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Johann Sebastian Bach

St John Passion
St Matthew Passion
Magnificat BWV 243
Orchestral suite No. 2
Orchestral suite No. 3
Mass in B minor
Concerto for 2 pianos
The Art of Fugue

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

Flute concert

Béla Bartók

Romanian folk dances

Ludwig van Beethoven

3rd symphony
5th symphony
6th symphony
7th symphony
9th symphony
Coriolan Overture op. 62
Piano concerto No. 4 in G major op. 58
Mass in C major

Hector Berlioz

Summer Nights
Symphonie fantastique
Opera La damnation de Faust

Georges Bizet

Opera Carmen
2 suites from Carmen
2 suites from L'Arlésienne

Alexander Borodin

In the Steppes of Central Asia

Johannes Brahms

1st symphony
2nd symphony
Ein deutsches Requiem
Variations on a theme by Haydn

Jacques Brel

Songs orchestrated by Michel De Rudder

Benjamin Britten

Opera Noye's Fludde
A Cantata of Saint Nicholas
Simple Symphony
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (variations and fugue on a theme by Purcell)

Emmanuel Chabrier

Suite pastorale
Extracts from L'étoile, Bourrée fantastique, Idylle, Une éducation manquée
Gwendoline-Overture
Joyeuse marche
Le roi malgré lui

Marc-Antoine Charpentier

Te Deum

Luigi Cherubini

Requiem

Frédéric Chopin

Piano Concerto No. 2

Franz Curti

Dramatic cantata Die Gletscherjungfrau
Opera Lili-Tse
Overture from the opera Erlöst

Jean-Marie Curti

Symphonic poem Les Béatitudes: by Jean-Marie Curti, original texts by Jean-Pierre Nortel
Opera Enfants du cristal
Oratorio Du coucher au lever (composition in progress)

Claude Debussy

Petite suite: orchestration by Henri Büsser

Manuel de Falla

Nights in the Gardens of Spain

Léo Delibes

Ballet Coppélia

Paul Dukas

Symphonic poem The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Antonín Dvořák

8th symphony
9th symphony
Biblical songs
Stabat Mater
Serenade for wind instruments

Amaury Faivre

Concerto for harmonica

Gabriel Fauré

Requiem
Overture from the opera Pénélope
Masques et Bergamasques

César Franck

Prélude, choral et fugue: orchestration Gabriel Pierné
Symphonic variations, with piano

George Gershwin

Rhapsody in blue
Suite of tunes orchestrated by Jean-Marie Curti

Christoph Willibald Gluck

Opera Orfeo ed Euridice, Paris version

Charles Gounod

Opera Roméo et Juliette

Edvard Grieg

Peer Gynt: adaptation by Michel Kullmann without a choir and full version by Alain Perroux with soloists and choir
Holberg suite for strings

George Frideric Handel

The Messiah
Music for the Royal Fireworks
Dixit Dominus (psalm 110)
Laudate Pueri (psalm 112)
Coronation Anthems
Organ concerto op. 6 No 4

Joseph Haydn

Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major (transcription for pan flute)
Symphony No. 101
The last 7 words of Christ
The Creation
The Seasons
Mass in E minor

Gustav Holst

The Planets

Joseph Jongen

Hymn to the Meuse

Zoltán Kodály

Dances of Galánta
Dances of Marosszék

Franz Liszt

Lieder with orchestra
Hungarian rhapsody No. 2

Gustav Mahler

4th symphony
Adagietto from the 5th symphony
8th symphony
Kindertotenlieder
Lieder with orchestra
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen, original version and version reviewed by A. Schönberg

Frank Martin

Pavane Couleur du temps for strings

Pietro Mascagni

Rapsodia satanica: film by Nino Oxilia (Italy, 1917), music by Pietro Mascagni, for great training

Felix Mendelssohn

Italian Symphony
Oratorio Paulus
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Piano concerto in G minor No. 1
Concerto for two pianos

Modest Mussorgsky

Pictures at an Exhibition. orchestration by Maurice Ravel
Night on Bald Mountain: versions of Malko and Rimsky-Korsakov

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Jupiter Symphony (KV 551)
Symphony No. 40 (KV 550)
Requiem
Great Mass in C minor
Opera The Magic Flute
Opera The Marriage of Figaro
Opera Don Giovanni

