Piano Recitals at Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
15 avenue Montaigne, 75008 Paris
Capacity 1905 seats
1 h 30 min
For all audiences
Highlights: Piano Recitals at Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
Famous piano players such as Elisabeth Leonskaja, David Fray, Christian Zacharias, and Valentina Lisitsa will meet on the stage of the legendary Théâtre des Champs-Élysées to immerse you into the world of classical music. You will hear masterpieces from well-known composers such as Mozart, Schubert, Rachmaninov, and Beethoven.
Story: Piano Recitals at Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
The greatest pianists of our time will meet on the stage of the legendary Théâtre des Champs-Élysées to amaze spectators with their incredible interpretations of remarkable sonatas by Mozart, Berg, Brahms, Haydn, Schubert, Chopin, Beethoven, Prokofiev, and Rachmaninov. You without a doubt will experience the elegance and sensitivity of classical music through some of the most renowned artists. If you're looking for an incredible Parisian evening, these piano recitals are a one-way street to experiencing exactly that!
Wednesday, June 14th, 2023 at 8:00 p.m.
With Elisabeth Leonskaja (piano) and the Streichquartett der Staatskapelle Berlin
Schumann Quintet for piano and strings op. 44
Shostakovich Quintet for piano and strings op. 57
Monday, June 26th, 2023 at 8:00 p.m.
With David Fray (piano) and Renaud Capuçon (violin)
Carte Blanche for David Fray
Schubert Sonata for violin and piano "Grand duo " D. 812
Rondo brillant for violin and piano D. 895
Sonatina for violin and piano No. 2 op. 137 D. 385
Fantasy for violin and piano op. posth. 159 D. 934
Théâtre des Champs-Élysées
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
How to get to the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées?
The Théâtre des Champs-Élysées is accessible by: Metro lines: You can take line 9 to Alma-Marceau or line 1 to Franklin D. Roosevelt. RER: You can take the RER C to Pont de l'Alma. Bus lines: You can take the bus to the Alma-Marceau stop served by lines 42, 63, 72, 80 and 92. Our customer service can be reached in case of difficulty from 10 am to 7 pm, Monday to Friday. For more information, please consult the map above.
What should I do when I arrive at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées?
We recommend that you arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the chamber music concert. Show your ticket to the reception at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées and the staff will take care of you.
Can I take pictures during the piano recitals?
In order not to disturb the artists on stage, and for the comfort of other guests, you are not permitted to photograph, film, or record the performance for the duration of the show. However, you can take photos of the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées before and after the performance as a souvenir of your gorgeous Parisian evening!
Is it mandatory to tip a usher at Théâtre des Champs-Élysées?
Each spectator at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées is greeted in the hall by an usher who will lead them to the seat. According to custom at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, ushers may request a tip which you may grant if you wish. It is by no means mandatory.