PLAY OF LIGHT: Ravel's L'Enfant

February 7-8, 2020 | Music Hall

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Louis Langrée conducts Ravel’s fantastical story—a staged production that blooms with illustrated animations and imagination.


SAINT-SAËNS: Piano Concerto No. 5, Egyptian
RAVEL: L’Enfant et les sortilèges


Louis Langrée, conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano
Yewon Yoon, coloratura
Raven McMillon, coloratura
Anyeé Farrar, coloratura
Elana Bell, mezzo-soprano
Joyner Horn, mezzo-soprano
Georgia Jacobson, mezzo-soprano
Brenda Iglesias Zarco, mezzo soprano
Victor Cardamone, tenor
Ryan Wolfe, bass
Antonio Cruz, baritone
CCM Chamber Choir, Earl Rivers, director

Grégoire Pont, concept and video
James Bonas, director
Thibault Vancraenenbroeck, set and costumes
Christophe Chaupin, lighting


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Concert Duration

Approximately 2 hours, 5 minutes with 30-minute intermission


This concert is part of Series 2

What's Interesting

  • Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard reprises her Grammy-winning title role as "the child" in L’Enfant.
  • This staged production, a collaboration with the University of Cincinnati's CCM, features animations projected in light on and around the orchestra.
  • Audience favorite Jean-Yves Thibaudet fearlessly accepts Saint-Saëns’ invitation to imaginary adventure.

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By arrangement with Boosey & Hawkes, Inc., Sole Agent in the U.S., Canada and Mexico for Durand S.A. Editions Musicales, publisher and copyright owner.

L’Enfant et les sortilèges is a production of Opéra National de Lyon, in partnership with Auditori de Barcelona.