Jacques Offenbach

Opéra bouffe La Belle Hélène
Opéra bouffe Les Brigands
Operetta Croquefer
Operetta suite, arrangement by Jean-Marie Curti

Carl Orff

Carmina Burana

Astor Piazzolla

La Historia del Tango

André Popp

Piccolo, Saxo et Compagnie

Sergei Prokofiev

Symphonic poem Peter and the Wolf
3 full suites from the ballet Romeo and Juliet
Classical symphony No 1

Giacomo Puccini

Messa di Gloria
Madama Butterfly
Preludio sinfonico
Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut
Crisantemi

Henry Purcell

Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary
Coronation Anthems
Suite from The Fairy Queen
Opera The Tempest

Maurice Ravel

Le tombeau de Couperin
Suite Ma mère l'oye
Pavane pour une infante défunte

Ottorino Respighi

Fontane di Roma
Trittico Botticelliano

Manuel Rosenthal

Operetta La poule noire

Gioachino Rossini

Suite from the Barber of Seville
Opera Il barbiere di Siviglia

Camille Saint-Saëns

3rd symphony with organ
Samson and Delilah
The Carnival of the animals: interlude text by Francis Blanche

Auguste Schirlé

Miserere

Franz Schubert

Unfinished Symphony
Mass No. 6 in E-flat major

Robert Schumann

Faust

Bedřich Smetana

The Moldau

Johann Strauss

Numerous waltzes, polkas and marches in the original orchestrations for large orchestra and in the reductions for chamber ensemble by Schönberg, Berg and Webern

Igor Strawinsky

The soldier's tale, with or without stage performance by Lionel Parlier
The Firebird, suite of 1914
Petrushka, suite from the ballet

Piotr Ilitch Tschaikowsky

6th symphony
Overture 1812
Overture from Romeo and Juliet
Suite for strings
Swan lake suite
Nutcracker suite

Giuseppe Verdi

Requiem
Extracts from Don Carlo, Aïda, La Forza del destino, La Traviata, Il Trovatore, Rigoletto, Nabucco, Otello
Opera Aida
Opera Rigoletto
Opera Nabucco

Antonio Vivaldi

Various concerti
Le quattro stagioni
Vespers: reconstructed by Jean-Marie Curti

Richard Wagner

Opera Tannhäuser
Siegfried Idyll

Kurt Weill

The Seven Deadly Sins

Johann Sebastian Bach

St John Passion
St Matthew Passion
Magnificat BWV 243
Orchestral suite No. 2
Orchestral suite No. 3
Mass in B minor
Concerto for 2 pianos
The Art of Fugue

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

Flute concert

Béla Bartók

Romanian folk dances

Ludwig van Beethoven

3rd symphony
5th symphony
6th symphony
7th symphony
9th symphony
Coriolan Overture op. 62
Piano concerto No. 4 in G major op. 58
Mass in C major

Hector Berlioz

Summer Nights
Symphonie fantastique
Opera La damnation de Faust

Georges Bizet

Opera Carmen
2 suites from Carmen
2 suites from L'Arlésienne

Alexandre Borodine

In the Steppes of Central Asia

Johannes Brahms

1st symphony
2nd symphony
Ein deutsches Requiem
Variations on a theme by Haydn

Jacques Brel

Songs orchestrated by Michel De Rudder

Benjamin Britten

Opera Noye's Fludde
A Cantata of Saint Nicholas
Simple Symphony
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (variations and fugue on a theme by Purcell)

Emmanuel Chabrier

Suite pastorale
Extracts from L'étoile, Bourrée fantastique, Idylle, Une éducation manquée
Gwendoline-Overture
Joyeuse marche
Le roi malgré lui

Marc-Antoine Charpentier

Te Deum

Luigi Cherubini

Requiem

Frédéric Chopin

Piano Concerto No. 2

Franz Curti

Dramatic cantata Die Gletscherjungfrau
Opera Lili-Tse
Overture from the opera Erlöst

Jean-Marie Curti

Symphonic poem Les Béatitudes: by Jean-Marie Curti, original texts by Jean-Pierre Nortel
Opera Enfants du cristal
Oratorio Du coucher au lever (composition in progress)

