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The Orchestre Les Métamorphoses operates on the principle of a pool of fifty musicians chosen for their individual technical and musical abilities. Its musicians privilege historically informed performance of baroque and classical works on modern instruments, as well as 20th century composers. In the spirit of Nikolaus Harnoncourt's writings, this young and brilliant orchestra is able to cover a vast repertoire varying from Dittersdorf's Metamorphoses to those of Richard Strauss or Walter Braunfels.


Upon its debut in January 2018, the orchestra immediately made a name for itself with performances of Mozart's The Magic Flute. The press also highlighted its involvement in a Fin-de-Siècle Vienna program with vocal and symphonic works by Gustav Mahler, Franz Schreker and Alexander von Zemlinsky. This program was acclaimed at the Clermont-Ferrand Opera House and the Chaise-Dieu Festival in 2018 with Korean baritone Jiwon Song, First Prize winner of the 25th International Singing Competition of Clermont-Ferrand, and has also been performed in Strasbourg and other French cities.


For its 2021/22 season, the orchestra will perform more than 40  concerts representative of its diversity, such as Bach’s Wedding Cantatas, Mozart and Boccherini, music of composers banned by Nazism a.o., in various festivals and theaters: La Folle Journée de Nantes, the Festival of La Chaise-Dieu (Auvergne), the Reims Opera House, the Théâtre des Sablons (Neuilly-sur-Seine), the Opéra-Théâtre de Clermont-Ferrand, etc. and in the framework of a European Tour (Vilnius, Riga, Bayreuth, Bonn, Vienna, Prag, Terezin, Brussels).


Amaury du Closel




wITH OPÉra nomade

Lucia di Lammermoor, G. Donizetti

Wednesday 13, thursday 14, saturday 16 october 2021Opéra-Théâtre de Clermont-Ferrand

Tuesday 19 october 2021Le Beffroi, Montrouge

Tuesday 23 november 2021Théâtre de Poissy

Thursday 25 november 2021Le Splendid, Saint-Quentin - Aisne

Tuesday 30 november 2021Théâtre Municipal, Abbeville

Les Noces de Figaro, W. A. Mozart

Saturday 22 january 2022Théâtre Municipal, Abbeville

Saturday 29 january 2022 TEC - Théâtre Coluche, Plaisir

Sunday 6 february 2022Théâtre de l’Archipel, Perpignan

Wednesday 13, thursday 14 et saturday 16 avril 2022Opéra-Théâtre de Clermont-Ferrand

Thursday 12 may 2022Théâtre Jean Vilar, Saint-Quentin, Aisne

Tuesday 17 may 2022 | Théâtre en Dracénie, Draguignan

Thursday 19 may 2022Aggloscènes, Fréjus

"The Metamorphoses Orchestra makes us forget its limited numbers by an undeniable sound splendor..."

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Diffusion | Camille Gerbaud 

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