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Mystic - The Musical Visions Of Messiaen


Release Date: 01/21/2008 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 449377   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Yvonne LoriodHeinz HolligerMstislav RostropovichCatherine Cantin,   ... 
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bastille Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Concert à quatre: Vocalise by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Yvonne Loriod (Piano), Heinz Holliger (Oboe), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello),
Catherine Cantin (Flute)
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bastille Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; France 
Date of Recording: 09/1994 
Venue:  Gounod Hall, Bastille Opera, Paris 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
2.
Turangalîla-Symphonie: 5th movement, Joie du sang des étoiles by Olivier Messiaen
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bastille Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946-1948; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1990 
Venue:  Gounod Hall, Bastille Opera, Paris 
Length: 6 Minutes 42 Secs. 
3.
Turangalîla-Symphonie: 6th movement, Jardin du sommeil d'amour, très modéré, très tendre by Olivier Messiaen
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bastille Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946-1948; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1990 
Venue:  Gounod Hall, Bastille Opera, Paris 
Length: 12 Minutes 39 Secs. 
4.
Quatuor pour la fin du temps: 5th movement, Louange à l'Eternité de Jésus by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Luben Yordanoff (Violin), Albert Tetard (Cello), Claude Desurmont (Clarinet),
Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; Silesia, Poland 
Date of Recording: 04/1978 
Venue:  Maison de la Mutualité, Paris 
Length: 8 Minutes 36 Secs. 
5.
L'Ascension for Orchestra by Olivier Messiaen
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bastille Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1991 
Venue:  Bastille Opera, Paris 
Length: 32 Minutes 17 Secs. 
6.
Éclairs sur l'au-delà...: no 5, Demeurer dans l'Amour... by Olivier Messiaen
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bastille Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987-1991; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1993 
Venue:  Gounod Hall, Bastille Opera, Paris 
Length: 10 Minutes 8 Secs. 

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