Yan Pascal Tortelier
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1947-04-19
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Yan Pascal Tortelier

Yan Pascal Tortelier Biography (Wikipedia)

Yan Pascal Tortelier (born 19 April 1947) is a French conductor and violinist. Born in Paris, he is the son of the cellist Paul Tortelier, and the brother of Maria de la Pau. Tortelier began piano and violin studies at age 4. At age 14, he was a first-prize winner for violin at the Paris Conservatoire.

Tortelier has worked and recorded extensively in the United Kingdom. He was principal conductor of the Ulster Orchestra from 1989 to 1992. He served as Principal Conductor of the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra in Manchester from 1992 to 2003, and now has the title of conductor emeritus with the orchestra. He has also been a Principal Guest Conductor of the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain (NYOGB).

Tortelier served as Principal Guest Conductor of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra from 2005 to 2008. He was principal conductor of the Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo (OSESP) from 2009 to 2011, and had the title of honorary guest conductor with the OSESP from 2011 to 2013. Tortelier first guest-conducted the Iceland Symphony Orchestra (ISO) in 1998. In October 2015, the ISO announced the appointment of Tortelier as its next chief conductor, effective with the 2016-2017 season, with an initial contract of 3 years.

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Claude Debussy
Le Livre de Baudelaire: Le jet d'eau
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Le Livre de Baudelaire: Le jet d'eau
Henri Dutilleux
Metaboles for orchestra
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Metaboles for orchestra
Claude Debussy
Prelude à l'apres-midi d'un faune
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Prelude à l'apres-midi d'un faune
Sergei Rachmaninov
Piano concerto no. 3 in D minor Op.30
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Piano concerto no. 3 in D minor Op.30
Claude Debussy
La Mer - 3 symphonic sketches for orchestra
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La Mer - 3 symphonic sketches for orchestra
Maurice Ravel
Rapsodie espagnole vers. for orchestra by Maurice Ravel
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Rapsodie espagnole vers. for orchestra by Maurice Ravel
Jacques Offenbach
La belle Hélène (Overture)
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La belle Hélène (Overture)
Camille Saint‐Saëns
Piano Trio No 1 in F
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Piano Trio No 1 in F
César Franck
Symphony in D minor
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Symphony in D minor
Paul Tortelier
Your Grey-Blue Eyes
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Your Grey-Blue Eyes
Claude Debussy
Sarabande for orchestra
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Sarabande for orchestra
Maurice Ravel
Trio in A minor, orch. Yan Pascal Tortelier
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Trio in A minor, orch. Yan Pascal Tortelier
Edward Elgar
In the south (Alassio) - overture Op.50
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In the south (Alassio) - overture Op.50
Georges Bizet
Carmen Suite No 2 (Habanera)
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Carmen Suite No 2 (Habanera)
Maurice Ravel
Piano Trio in A min
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Piano Trio in A min
Maurice Ravel
Trio in A minor arr. for orchestra (4th mvt)
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Trio in A minor arr. for orchestra (4th mvt)
Fritz Kreisler
Praeludium and Allegro
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Praeludium and Allegro
Maurice Ravel
Piano Concerto in G major (3rd mvt)
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Piano Concerto in G major (3rd mvt)
Jean Sibelius
Symphony no.2 in D major (Op.43)
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Symphony no.2 in D major (Op.43)
Ralph Vaughan Williams
The Wasps - Aristophanic suite (from incidental music) (1909)
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The Wasps - Aristophanic suite (from incidental music) (1909)
Ulster Orchestra
Introduction and Allegro
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Introduction and Allegro
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
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Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
Lili Boulanger
D'un matin de printemps
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D'un matin de printemps
Maurice Ravel
Alborada del gracioso (Miroirs)
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Alborada del gracioso (Miroirs)
Gabriel Fauré
Masques et bergamasques
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Masques et bergamasques
Ernest Chausson
Viviane
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Viviane
Maurice Ravel
Concerto for piano and orchestra D major
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Concerto for piano and orchestra D major
César Franck
Les eolides
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Les eolides
Claude Debussy
Tarantelle styrienne (Danse), orch. Ravel
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Tarantelle styrienne (Danse), orch. Ravel
Maurice Ravel
Menuet antique arr for orchestra
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Menuet antique arr for orchestra
Frank Bridge
The Sea
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The Sea
Lili Boulanger
Psalme 24 'Le terre appartient a l'Eternel'
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Psalme 24 'Le terre appartient a l'Eternel'
Gabriel Fauré
Dolly Suite, Op. 65
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Dolly Suite, Op. 65

Dolly Suite, Op. 65

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Gabriel Fauré
Dolly Suite, Op. 65
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Dolly Suite, Op. 65

Dolly Suite, Op. 65

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rabaud
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Maurice Ravel
Une barque sur l'océan
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Une barque sur l'océan
Darius Milhaud
Le boeuf sur le toit
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Le boeuf sur le toit
Jean Sibelius
No.4 Lemminkainen's Return from Lemminkainen Suite (Op.22)
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No.4 Lemminkainen's Return from Lemminkainen Suite (Op.22)
Maurice Ravel
Concerto for Piano Left Hand
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Concerto for Piano Left Hand
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Capriccio espagnol, Op 34
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Capriccio espagnol, Op 34
Jean Sibelius
Valse triste
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Valse triste
Ferdinand Hérold
Zampa (Overture)
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Zampa (Overture)
Paul Dukas
La Péri
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La Péri
Gabriel Fauré
III. Gavotte (Masques et bergamasques,  Op.112)
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III. Gavotte (Masques et bergamasques,  Op.112)
Gabriel Fauré
Pelleas et Melisande - suite (Op.80)
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Pelleas et Melisande - suite (Op.80)
Gabriel Fauré
Masques et bergamasques - suite (Op.112), Overture
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Masques et bergamasques - suite (Op.112), Overture
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Roussel and Saint-Saëns
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Symphony Hall, Birmingham
2017-04-07T20:29:40
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Past BBC Events

Elgar, Walton, Ravel and Bizet at Carlisle's Sands Centre
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The Sands Centre, Carlisle
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2016
Elgar, Walton, Ravel and Bizet at Carlisle's Sands Centre

Elgar, Walton, Ravel and Bizet at Carlisle's Sands Centre

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The Sands Centre, Carlisle
BBC Philharmonic 2015-16 Season: Bizet’s Carmen
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The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
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Mar
2016
BBC Philharmonic 2015-16 Season: Bizet’s Carmen

BBC Philharmonic 2015-16 Season: Bizet’s Carmen

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The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
BBC Philharmonic 2014-15 Season: Yan Pascal Tortelier and Olivier Charlier
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The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
2015-05-15T20:29:40
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15
May
2015
BBC Philharmonic 2014-15 Season: Yan Pascal Tortelier and Olivier Charlier

BBC Philharmonic 2014-15 Season: Yan Pascal Tortelier and Olivier Charlier

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The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Proms 2008: Prom 10
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Royal Albert Hall
2008-07-24T20:29:40
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Jul
2008

Proms 2008: Prom 10

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Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2006: Prom 34
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Royal Albert Hall
2006-08-08T20:29:40
8
Aug
2006

Proms 2006: Prom 34

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Royal Albert Hall

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