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La Belle France - Music Inspired By France


Release Date: 04/26/2005 
Label:  Telarc   Catalog #: 80653   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Gabriel FauréClaude DebussyMaurice RavelErik Satie,   ... 
Performer:  Yolanda KondonassisJudith BlegenJohn O'ConorElly Ameling,   ... 
Conductor:  Leonard SlatkinRobert ShawNeeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony OrchestraAtlanta Symphony OrchestraAtlanta Symphony Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; France 
2. Arabesques (2) for Piano: no 1 in E major, Andante con moto by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888-1891; France 
3. Requiem, Op. 48: Pie Jesu by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Judith Blegen (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,  Atlanta Symphony Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888 rev 1893; France 
Language: Latin 
4. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  John O'Conor (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
5. Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
Notes: Version: 1910 
6. Quartet for Strings in F major: 1st movement, Moderato très doux by Maurice Ravel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902-1903; France 
7. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
8. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 3, Lent et grave by Erik Satie
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1888; France 
9. Pelléas et Mélisande, Op. 80: Prélude by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
10. Pelléas et Mélisande, Op. 80: Sicilienne by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
11. Les nuits d'été, Op. 7: no 1, Villanelle by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  Elly Ameling (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; France 
Language: French 
12. La fille aux cheveux de lin by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1882; France 
Notes: Arranger: Yolanda Kondonassis. 
13. Petites prières (4) de Saint François d'Assise: no 1, Salut, Dame Sainte by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Christopher Cook (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Festival Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; France 
Language: French 
14. Petites prières (4) de Saint François d'Assise: no 3, Seigneur, je vous en prie by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Christopher Cook (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Festival Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; France 
Language: French 
15. Requiem, Op. 48: Sanctus by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  William Preucil (Violin)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,  Atlanta Symphony Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1890; France 
Language: Latin 

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