Claude Debussy

Petite suite: orchestration by Henri Büsser

Manuel de Falla

Nights in the Gardens of Spain

Léo Delibes

Ballet Coppélia

Paul Dukas

Symphonic poem The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Antonín Dvořák

8th symphony
9th symphony
Biblical songs
Stabat Mater
Serenade for wind instruments

Amaury Faivre

Concerto for harmonica

Gabriel Fauré

Requiem
Overture from the opera Pénélope
Masques et Bergamasques

César Franck

Prélude, choral et fugue: orchestration Gabriel Pierné
Symphonic variations, with piano

George Gershwin

Rhapsody in blue
Suite of tunes orchestrated by Jean-Marie Curti

Christoph Willibald Gluck

Opera Orfeo ed Euridice, Paris version

Charles Gounod

Opera Roméo et Juliette

Edvard Grieg

Peer Gynt: adaptation by Michel Kullmann without a choir and full version by Alain Perroux with soloists and choir
Holberg suite for strings

George Frideric Handel

The Messiah
Music for the Royal Fireworks
Dixit Dominus (psalm 110)
Laudate Pueri (psalm 112)
Coronation Anthems
Organ concerto op. 6 No 4

Joseph Haydn

Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major (transcription for pan flute)
Symphony No. 101
The last 7 words of Christ
The Creation
The Seasons
Mass in E minor

Gustav Holst

The Planets

Joseph Jongen

Hymn to the Meuse

Zoltán Kodály

Dances of Galánta
Dances of Marosszék

Franz Liszt

Lieder with orchestra
Hungarian rhapsody No. 2

Gustav Mahler

4th symphony
Adagietto from the 5th symphony
8th symphony
Kindertotenlieder
Lieder with orchestra
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen, original version and version reviewed by A. Schönberg

Frank Martin

Pavane Couleur du temps for strings

Pietro Mascagni

Rapsodia satanica: film by Nino Oxilia (Italy, 1917), music by Pietro Mascagni, for great training

Felix Mendelssohn

Italian Symphony
Oratorio Paulus
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Piano concerto in G minor No. 1
Concerto for two pianos

Modest Mussorgsky

Pictures at an Exhibition. orchestration by Maurice Ravel
Night on Bald Mountain: versions of Malko and Rimsky-Korsakov

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Jupiter Symphony (KV 551)
Symphony No. 40 (KV 550)
Requiem
Great Mass in C minor
Opera The Magic Flute
Opera The Marriage of Figaro
Opera Don Giovanni

Jacques Offenbach

Opéra bouffe La Belle Hélène
Opéra bouffe Les Brigands
Operetta Croquefer
Operetta suite, arrangement by Jean-Marie Curti

Carl Orff

Carmina Burana

Astor Piazzolla

La Historia del Tango

André Popp

Piccolo, Saxo et Compagnie

Sergei Prokofiev

Symphonic poem Peter and the Wolf
3 full suites from the ballet Romeo and Juliet
Classical symphony No 1

Giacomo Puccini

Messa di Gloria
Madama Butterfly
Preludio sinfonico
Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut
Crisantemi

Henry Purcell

Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary
Coronation Anthems
Suite from The Fairy Queen
Opera The Tempest

Maurice Ravel

Le tombeau de Couperin
Suite Ma mère l'oye
Pavane pour une infante défunte

Ottorino Respighi

Fontane di Roma
Trittico Botticelliano

Manuel Rosenthal

Operetta La poule noire

Gioachino Rossini

Suite from the Barber of Seville
Opera Il barbiere di Siviglia

Camille Saint-Saëns

3rd symphony with organ
Samson and Delilah
The Carnival of the animals: interlude text by Francis Blanche

Auguste Schirlé

Miserere

Franz Schubert

Unfinished Symphony
Mass No. 6 in E-flat major

Robert Schumann

Faust

Bedřich Smetana

The Moldau

Johann Strauss

Numerous waltzes, polkas and marches in the original orchestrations for large orchestra and in the reductions for chamber ensemble by Schönberg, Berg and Webern

Igor Strawinsky

The soldier's tale, with or without stage performance by Lionel Parlier
The Firebird, suite of 1914
Petrushka, suite from the ballet

