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French conductor Ludovic Morlot is Music Director of the Seattle Symphony. Read on to learn about his upcoming performance schedule, explore a range of video and audio samples, and hear the latest news about his performances and recordings.

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Berlioz’s Roméo et Juliette Symphony toute entière

13th February, 2015

Berlioz’s Roméo et Juliette Symphony toute entière

“Following Maestro Morlot’s work with specific composers since his tenure began here has been fascinating — and the Berlioz thread has proved particularly satisfying artistically (La Damnation de Faust in his first season, an electrifying Symphonie fantastique this time last year).”

“Morlot and his musicians are showering love on Roméo et Juliette. Sorry if that sounds schmaltzy, but there’s really no other way to put it: the breathtaking precision of their dynamic shadings, the intensified expressivity, their Zen-like focus on detail, the awareness of complicated, even contradictory emotions in this score.”

13 February 2015
Thomas May / Memeteria

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SEATTLE SYMPHONY MEDIA: RASKATOV & STRAVINSKY

Sample the latest release from Seattle Symphony Media: an album featuring Alexander Raskatov’s new piano concerto, “Night Butterflies,” and a gripping performance of Igor Stravinsky’s iconic The Rite of Spring, both conducted by Ludovic Morlot.

 

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