  • October 31, November 2 2015
    Het Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Nederlands Philharmonisch Orkest, Joshua Weilerstein
  • February 2 2016
    BBC Radio 3, , United Kingdom
    Pablo Heras-Casado, San Francisco Symphony
  • February 24-25 2016
    BBC Radio 3, , United Kingdom
    Anthony Marwood, Chamber Orchestra of Europe
  • March 9 2016
    Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory, Boston, USA
    Jeffrey Kahane, New England Conservatory
  • April 14 2016
    Teatro Jovellanos, Gijon, Spain
    Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias, Lorenzo Viotti
  • April 15 2016
    Auditorio Principe Felipe, Oviedo, Spain
    Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias, Lorenzo Viotti
  • August 5 2016
    Internationale Stiftung Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria
  • November 6 2016
    Salle Métropole, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Orchestre de Chambre Lausanne, Case Scaglione
  • November 6 2016
    Macky Auditorium, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA
    Boulder Philharmonic, Michael Butterman
  • November 11 2016
    The Church of St. Joseph, New York City, USA
    New York University Symphony Orchestra, Guillaume Pirard
  • January 20 2017
    Tapiola Hall, Espoo Cultural Centre, Espoo, Finland
    Tapiola Sinfonietta, Lilli Paasikivi, Janne Nisonen
  • February 4 2017
    Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, St Paul, USA
    Tito Munoz, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
  • February 11-12 2017
    Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, Spokane, USA
    Morihiko Nakahara, Spokane Symphony
  • March 4 2017
    South Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne, Australia
    Nicholas Carter, Australian National Academy of Music Orchestra
  • March 4 2017
    Australian National Academy of Music, Melbourne, Australia
    Australian National Academy of Music
  • March 11 2017
    RiverView Theatre, Shreveport, USA
    Michael Butterman, Shreveport SO
  • March 24 & 26 2017
    Caruth Auditorium, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, USA
    Paul Phillips, Southern Methodist University
  • April 27 2017
    Peel Hall, University of Salford, Salford, United Kingdom
    BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Michael Seal
  • May 20 2017
    Schrott Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, USA
    Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra, Matthew Kraemer
  • July 14 2017
    Seiji Ozawa Hall, Lenox, USA
    Andris Nelsons, Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • September 29 2017
    Concert Hall, Music Centre, Helsinki, Finland
    Edward Gardner, Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • October 15 & 19 2017
    Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, London, United Kingdom
    Bernard Haitink, London Symphony Orchestra
  • November 13 2017
    Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, New York City, USA
    Juilliard School
  • January 5 2018
    St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Tucson, USA
    Jessica Cottis, Tucson Symphony Orchestra
  • January 6-7 2018
    Catalina Foothills High School, Tucson, USA
    Jessica Cottis, Tucson Symphony Orchestra
  • January 12 2018
    Valley Performing Arts Center, Northridge, USA
    Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Jaime Martin
  • January 19-20 2018
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts, Amarillo, USA
    Jacomo Barios, Amarillo Symphony
  • February 2-3 2018
    Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall, Hong Kong, China
    Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Nicholas Carter
  • February 24 2018
    Chapin Hall, Williams College, Williamstown, USA
    Chamber Orchestra of Williams, Leonard Bopp
  • February 26 2018
    Kimball Theatre, Williamsburg, USA
    Williamsburg Symphonia, Janna Hymes
  • April 13-14 2018
    Centre in the Square, Kitchener, Canada
    Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony, Case Scaglione
  • April 16 2018
    BBC Radio 3, , United Kingdom
    BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Michael Seal
  • April 25-26 2018
    Taulumäki Kirkko, Jyväskylä, Finland
    Jyvaskyla Sinfonia, Ville Matvejeff
  • April 27 2018
    Grosser Saal, Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany
    Alan Gilbert, Berliner Philharmoniker
  • May 26 2018
    Het Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Britten Sinfonia, Steven Isserlis
  • September 23 2018
    Salle Métropole, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Jonathan Bloxham, Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
  • November 1-2 2018
    Grosser Sendesaal des Hessischen Rundfunks, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    François Leleux, Hessischer Rundfunk
  • December 20 2018
    Funkhaus Wallrafplatz, Cologne, Germany
    WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Clemens Schuldt
  • February 8 2019
    Filharmonia Szczecińska, Szczecin, Poland
    The Knights, Eric Jacobsen
  • February 10 2019
    Konzerthaus, Berlin, Germany
    The Knights, Eric Jacobsen
  • February 11 2019
    Rudolf-Oetker-Halle, Bielefeld, Germany
    The Knights, Eric Jacobsen
  • February 12 2019
    Tonhalle Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
    The Knights, Eric Jacobsen
  • February 13 2019
    Stadthalle, Heidelberg, Germany
    The Knights, Eric Jacobsen
  • February 16 2019
    NDR Grosser Sendesaal, Hannover, Germany
    The Knights, Eric Jacobsen
  • February 17 2019
    Staatstheater, Darmstadt, Germany
    The Knights, Eric Jacobsen
  • February 19-20 2019
    Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg, Germany
    The Knights, Eric Jacobsen
  • February 25 2019
    St. Johann Konzertkirche, Schaffhausen, Switzerland
    The Knights, Eric Jacobsen
  • March 30-31 2019
    Tonhalle Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
    Alan Gilbert, Tonhalle Orchestra
  • April 5-6 2019
    Powell Hall, St Louis, USA
    St Louis Symphony Orchestra, Gemma New
  • April 6 2019
    Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, United Kingdom
    BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Clemens Schuldt
  • April 7 2019
    Powell Hall, St Louis, USA
    St Louis Symphony Orchestra, Gemma New
  • June 4 2019
    BBC Radio 3, , United Kingdom
    BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Britten Sinfonia, Steven Isserlis, Augustin Hadelich, Clemens Schuldt
  • July 16 2019
    BBC Radio 3, , United Kingdom
    Alan Gilbert, Tonhalle Orchestra

© Thomas Adès 2014