Chamber Music Concert Series at Théâtre des Champs Elysées
15 avenue Montaigne, 75008 Paris
Capacity 1905 seats
1 hour and 15 minutes
Recommended for all ages
Talented musicians such as Anne-Sophie Mutter, Edgar Moreau and Christian Tetzlaff will perform the chamber music's greatest sonatas and pieces. You will have a chance to hear the greatest works of Vivladi, Beethoven, Chopin and Bartók. This concert series is a great time to rediscover established musicians and to meet the next stars of classical music.
Each of those seven magnificent chamber music concerts will immerse you in the music of the greatest composers from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. Best musicians of our generation will enchant you with their remarkable interpretations of sonatas for violin, cello and piano created by famous composers such as Dvořák, Chopin, Grieg and Mozart.
You may find the full concert programme below:
Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
History and Fun Facts about the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
Hosting one of the most lavishing concert halls in all of Paris, Champs- Élysées is the true definition of architectural beauty with its historic foundation. Inaugurated in April 2, 1913, the structure is quite large comprising of three auditoriums: Théâtre des Champs- Élysées, The Comédie des Champs- Élysées, Studio des Champs- Élysées, and a restaurant. The main theatre which has 1905 seats is Italian styled and originally constructed to host guests visiting the theatre to watch opera shows and concerts. This was the first theatre in Paris to be built completely from reinforced concrete instead of steel.
Over the years the famed theatre has hosted many recognized artists such as the beautiful cabaret dancer Josephine Baker, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson, Stravinsky, Richard Strauss, and many other entertainers from our cherished olden day era. In 2005 the main room in the theatre was renovated in order to improve the acoustics, it is confirmed that during a show the sounds are very clear, almost as if you were up close to the stage. Théâtre des Champs- Élysées is one of the most frequently visited monuments in Paris, on an annual basis more than 300,000 people attend programs from contemporary dance and ballet recitals to orchestras, operas, and other concerts. Carrying a number of diverse performances of different genres, the theatre attracts audience members of all ages.
Handicap Accessible? Yes
Air conditioning? No