New World Symphony: Maurice Ravel’ Musical Journey with conductor Stéphane Denève

Sat Apr 14, 2018

French music authority and Music Director-Designate of the St. Louis Symphony, Stéphane Denève makes his anticipated return to lead an in-depth exploration of the music of Maurice Ravel, one of the most extraordinary composers of the 20th century. Discover Ravel’s rich body of work in a three-part event that highlights his style and influences, from childlike charm to American jazz to glittering exoticism.

Writer and director Didi Balle brings the life of Ravel center stage with actor Scott Lowell (from Showtime’s hit series Queer as Folk) portraying the famous composer, vibrant projections and special lighting in NWS’s most theatrical Journey Concert yet!

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Didi Balle, playwright/stage director
Scott Lowell, actor
Kelley O’Connor, mezzo-soprano
Kara Dugan, mezzo-soprano
Aaron Crouch, tenor
Kyu Yeon Kim, piano
Clyde Scott, projection designer
Shaun Wright, projection designer
Luke Kritzeck, lighting designer

New World Center

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