#Music

Concert - "Lulu Van Trapp"
Thursday 15 December 2022, at 6.30 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
Thursday Live Session with Lulu Van Trapp
Thursday 15 December 2022, at 6:30 pm
10, avenue Princesse Grace
Concert - "Piotr Anderszewski Recital"
Saturday 17 December 2022, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Piotr Anderszewski Recital" with Piotr Anderszewski (piano). Music by Bach and Beethoven.
Saturday 17 December 2022, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Spiritual Concert - " Christmas in Monaco"
Sunday 18 December 2022, at 6 pm, Monaco Cathedral
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Christmas in Monaco" with Peter Szüts and Pierre Debat (conducting), the Musicians of the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Petits Chanteurs de Monaco. Music by Mozart, Handel, and traditional Christmas songs.
Sunday 18 December 2022, at 6 pm
4, rue Colonel Bellando de Castro
Concert for a Young Audience - "The Nutcracker"
Wednesday 4 January 2023, at 3 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "The Nutcracker" with Julie Depardieu (narrator), Katerina Barsukova (sand artist), Anne Maugue (flute), Jean-Marc Jourdin (oboe), Véronique Audard (clarinet), Franck Lavogez (bassoon), Didier Favre (horn), Sophia Steckeler (harp). Music by Tchaikovsky.
Wednesday 4 January 2023, at 3 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert - "F-P. Zimmermann/M. Helmchen Recital"
Sunday 8 January 2023, at 6 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "F-P. Zimmermann/M. Helmchen Recital" with Frank Peter Zimmermann (violin) and Martin Helmchen (piano). Music by Brahms and Bartók.
Sunday 8 January 2023, at 6 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Happy Hour Musical - "Voyage to Vienna"
Tuesday 10 January 2023, at 6.30 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Voyage to Vienna" with Sibylle Duchesne (violin), Mitchell Huang (violin), Thomas Bouzy (viola), Caroline Roeland (cello), Raphaëlle Truchot-Barraya (flute), Slava Guerchovitch (piano), Véronique Audard (clarinet). Music by Mahler, Strauss, and Korngold.
Tuesday 10 January 2023, at 6:30 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "A Fleeting Paradise"
Saturday 21 January 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "A Fleeting Paradise" with Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (conductor), and Thierry Amadi (cello). Music by Mieczysław Weinberg, concerto for cello, and Serge Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet (extracts from the Suites).¶
Saturday 21 January 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Chamber Music Concert - "Mozart in Monaco"
Friday 27 January 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Mozart in Monaco" with David Bismuth (piano), Liza Kerob (violin), Federico Andres Hood (viola), Thierry Amadi (cello). Music by Beethoven and Mozart.
Friday 27 January 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "Mozart in Monaco"
Sunday 29 January 2023, at 6 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Mozart in Monaco" with Kazuki Yamada (conductor), Lucas & Arthur Jussen (pianos), Liza Kerob & Ilyoung Chae (violins). Music by Mozart.
Sunday 29 January 2023, at 6 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Musical Happy Hour - "Mozart in Monaco"
Tuesday 31 January 2023, at 6.30 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Mozart in Monaco" with Matthieu Bloch (oboe), Martin Lefèvre (oboe), Marie-B. Barrière-Bilote and Diana Sampaio (clarinets), Arthur Menrath and Michel Mugot (bassoons), Patrick Peignier and David Pauvert (horns), Matthias Bensmana (double bass). Music by Mozart.
Tuesday 31 January 2023, at 6:30 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "Mozart in Monaco"
Friday 3 February 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Mozart in Monaco" with Bernard Labadie (conductor), Xavier de Maistre (harp). Music by Mozart.
Friday 3 February 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Chamber Music Concert - "Mozart in Monaco"
Sunday 5 February 2023, at 3 pm, Opéra de Monte-Carlo - Salle Garnier
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Mozart in Monaco" with Fatma Saïd (soprano), Martin Helmchen (piano), Antje Weithaas (violin), Marie-Elisabeth Hecker (cello), Marie-B. Barrière-Bilote (clarinet). Music by Mozart and Schubert.
