Artists unite for Japan benefit concert at Paris’s Théâtre des Champs-Élysées


On Wednesday, April 6,  many of the brightest stars in the classical music world will unite for a special benefit concert for the victims of the Japan earthquake and tsunami.  Featuring performances by Rolando Villazón, Martha Argerich, Renaud and Gautier Capuçon, Natalie Dessay, and Nelson Freire, among others, the concert will take place at Paris’s iconic Théâtre des Champs-Élysées.  Proceeds from this evening will benefit the Japanese Red Cross in partnership with the French Red Cross.  Since the massive earthquake on March 11, more than 9,000 people have been confirmed dead and more than 13,500 have been reported missing.
 
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