Festival de la Roque d'Anthéron with Christian Zacharias
In 2000, the orchestra embarked upon a short tour of France and Spain. Led by pianist/director Christian Zacharias, the programme featured the piano concertos of Mozart. The orchestra was invited to give two consecutive concerts in the International Piano Festival at la Roque d'Anthéron. The programme for the first concert featured Piano Concertos No 5 in D, No 9 in E-flat and No 21 in C, with the second featuring No 6 in B-flat, No 8 in C, and No 22 in E-flat.