Sunday 5 February 2023, at 3 pm
Salle Garnier de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo
Place du Casino
Concert for a Young Audience - "The Orchestra, Seek and Find Around the World"
Wednesday 8 February 2023, at 3 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "The Orchestra, Seek and Find Around the World" with Fiona Monbet (conductor), Chloé Perarnau (illustrator), Margot Alexandre (actor). Music by Rachel Leach & the London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Wednesday 8 February 2023, at 3 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert - "Récital Christian Zacharias"
Sunday 12 February 2023, at 6 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Christian Zacharias Recital" with Christian Zacharias (piano). Music includes pieces by Tchaikovsky and Schubert.
Sunday 12 February 2023, at 6 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert - "András Schiff Recital"
Friday 24 February 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "András Schiff recital" with András Schiff (piano).
Friday 24 February 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Musical Happy Hour - Chamber Music
Tuesday 28 February 2023, at 6.30 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Chamber Music" with Malcy Gouget (flute), Martin Lefèvre (oboe), Véronique Audard (clarinet), Pascal Agogué (clarinet and bass clarinet), Frédéric Chasline (bassoon), Laurent Beth (horn). Music by Farkas, Britten, Ligeti, and Janáček.
Tuesday 28 February 2023, at 6:30 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert for a Young Audience - "Terre de Joie"
Wednesday 1 March 2023, at 3 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Terre de Joie" with Kazuki Yamada (conductor), Sandra Meunier (actor), Samuel Tupin (music), Emma Chedid (scenography), Lyna (illustrations).
Wednesday 1 March 2023, at 3 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert - "D. Lozakovich/D. Fray Recital"
Sunday 5 March 2023, at 6 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "D. Lozakovich/D. Fray Recital" with Daniel Lozakovich (violin) and David Fray (piano). Music by Bach.
Sunday 5 March 2023, at 6 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "Spring Arts"
Wednesday 8 March 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: Opening this 2023 edition, Clapping Music by Steve Reich invites us to explore every possible musical avenue. The rest of the programme showcases works by César Franck and Anton Bruckner, two organists and masters of sacred music who successfully ventured into other areas, from fantastic poetry to monumental symphonic art.
Wednesday 8 March 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "Spring Arts"
Friday 31 March 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: Leading the Monte-Philharmonic Orchestra, Case Scaglione presents and contrasts two iconic works in the history of American music: The Unanswered Question by Charles Ives, and a fresco that might be the response to the former's call, namely Symphony No. 3 by Aaron Copland. Between these monumental pieces, François Meïmoun revisits the myth of Antigone in a creation for narrator and orchestra, with Laurent Stocker lending his voice.
Friday 31 March 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert - "Grigory Sokolov Recital"
Wednesday 5 April 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Grigory Sokolov Recital" with Grigory Sokolov (piano).
Wednesday 5 April 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "The Heart of Romanticism"
Sunday 9 April 2023, at 6 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "The Heart of Romanticism" with Christian Zacharias (conducting and piano). Music by Brahms and Schumann.
Sunday 9 April 2023, at 6 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Musical Happy Hour - Chamber Music
Tuesday 11 April 2023, at 6.30 pm, Maison de France
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Chamber Music" with Sibylle Duchesne (violin), Gian-Battista Ermacora (violin), François Méreaux (viola), Thibault Leroy (cello), Sophia Steckeler (harp). Music by Debussy, Caplet, and Chausson.
Tuesday 11 April 2023, at 6:30 pm
Maison de France
42, rue Grimaldi
Symphonic Concert - "From One Dream To Another"
Saturday 15 April 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "From One Dream To Another" with Kazuki Yamada (conductor), Momo Kodama (piano). Music by Gounod, Fauré, and Debussy.
