PLAY OF LIGHT: Ravel's Enchantment

February 7-8, 2020 | Music Hall

Louis Langrée conducts Ravel’s fantastical story—a fully 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
Grégoire Pont, concept and video
James Bonas, director
Thibault Vancraenenbroeck, set and costumes
Christophe Chaupin, lighting
CCM Chamber Choir, Earl Rivers, director


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Concert Duration

About 1 hour, 55 minutes with 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 fully 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.