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À la Française

Sunday, February 23 | 2:30pm
Monday, February 24 | 7:30pm

The Perelman Theater
The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Dirk Brossé

conductor

Danbi Um

violin

Gounod – Petite Symphonie for Wind Nonet, Op. 216
Saint-Saëns  – Havanaise, Op. 83
Ravel – Pavane pour une infante défunte
Ravel – Tzigane
Fauré – Masques et bergamasques, Op. 112
Debussy/Busser  – Petite Suite

Embrace the luxurious sounds of France in this performance of Debussy, Ravel, Fauré, and more. Maestro Dirk Brossé leads the Chamber Orchestra through a colorful tapestry of French masters while maintaining the quintessentially individual quality of the ensemble. Violinist Danbi Um is an “utterly dazzling” artist (The Strad), with “a marvelous show of superb technique” and “mesmerizing grace” (New York Classical Review), who captivates audiences with her virtuosity, individual sound, and interpretive sensitivity.