Saturday 15 April 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert for a Young Audience - "The Odyssey"
Sunday 16 April 2023, at 3 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "The Odyssey" with Paul Lay (piano), Macha Makeïeff (narrator and writer), Donald Kontomanou (drums), Mátyás Szandai (double bass).
Sunday 16 April 2023, at 3 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "From Baroque to Romanticism"
Sunday 30 April 2023, at 3 pm, Opéra de Monte-Carlo - Salle Garnier
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "From Baroque to Romanticism" with Giovanni Antonini (conductor), Kristian Bezuidenhout (piano). Music by Haydn, Gluck, Mozart, and Beethoven.
Sunday 30 April 2023, at 3 pm
Salle Garnier de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo
Place du Casino
Concert - "Nelson Goerner Recital"
Friday 5 May 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Nelson Goerner Recital" with Nelson Goerner (piano). Music by Chopin and Liszt.
Friday 5 May 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "Of Blood and Gold
Sunday 7 May 2023, at 6 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Of Blood and Gold" with Alondra de la Parra (conductor), Yamandu Costa (guitar). Music by Chávez, Revueltas, Rodrigo, Mancayo, and De Falla.
Sunday 7 May 2023, at 6 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "Pride and Dignity"
Friday 12 May 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Pride and Dignity" with Cornelius Meister (conductor), Frank Peter Zimmermann (violin). Music by Elgar and Dvořák.
Friday 12 May 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Cinée-concert - "2001: A Space Odyssey"
Sunday 21 May 2023, at 6 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
Monte-Carlo Philiharmonic Orchestra 22/23 season, under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "2001: A Space Odyssey by Stanley Kubrick (1968)" with Pieter-Jelle de Boer (director), Vox Clamantis (choir), Jaan-Eik Tulve (choirmaster). In collaboration with Warner Bros. Classics, the Southbank Centre London, and the British Film Institute.
Sunday 21 May 2023, at 6 pm
10, avenue Princesse Grace
Musical Happy Hour - Chamber Music
Wednesday 31 May 2023, at 6.30 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Chamber Music" with Ilyoung Chae (violin), Adela Urcan (violin), Federico Andres Hood (viola). Music by Taneyev, Kodály, and Dvořák.
Wednesday 31 May 2023, at 6:30 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "Carmina Burana"
Sunday 4 June 2023, at 6 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Carmina Burana" with Kazuki Yamada (conductor), Charles Richard-Hamelin (piano), Mari Eriksmoen (soprano), Matthias Rexroth (countertenor), Adrian Eröd (baritone), CBSO Chorus (Simon Halsey, choirmaster). Music by Strauss and Orff.
Sunday 4 June 2023, at 6 pm
10, avenue Princesse Grace
Symphonic Concert - "Monumental"
Sunday 11 June 2023, at 6 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Monumental" with Juraj Valčuha (conductor), Sergey Khachatryan (violin). Music by Beethoven and Shostakovich.
Sunday 11 June 2023, at 6 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Musical Happy Hour - "Les Vents du sud"
Thursday 15 June 2023, at 6.30 pm, Maison de France
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Les Vents du sud" with Raphaëlle Truchot Barraya (flute), Marie B. Barrière Bilote (clarinet), Matthieu Bloch (oboe), Arthur Menrath (bassoon) and Patrick Peignier (horn). Music by Onslow, Poulenc, and Debussy.
Thursday 15 June 2023, at 6:30 pm
Maison de France
42, rue Grimaldi
Concert - "Chamber Music"
Friday 23 June 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Chamber Music" with Renaud Capuçon (violin), Trio Zeliha: Manon Galy, Maxime Quennesson and Jorge González Buajasán (violin, cello, and piano), and Violaine Despeyroux (viola). Music includes pieces by Fauré, Franck, and Ravel.
Friday 23 June 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Symphonic Concert - "Poetry and Lyricism"
Sunday 25 June 2023, at 6 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, 22/23 season under the Presidency of H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover - "Poetry and Lyricism" with Josep Pons (conductor), Renaud Capuçon (violin). Music by Bizet, Chausson, Ysaÿe, Debussy, and Ravel.
