US Premiere of Babar’s Return to the Land of the Elephants coming April 7, 2019!!

National Symphony Orchestra, John F Kennedy Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Washington DC — For info & tickets in DC click here


The World Premiere of Babar’s Return to the Land of the Elephants (Le Retour aux pays des Éléphants), was given by the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Maison symphonique, Place des Arts, Montréal, Québec

 Dina Gilbert conducting the OSM, with narrators Sophie Cadieux & Pierre Brassard

Dina Gilbert conducting the OSM, with narrators Sophie Cadieux & Pierre Brassard

The World Premiere of excerpts from Babar’s Honeymoon was given by the New York Philharmonic. Banner image at the top of this page shows Raphael Mostel with Theodore Wiprud and conductor Joshua Gersen and New York Philharmonic. Photo: Michael DiVito

 Joshua Gersen conducting the New York Philharmonic, in a performance without narrator. photo: Michael DiVito

Joshua Gersen conducting the New York Philharmonic, in a performance without narrator. photo: Michael DiVito


The Berliner Philharmoniker presented the World Premiere of the new production, but chose to present the more intimate chamber version of the complete Travels of Babar (Babar auf Reisen)

 Stanley Dodds conducting the complete work in the original scoring, with the Berliner Philharmoniker. Photo: Kai Beinert

Stanley Dodds conducting the complete work in the original scoring, with the Berliner Philharmoniker. Photo: Kai Beinert

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