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The Seattle Symphony, a vital part of the Pacific Northwest cultural scene, is recognized for its extraordinary performances, programming, recordings and community engagement. Under the artistic leadership of Ludovic Morlot, one of the leading conductors of his generation, the Symphony performs or presents nearly 220 performances annually to an audience of more than 315,000 people.

Posted: Mar-19-2014
Acclaim
Gerard Schwarz is one of the most controlled, poetic conductors around. His sense of restraint and precision of his sonic punctuation makes these very familiar symphonies seem fresh and alive every time.
— The Seattle Times
Posted: May-16-2008
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Ludovic Morlot, conductor
Seattle Symphony

MAURICE RAVEL: Alborada del gracioso
MAURICE RAVEL: Pavane pour une infante défunte
MAURICE RAVEL: Rapsodie espagnole
CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS: Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, "Organ"

Recorded live in concert, this disc features three of Ravel’s best-loved orchestral works, as well as an electrifying performance of Saint-Sae?ns’ “Organ” Symphony, featuring Benaroya Hall’s magnificent 4,489-pipe Watjen Concert Organ — one of the finest concert organs in America.

Posted: Apr-1-2014
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Posted: Jan-26-2012