Dutch National Opera & Ballet
LIKE A GAME WHERE YOU SLOWLY BUT SURELY LOSE CONTROL
It was Sarah Ouakrat, first flautist with the Dutch Ballet Orchestra, to whom Juanjo Arqués turned for advice when he had decided that the flute could be an important source of inspiration for his new creation.
“She gave me lots of information and made suggestions for pieces of music. That’s how I found Dalbavie’s Flute Concerto, which intrigued me immensely straight away. It’s very dynamic, strong music, and is so exciting that you continually feel like something’s about to happen…” See more…
Choreography: Juanjo Arqués
Music: Marc André Dalbavie
Flute soloist: Sarah Ouekrat.
Dramaturge: Fabienne Vegt
Lighting Designer: Bert Dalhuizen
Costume Designer: Oliver Haller
Scenography: Juanjo Arqués
Assistant: Jose Carlos Blanco Martinez
Ballet Master: Sandrine Leroy
Premiere February 2017 Dutch National Opera & Ballet