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Nicholas Stovall, NSO principal oboe, explains why he's excited to be a part of Ravel's "Le Tombeau de Couperin" in the Concert Hall.
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Emil de Cou disusses Ravel
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- Washington Performing Arts Society: Benjamin Grosvenor, piano 4/29/2014 7:30 PM
China National Centre for the Performing Arts Orchestra with Yuja Wang
11/3/2014 7:30 PM
Provocative piano prodigy Yuja Wang brings her "practically superhuman keyboard technique" (San Francisco Chronicle) to Ravel's Piano Concerto on a program from Beijing's China NCPA Orchestra.
The Kennedy Center Chamber Players: Works by Bartók, Ravel, Bowen, & Arensky
1/11/2015 2:00 PM
The acclaimed ensemble of NSO musicians plays a selection for Bartók's Duos for Two Violins, plus Ravel's Sonata for Violin and Cello, Bowen's Fantasia for Four Violas, and Arensky's Quartet for Violin, Viola, and Two Cellos.
National Symphony Orchestra: Matthias Pintscher, conductor: Karen Gomyo, violin, plays Pintscher's Mar'eh / Works by Fauré & Ravel
2/19/2015 - 2/21/2015
Matthias Pintscher conducts his U.S. premiere violin concerto featuring "first-rate" (Chicago Tribune) Karen Gomyo, Fauré's Pelléas et Mélisande Suite, and Ravel's complete Daphnis et Chloé.
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National Symphony Orchestra: Iberian Suite: Christoph Eschenbach, conductor: Four French Composers Inspired by Spain
3/12/2015 - 3/14/2015
Iberian culture's impact on France is explored through Ravel's Boléro, Charbrier's España, Debussy's Ibéria, and Lalo's Symphonie espagnole featuring violinist Leticia Muñoz Moreno's NSO debut.
Fortas Chamber Music Concerts: Emerson String Quartet
3/26/2015 7:30 PM
The eight-time Grammy Award-winning ensemble returns with a program that features three works by Purcell, two Fantasias and his stately Chacony arranged by Britten; Beethoven's stirring "Harp" Quartet; and Ravel's beautiful String Quartet.
National Symphony Orchestra: Leonidas Kavakos, conductor & violin: Works by J.S. Bach, Mussorgsky, & Sibelius
5/14/2015 - 5/16/2015
Leonidas Kavakos takes the podium for Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, orchestrated by Ravel, and Sibelius's Pelléas and Mélisande. He also showcases his solo talents in J.S. Bach's Violin Concerto No. 1.
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