Sunday 25 June 2023, at 6 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert at the Prince's Palace
Sunday 16 July 2023, at 9.30 pm, Palais Princier - Cour d'Honneur
Symphonic concert by the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Sunday 16 July 2023, at 9:30 pm
Prince's Palace - Cour d'Honneur
Palais Princier Place du Palais
Concert at the Prince's Palace
Thursday 20 July 2023, at 9.30 pm, Palais Princier - Cour d'Honneur
Symphonic concert by the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Thursday 20 July 2023, at 9:30 pm
Prince's Palace - Cour d'Honneur
Palais Princier Place du Palais
Concert at the Prince's Palace
Sunday 23 July 2023, at 9.30 pm, Palais Princier - Cour d'Honneur
Symphonic concert by the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Sunday 23 July 2023, at 9:30 pm
Prince's Palace - Cour d'Honneur
Palais Princier Place du Palais
Concert at the Prince's Palace
Sunday 30 July 2023, at 9.30 pm, Palais Princier - Cour d'Honneur
Symphonic concert by the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Sunday 30 July 2023, at 9:30 pm
Prince's Palace - Cour d'Honneur
Palais Princier Place du Palais
Concert at the Prince's Palace
Thursday 3 August 2023, at 9.30 pm, Palais Princier - Cour d'Honneur
Symphonic concert by the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Thursday 3 August 2023, at 9:30 pm
Prince's Palace - Cour d'Honneur
Palais Princier Place du Palais
Concert at the Prince's Palace
Sunday 6 August 2023, at 9.30 pm, Palais Princier - Cour d'Honneur
Symphonic concert by the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Sunday 6 August 2023, at 9:30 pm
Prince's Palace - Cour d'Honneur
Palais Princier Place du Palais
Exposition - MONACO ON STAGE - 100 ans de concerts à Monaco
From Saturday 15 October to Saturday 31 December 2022, from 1 PM to 7 PM, Salle d'Exposition du Quai Antoine Ier
A special bond has existed between Monaco and music for almost a century. The Principality has hosted many renowned and illustrious artists such as Joséphine Baker, Charles Aznavour, Lady Gaga, Prince… and many more. All have performed on the legendary stages of Monaco.
From Saturday 15 October to Saturday 31 December 2022, from 1 pm to 7 pm
Salle d'Exposition du Quai Antoine Ier
4, quai Antoine Ier
Concert - "Les Petits Chanteurs de Monaco"
Friday 23 June 2023, Monaco Cathedral
A few days before they leave for New York to begin their 12th US tour, "Les Petits Chanteurs" will be performing the music from their tour in the Principality. They will also pay tribute to their Founder, HSH Prince Rainier III, to mark the 100th anniversary of his birth.
Concert - "Le Messie de Haendel"
Saturday 10 December 2022, at 7 PM, St Paul's Anglican Church
The concert will be conducted by Errol Girdlestone, with soloists Elenor Bowers-Jolley (soprano), Fleur Barron (mezzo-soprano), Gavan Ring (tenor) et Simon Bailey (bass), and the Ristretto Chamber Choir and Orchestra. First performed in 1742, the Messiah (HWV 56) is an oratorio for choir, soloists and orchestra that remains one of the greatest musical masterpieces of all times. The work contains many well-known arias, breath-taking choruses, and conveys an emotional intensity that still thrills us to this day, more than 250 years after the composer's death. This annual concert, renowned in the region, is one of the essential dates in the calendar of the Principality in the weeks leading up to Christmas.
Saturday 10 December 2022, at 7 pm
St Paul's Anglican Church
22, avenue de Grande Bretagne
Concert - "Surge Propera"
Friday 16 December 2022, at 8 pm, Monaco Cathedral
Works by Lassus, Tallis, Byrd, Palestrina, and others, performed by La Chambre, conducted by Jean-Sébastien Beauvais. Organised by the Department of Cultural Affairs in collaboration with the Diocese of Monaco.
