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Fauré: Elegie, Sonata For Cello, Etc / Gaillard, Fontaine


Release Date: 02/26/2008 
Label:  Naive   Catalog #: 130   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Ophelie GaillardBruno Fontaine
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"The Ophélie Gaillard/Bruno Fontaine performances feel like a breakthrough for these works, so strong is the identification with the music, and so forthright and minute are those qualities' projection." -- David Patrick Stearns, The Philadelphia Inquirer "The Ophélie Gaillard/Bruno Fontaine performances feel like a breakthrough for these works, so strong is the identification with the music, and so forthright and minute are those qualities' projection." -- David Patrick Stearns, The Philadelphia Inquirer Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Cello and Piano no 1 in D minor, Op. 109 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Ophelie Gaillard (Cello), Bruno Fontaine (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; France 
2. Elégie for Cello and Piano, Op. 24 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Bruno Fontaine (Piano), Ophelie Gaillard (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
3. Romance for Cello and Piano, Op. 69 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Bruno Fontaine (Piano), Ophelie Gaillard (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
4. Papillon for Cello and Piano in A major, Op. 77 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Bruno Fontaine (Piano), Ophelie Gaillard (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884; France 
5. Sonata for Cello and Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 117 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Ophelie Gaillard (Cello), Bruno Fontaine (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1921; France 
6. Sicilienne for Cello and Piano, Op. 78 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Ophelie Gaillard (Cello), Bruno Fontaine (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
7. Après un rêve, Op. 7 no 1 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Bruno Fontaine (Piano), Ophelie Gaillard (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Notes: Arranger: Pablo Casals. 

Sound Samples

Elegie, Op. 24
Cello Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 109: I. Allegro
Cello Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 109: II. Andante
Cello Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 109: III. Finale: Allegro comodo
Romance, Op. 69
Papillon, Op. 77
Cello Sonata No. 2 in G minor, Op. 117: I. Allegro
Cello Sonata No. 2 in G minor, Op. 117: II. Andante
Cello Sonata No. 2 in G minor, Op. 117: III. Allegro vivo
Sicilienne, Op. 78
Apres un reve, Op. 7, No. 1 (arr. P. Casals): 3 Songs, Op. 7: No. 1. Apres un reve (arr. P. Casals)

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