Come, discuss, share!
Presented by Camille de Rijck, this series of talks on the major themes running through the season will provide valuable insight into the background of the composers who made Vienna a capital of music.
Thursday 24 November
Peter Eötvös by Camille de Rijck
Wednesday 11 January
Alex Nante #1 with the composer and students from the ESMD
Thursday 16 & Friday 17 February
Graciane Finzi with the composer
Friday 23 June
Alex Nante #2 with the composer and students from the ESMD
Explore an aspect of the concert ̶ solo instrument, central theme, musical genre ̶ at Preludes performed by young musicians and students from the region’s major musical and artistic conservatoires and colleges.
Wednesday 7 September
Orchestre Français des Jeunes has carte blanche
Friday 4 November
French Music #1 With students from the ESMD
Saturday 19 November*
Jazz with students from the jazz section at the Tourcoing Conservatoire
Wednesday 30 November and Thursday 1 December
Vienna with students from the Lille Conservatoire and the ESMD
Thursday 8 December
Lille University Orchestra has carte blanche
Thursday 6 April
Webern and Haydn with students from the Lille Conservatoire
Thursday 1 & Friday 2 June
French Music #2 with students from the Lille Conservatoire and the ESMD
Pre-concert events are held at 6.45pm in the Orchestra Bar
* 4.45pm on 19 November
Free admission for ticketholders of the evening concert.
On Thursday 29 and Friday 30 September, come meet the ONL teams before the concerts for the start of a season packed with surprises!
A prominent figure on Musiq3, RTBF’s, classical music and culture channel, a journalist on La Première, editorial director, author, and more, Camille de Rijck never tires of communicating his passion for classical music. The ONL is delighted to welcome him this season for a series of talks focused mainly on Viennese music. His extensive knowledge, talent for public speaking and wit will make each conference a fascinating event.
A DIFFERENT SIDE OF THE ORCHESTRA
Soundpainting, music through movement
Discover soundpainting, a live composing sign language based on improvisation with guest speaker, Guillaume Meunier.
Saturday 5 November 4pm
Duration 1h30 – A workshop for everyone over 10 years old.
Free: Pre-booking required
Festivities Viennese Style
Before the Christmas holidays, join us for a joyful moment of dance and conviviality. Experience the vibrance of Vienna at the beginning of the last century as if you were there!
Sunday 18 December 3pm
Duration 1h30 – Free provided available seats
The Orchestre National de Lille opens its doors free of charge to inquisitive individuals wanting to attend one of its rehearsals.
Tuesday 27 September 1.30pm
Tuesday 11 October 1.30pm
Mass in C by Mozart
Wednesday 23 November 9.30am
From Mozart to Eötvös
Monday 12 December 1.30pm
Tuesday 10 January 9.30am
Virtuosity from Bartók to Britten
Monday 6 February 1.30pm
The Golden Age of Viennese music
Tuesday 28 March 9.30am
The Genius of Youth
Tuesday 9 May 1.30pm
Thursday 22 June 9.30am
Free: pre-booking required.
Booking opens on 12 July, limited to 15 people per booking
and four rehearsals per season.
Behind the scenes with the orchestra
Listen to the story behind the orchestra, how it works and the jobs it involves. Seize this chance to discover the workings of the symphonic machine and to ask your questions.
Flat rate: 60 € (30 people maximum)
Date and time to be agreed mutually.
Booking required for the following sessions:
Tuesday 27 September 6pm
Thursday 17 November 5.30pm
Tuesday 10 January 5.30pm
Tuesday 7 March 6pm
Duration 1h15 – 5 € per person
Booking opens on 28 June
Limited to between 10 minimum and 30 people maximum per visit.
Information and reservations: Charlotte De Visscher