Piotr Ilitch Tschaikowsky

6th symphony
Overture 1812
Overture from Romeo and Juliet
Suite for strings
Swan lake suite
Nutcracker suite

Giuseppe Verdi

Requiem
Extracts from Don Carlo, Aïda, La Forza del destino, La Traviata, Il Trovatore, Rigoletto, Nabucco, Otello
Opera Aida
Opera Rigoletto
Opera Nabucco

Antonio Vivaldi

Various concerti
Le quattro stagioni
Vespers: reconstructed by Jean-Marie Curti

Richard Wagner

Opera Tannhäuser
Siegfried Idyll

Kurt Weill

The Seven Deadly Sins

Masterpieces of silent cinema in the early twentieth century, with an orchestra playing at the foot of the screen, given in 2002 at the European Festival "Music and Cinema" of Kiev:

Carmen
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
Germany, 1928

Music compilation by Armin Brunner (extracts from Bizet, Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky, Debussy, Bach, etc.), for orchestra and piano

Figaro
Director: Gaston Ravel
France, 1928

Musical compilation by Jean-Marie Curti (extracts from Rossini's Barber of Seville and Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro), for orchestra and harpsichord

The City Without Jews
Director: Hans Karl Breslauer
Austria, 1924

Compilation and arrangements: Pierre Dubuisson and Artem Zoshchenko (extracts from Beethoven, Mahler, Haydn, Dukas, etc.), for orchestra

Moulin Rouge
Director: Ewald André Dupont
Britain, 1928

Original music by Mike Westbrook (1990), small jazz orchestra

The Phantom Carriage
Director: Victor Sjöström
Sweden, 1921

Original music by Matti Bye, for a small piano soloist

Faust
Director: Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau
Germany, 1926

Musical compilation by Jean-Marie Curti (extracts from Berlioz, Schumann, Boito, Gounod), for orchestra

Rapsodia satanica
Director: Nino Oxilia
Italy, 1917

Music by Piero Mascagni, for great training

The Count & The Vagabond
U.S.A., 1916

Charlot and the Count, duration 24'. Given on music by Frédéric Bara: Déjeuner chez Tiffany's, Annie millionnaire d'un soir, Les oiseaux, Valse de Ragueneau.
Charlot musician, duration 19'. Given on the French componist Emmanuel Chabrier's music chosen Frédéric Bara: Excerpts from L'étoile, Bourrée fantastique, Idylle, Une éducation manquée, Gwendoline-Overture, Joyeuse marche, Le roi malgré lui.

Projection of autochromes of the Lumière brothers with orchestra
Director: Auguste & Louis Lumière
France, 1907 > 1932

Hymn to the Light (music: Petite Suite by Claude Debussy, Pastoral Suite by Emmanuel Chabrier, The Tomb of Couperin by Maurice Ravel) ;
Fashion in 1907 (with small brasserie costume orchestra: ballroom dancing, waltzes, tangos, quadrilles, javas, marches and polkas)
Evocation of the poet Frédéric Mistral and family life in Provence (texts in Provençal, music of Charles Gounod, Georges Bizet and Darius Milhaud)

"Variable geometry" and "thematic" programmes:

  • ▪ Paris/Vienna/New York, for small symphony orchestra
  • ▪ Metamorphosis, transcriptions and evocations of nature(music by Bach, Beethoven, Respighi and Prokofiev)
  • ▪ Complete restoration, in the same places, of the concert performed on February 13, 1862 by the pianist Clara Schumann and the baritone Julius Stockhausen, friend of Clara, to the Dominicans of Haute-Alsace

Analysis of works, before a concert (school or evening), with extracts given by the orchestra:

  • ▪ Variations on "Happy birthday to you" by J.M. Demoulin; orchestration by M. De Rudder; introduced and commented by Piet Steenackers
  • ▪ Classical symphonies (Haydn, Mozart etc.) ;
  • ▪ Romantic symphonies (Beethoven, Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, Dvořák, Franck usw.) ;
  • ▪ Modern symphonies (Prokofiev, Britten, Chostakovich usw.)
  • ▪ Hors cadre: the public sings its concert accompanied by the orchestra: Christmas of all countries, Songs of the Belle Epoque and the Roaring Twenties, with accordion etc.