François-Xavier Roth - credit to Marco Borggreve

Festival Berlioz 2014

"La Damnation de Faust" Hector Berlioz 

The grandiose closing night of the festival conducted by François-Xavier Roth and the orchestra of the festival JOEHB (Jeune Orchestre Européen Hector Berlioz) : one third of professional musicians from Les Siècles and two third of young musicians coming from all Europe. 


Roth conducting his french orchestra Les Siècles in a televised Prom (14th july 2013) including ballets music from Lully's Bourgeois Gentilhomme and Rameau's Indes Galantes to Stravinsky's Rite of Spring in the 1913 reconstituted version.

STRAVINSKY - Le Sacre du Printemps (reconstitution of the 1913 version)

LULLY & RAMEAU- Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme & Les Indes Galantes Suites 

DELIBES & MASSENET - Coppélia (excerpts) & "Le Cid" ballet music


Roth and Les Siècles devised their own television series for France 2 entitled Presto! The primetime programmes – short introductions to popular classical works – attracted a weekly audience of over three million viewers during a three-year run. Series 1 & 2 are available on DVD.

BBC Proms 2012

Roth conducting BBC National Orchestra of Wales in a televised Prom including Cantaloube's Songs of the Auvergne with Anna Caterina Antonacci and Martin Matalon's Ligne de fuite.


Roth talks to CMusicTV about his passion for conducting.