Friday 16 December 2022, at 8 pm
4, rue Colonel Bellando de Castro
Concert - "Michel Dalberto"
Thursday 9 March 2023, at 8 pm, Musée Océanographique de Monaco
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: In this recital devoted entirely to Franz Schubert, Michel Dalberto explores the composer’s pianistic art in all its diversity, from his first opuses to his last sonata, from his lilting motifs, inspired from the lieder, to the frenzy of Viennese dances.
Concert - "Surrealist European and American Cinema"
Friday 10 March 2023, at 8 pm, Théâtre des Variétés
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: This singular cine-concert follows in the steps of the French surrealists and ventures across the Atlantic with the pioneers of experimental animation. It is accompanied by the zany instrumentarium of Quatuor Énéide, between written contemporary music and joyful generative improvisations.
Friday 10 March 2023, at 8 pm
Theatre Variétés
1, boulevard Albert Ier
Concert - "Edwin Crossley-Mercer & Michel Dalberto"
Saturday 11 March 2023, at 8 pm, One Monte-Carlo
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: Baritone Edwin Crossley-Mercer and pianist Michel Dalberto confront a selection of great Schubert lieder (Erlkönig, Schwanengesang, etc.) with emblematic works from the golden age of French melody, including Gabriel Fauré’s famous cycle La Bonne Chanson.
Saturday 11 March 2023, at 8 pm
Allées des boulingrins
Concert - "accentus, Insula orchestra, Laurence Equilbey, Frank Markowitsch"
Sunday 12 March 2023, at 3 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: Conducted by Laurence Equilbey, Insula orchestra, the accentus choir and a quartet of top class soloists bring together the sacred and the secular art of the master of Leipzig, Felix Mendelssohn, with extracts from his unfinished oratorio Christus, and Die erste Walpurgisnacht, based on a poem by Goethe.
Sunday 12 March 2023, at 3 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert - "Thomas Ospital"
Thursday 16 March 2023, at 8 pm, Eglise Saint-Charles
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: Resident organist at Saint-Eustatius Church in Paris, Thomas Ospital performs a poignant recital of pieces that were among the last works to be written by their respective composers: Viennese master Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the Pater Seraphicus César Franck, and the tragic genius, Julius Reubke.
Thursday 16 March 2023, at 8 pm
10, avenue Saint-Charles
Concert - "Trio Bernold"
Friday 17 March 2023, at 8 pm, Musée Océanographique de Monaco
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: The Trio Bernold performs a light-hearted concert based on the Children’s Corner, written by Debussy for his daughter Chouchou and the játékok ("games" in Hungarian) by György Kurtág, miniature musical pieces full of spirit. Meanwhile, the sonatas of Bach and Debussy are dotted with other fancies of composition, with an eye on the past...
Concert - "La Diane Française, Stéphanie-Marie Degand"
Saturday 18 March 2023, at 8 pm, Musée Océanographique de Monaco
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: La Diane française and its violinist-conductor Stéphanie-Marie Degand return to the baroque era of the birth of the orchestra and the violin concerto, mixing the French taste, its sonorous power and massive effects, with the innovative and spectacular Italian virtuosity.
Concert - "Aurélien Pascal, Denis Pascal"
Sunday 19 March 2023, at 3 pm, One Monte-Carlo
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: Denis and Aurélien Pascal, father and son, perform Gabriel Fauré's works for cello and piano, from his short "genre pieces" to the great sonatas that he wrote towards the end of his life. They will also perform three iconic Nocturnes from the evolution of the composer's art.
Sunday 19 March 2023, at 3 pm
Allées des boulingrins
Concert - "Carte Blanche for Conservatoires"
Wednesday 22 March 2023, at 3 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: Concert of Conservatoires. The stage is open to young musicians from the Rainier III Academy of Monaco and music schools across the region.
