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Choeur De Metal

Shostakovich / Stravinski / Bach / Choeur De Metal
Release Date: 03/04/2008 
Label:  Fidelio Musique   Catalog #: 19   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Dmitri ShostakovichIgor StravinskyJohann Sebastian BachSir Edward Elgar,   ... 
Conductor:  Alain TrudelJean-michel Malouf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This compilation of unpublished works by Bach, Bruckner, Elgar, Shostakovich, and Stravinsky, presents the debut recording on Fidelio Records of Choeur de Métal - an 18 piece professional brass and percussion choir. Founded in 2004, the ensemble is comprised of some of the best young professional musicians the Province of Quebec has to offer. Conducted jointly by Alain Trudel and Jean-Michel Malouf, the musicians in the ensemble show their many talents, from lyrical flexibility and warmth of sound to the unmatched power of brass instruments. This compilation of unpublished works by Bach, Bruckner, Elgar, Shostakovich, and Stravinsky, presents the debut recording on Fidelio Records of Choeur de Métal - an 18 piece professional brass and percussion choir. Founded in 2004, the ensemble is comprised of some of the best young professional musicians the Province of Quebec has to offer. Conducted jointly by Alain Trudel and Jean-Michel Malouf, the musicians in the ensemble show their many talents, from lyrical flexibility and warmth of sound to the unmatched power of brass instruments. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 6 in B minor, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Alain Trudel,  Jean-michel Malouf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
2. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 24 in D minor, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
3. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 15 in D flat major, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
4. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 14 in E flat minor, Adagio by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
5. Le sacre du printemps: Excerpt(s) by Igor Stravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913; Switzerland 
6. Passacaglia in C minor, BWV 582 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1708-1712; Arnstadt, Germany 
7. Fugue in G minor, BWV 578 "Little G minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1706; Arnstadt, Germany 
8. Fantasie and Fugue in C minor, BWV 562 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
9. Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Variation 9, Nimrod by Sir Edward Elgar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 
10. Age of Gold, Op. 22: Introduction by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: Modern 
Written: 1929-1930 
11. Age of Gold, Op. 22: Polka by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927-1930; USSR 
12. Ave Maria by Anton Bruckner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
13. Can-can: Overture by Cole Porter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Choeur De Metal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; USA 

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