Friday, 31_01_2020 8 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 3rd Subscription Concert g4 | Festival »MPHIL 360°« | with Introduction | Save date
Saturday, 01_02_2020 7 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 4th Subscription Concert D | with Introduction | Save date

Anja Harteros & Mariinsky Ballett

Zum Auftakt des diesjährigen Festivals »MPHIL 360°« begrüßen Valery Gergiev und die Münchner Philharmoniker mit Anja Harteros und dem Mariinsky Ballett hochkarätige Gäste auf der Bühne der Philharmonie. Nach Debussys »Prélude à `L'Après-midi d’un Faune´« interpretiert Anja Harteros Alban Bergs »Sieben frühe Lieder«. Nach der Pause entführt uns das Mariinsky Ballett dann ins Paris der 1920er Jahre: Zu erleben ist Maurice Ravels »Daphnis et Chloé« in der Ballettfassung von 1912, getanzt vom legendären St. Petersburger Mariinsky Ballett in einer Neuinszenierung von Vladimir Varnava.

Konzertdauer: ca. 2 ¼ Stunden

Claude Debussy

Claude Debussy, born on August 22nd 1862 in St.-Germain-en-Laye, was first a glowing admirer of Richard Wagner, but soon turned away from the German musical tradition to develop a French national musical idiom. The style he arrived at was called...  more

"Prélude à `L'Après-midi d’un Faune´"

Not until I heard "L'Après-midi d’un Faune" for the first time did I know what music really is. No less an authority than Maurice Ravel was the one who used these words to express his boundless admiration for the work of his friend and colleague...


Alban Berg

Along with Arnold Schönberg and Anton Webern, Viennese composer Alban Berg (born on February 9th 1885 in Vienna) was one of the main proponents of the "new music" before and after the First World War. Instructed in the twelve-tone technique by his...  more

"Sieben frühe Lieder"


Maurice Ravel

Maurice Ravel, born on March 7th 1875 in Ciboure, Basses-Pyrénées, is one of the 20th century composers who worked less as destroyers than as renewers of traditional forms and techniques. His great role model was Mozart, but he likewise had great...  more

"Daphnis et Chloé" (ballet version from 1912)


Valery Gergiev, Conductor

Born in Moscow, Valery Gergiev initially studied conducting under Ilya Musin at the Leningrad Conservatory. While still a student, he won the Herbert von Karajan conducting competition in Berlin. In 1978, aged 24, Valery Gergiev became assistant...  more

Anja Harteros, Soprano

“Soprano of the century”, the “Stradivari of voices” - attributes assigned to the young artist by enthusiastic critics, colleagues and fans of Anja Harteros. The artist herself said in an interview about her approach to the roles she plays: “To...  more

Mariinsky Ballet

Philharmonischer Chor München, Chorus Master: Andreas Herrmann

The Philharmonic Chorus of Munich is one of the leading large scale concert choruses in Germany and partner chorus of the Munich Philharmonic. Its repertoire ranges throughout the choral music of every period, from early polyphonic works all the way...  more