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Lecointe: Point Bak / Percussions Claviers De Lyon


Release Date: 01/06/1970 
Label:  Eloquentia   Catalog #: 0813  
Composer:  Gérard LecointeClaude Debussy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Percussions Claviers De Lyon
Number of Discs: 1 
Imported from : European Union   
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Gérard Lecointe is the founder and artistic director of the percussions Claviers de Lyon, as well as a soloist in the ensemble. He is also a committed teacher/transmitter, an active supporter of contemporary music and an eclectic composer/arranger. 'Point Bak', commissioned by a festival centered on the oeuvre of J.S. Bach, was written in 1997. 'My intention was to compose a musical divertissement based on the first book of the Well-Tempered Clavier, which is a cycle of preludes and fuges in all the major and minor keys of the chromatic scale'. Gérard Leconte Gérard Lecointe is the founder and artistic director of the percussions Claviers de Lyon, as well as a soloist in the ensemble. He is also a committed teacher/transmitter, an active supporter of contemporary music and an eclectic composer/arranger. 'Point Bak', commissioned by a festival centered on the oeuvre of J.S. Bach, was written in 1997. 'My intention was to compose a musical divertissement based on the first book of the Well-Tempered Clavier, which is a cycle of preludes and fuges in all the major and minor keys of the chromatic scale'. Gérard Leconte Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Point Bak by Gérard Lecointe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Percussions Claviers De Lyon
2. Après Masques by Gérard Lecointe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Percussions Claviers De Lyon
3. Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra by Claude Debussy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Percussions Claviers De Lyon
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1897-1899; France 
Notes: Arrangement: Gérard Lecointe 

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