Wednesday 22 March 2023, at 3 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert - "Educational pieces for non-musical children, quartet and electronics"
Wednesday 22 March 2023, at 7 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: Fabrice Jünger’s creation for educational purposes, Remember, combines a quartet of professional musicians with primary and secondary school classes. Poetry and music, instrumental writing and electronic diffusion respond to each other, to make us better listen to the world around us.
Wednesday 22 March 2023, at 7 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert - "Reading of poems by Anna Akhmatova"
Thursday 23 March 2023, at 8 pm, Hauser & Wirth Gallery
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: In a double recital punctuated by readings of Anna Akhmatova’s poems by Jean-Yves Clément, Varduhi Yeritsyan presents the complete Ten Piano Sonatas by Alexander Scriabin, a vast journey leading to the exalted climax of the Tenth Sonata.
Thursday 23 March 2023, at 8 pm
Hauser & Wirth Gallery
One Monte-Carlo
Concert - "Nicolas Hodges, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Eva Ollikainen"
Friday 24 March 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: This year’s special guests, the BBC Symphony Orchestra and conductor Eva Ollikainen, combine Samuel Barber’s First Symphony with its model, Jean Sibelius’ Symphony No. 7. Piano soloist Nicolas Hodges performs a suite by Betsy Jolas with a retrospective feel.
Friday 24 March 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II
Concert - "Jory Vinikour"
Saturday 25 March 2023, at 3 pm, One Monte-Carlo
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: The famous American harpsichordist Jory Vinikour pays tribute to a founding father of the art of the keyboard, Johann Jakob Froberger, and to one of his distant “disciples”, Christophe Maudot, in a set of ancient and modern pieces that combine stylistic richness and exacerbated expressiveness.
Saturday 25 March 2023, at 3 pm
Allées des boulingrins
Concert - "Tribute to Chet Baker"
Sunday 26 March 2023, at 3 pm, Opéra de Monte-Carlo - Salle Garnier
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: Chet Baker’s regular bassist for many years, Riccardo del Fra celebrates the legendary American trumpeter in an original tribute programme performed by his quintet and the Orchestre des Pays de Savoie (My Chet My Song). With Mystery Galaxy in the second part, he then opens a door to his own abundant inspirations.
Sunday 26 March 2023, at 3 pm
Salle Garnier de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo
Place du Casino
Concert - "Quatuor Diotima"
Saturday 1 April 2023, at 3 pm, Tunnel Riva
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: In two concerts, Quatuor Diotima journeys across a century of chamber music, from post-Romanticism to contemporary creation, from Béla Bartók’s String Quartet No. 1 to an unpublished work by Philippe Schoeller. The quartet ponders upon the horrors of World War II, which can be heard as much in Bartók and György Ligeti as in Different Trains by Steve Reich.
Saturday 1 April 2023, at 3 pm
Tunnel Riva
8 Quai Antoine 1er
Concert - "Quatuor Diotima"
Sunday 2 April 2023, at 6 pm, Musée Océanographique de Monaco
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: In two concerts, Quatuor Diotima journeys across a century of chamber music, from post-Romanticism to contemporary creation, from Béla Bartók’s String Quartet No. 1 to an unpublished work by Philippe Schoeller. The quartet ponders upon the horrors of World War II, which can be heard as much in Bartók and György Ligeti as in Different Trains by Steve Reich.
Concert - "Ensemble TM+, Laurent Cuniot"
Saturday 1 April 2023, at 8 pm, Auditorium Rainier III
Monte-Carlo Spring Arts Festival: The TM+ ensemble, directed by Laurent Cuniot, associates two voices of modern American music, Steve Reich and Elliott Carter: between the New York activity of City Life and the majestic Capitol of A Mirror on Which to Dwell, we are given a genuine panoramic soundscape of the United States in the last century.
Saturday 1 April 2023, at 8 pm
Auditorium Rainier III
Boulevard Louis II