DUTILLEUX: Symphony No. 1; Tout un monde lointain; The Shadows of Time – Soloists/ Seattle Sym./ Ludovic Morlot – Seattle Sym. Media
It’s good to have the SSO back in action with music that serves its tradition well.
“The Lyrical Bassoon” = Works of SAINT-SAENS, HINDEMITH, TANSMAN, BUTILLEUX, KOECHLIN & KVANDAL – Per Hannisdal, bassoon/ Vebjorn Anvik, piano – 2L
Nice to hear this combination offered up in such flawless sound.
DUTILLEUX: Correspondences for Soprano and Orchestra; “Tout Un Monde Lointain…” for cello and orchestra; Shadows of Time – Barbara Hannigan, sop./ Anssi Karttunen, cello /Orch. Philharmonique de Radio France/Esa-pekka Salonen – DGG
Three masterpieces of the French contemporary composer, Henri Dutilleux, receive superb performances from conductor/composer Esa-pekka Salonen.
HENRI DUTILLEUX, “Orchestral Works II” = Symphony No.1; Tout un monde lointain; Timbres, Espace, Mouvement ou “La Nuit Etoilee” – Bordeaux Aquitaine Nat. Orch./Hans Graf – Arte Nova
Great introduction to this fascinating composer.
DEBUSSY: Quartet in g, Op. 10; DUTILLEUX: Quartet, “Ainsi la nuit”; RAVEL: Quartet in F – Arcanto Quartet – Harmonia mundi
Two solid readings, and one which is outstanding, mark this fine disc.