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Rattle Conducts Ravel

The LSO led by Sir Simon Rattle perform works by Maurice Ravel, including the one-act opera The Child and the Spells, the ballet score Mother Goose and the song cycle Sheherazade.

In a highlight of the season, Sir Simon Rattle and the LSO bring childlike wonder and fairy-tale to the Proms with an evening of music by French orchestral innovator and storyteller Maurice Ravel.

Magdalena Kozena and Patricia Bardon lead an all-star cast in the magical one-act opera The Child and the Spells (L'enfant et les sortileges). This follows a ballet score full of fantasy and adventure, Mother Goose. The programme also includes the exotic song cycle Sheherazade.

Internationally acclaimed soprano Danielle de Niese presents from the Royal Albert Hall.

2 hours

Credits

Role Contributor
Producer Danielle de Niese
Conductor Sir Simon Rattle
Choir London Symphony Chorus
Orchestra London Symphony Orchestra
Singer Jane Archibald
Singer Patricia Bardon
Singer Sunnyboy Dladla
Singer Magdalena Kozena
Singer Gavin Ring
Singer David Shipley
Singer Anna Stephany
Singer Elizabeth Watts
Director Helen Mansfield
Producer Holly Murray

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