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The Complete Songs Of Poulenc, Vol. 5

Poulenc / Allen / Badke Quartet
Release Date: 07/10/2015 
Label:  Signum Classics   Catalog #: 333   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Julian BlissPhil WhiteMalcolm MartineauLisa Friend,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The fifth volume in this series includes several of Poulenc's early song collections where his favourite instrument—the human voice—is pitted against a diverse array of instruments, and to highly individual effect. Malcolm Martineau marshalls the troops to end the series in a blaze of colour. The fifth volume in this series includes several of Poulenc's early song collections where his favourite instrument—the human voice—is pitted against a diverse array of instruments, and to highly individual effect. Malcolm Martineau marshalls the troops to end the series in a blaze of colour. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Rapsodie nègre by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Julian Bliss (Clarinet), Phil White (Trombone), Malcolm Martineau (Piano),
Lisa Friend (Flute), Thomas Oliemans ()
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; France 
Venue:  All Saints Church, East Finchley, London 
Length: 11 Minutes 22 Secs. 
2.
Le bestiaire by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Julian Bliss (Clarinet), Thomas Oliemans (), Phil White (Trombone),
Thomas Allen (Voice), Jarek Augustyniak (Bassoon), Lisa Friend (Flute)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: France 
Venue:  All Saints Church, East Finchley, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
3.
Poems (4) of Max Jacob by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Malcolm Martineau (Piano), Simon Desbruslais (Trumpet), Lisa Friend (Flute),
David Cowley (Oboe), Joshua Ellicott (), Tamsin Waley-Cohen (Violin),
Jarek Augustyniak (Bassoon), Phil White (Trombone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; USA 
Venue:  All Saints Church, East Finchley, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 52 Secs. 
4.
Vocalise, for voice & piano, FP 44 by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Malcolm Martineau (Piano), Sarah [Soprano Vocal] Fox (), Phil White (Trombone)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1927 
Venue:  St Michael & All Angels in Summertown, O 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
5.
Poèmes (4) d'Apollinaire by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Ann Murray (), Malcolm Martineau (Piano), Phil White (Trombone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; France 
Venue:  St Michael & All Angels in Summertown, O 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
6.
Banalités by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Phil White (Trombone), Catherine Wyn-Rogers (), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; France 
Venue:  St Michael & All Angels in Summertown, O 
Length: 9 Minutes 36 Secs. 
7.
Le bal masqué by Francis Poulenc
Performer:  Phil White (Trombone), Thomas Allen (Voice), Gemma Rosefield (Cello),
Simon Desbruslais (Trumpet), Tamsin Waley-Cohen (Violin), Julian Bliss (Clarinet),
Andrew Barnard (Percussion), Gary Lovenest (Percussion), Jarek Augustyniak (Bassoon),
David Cowley (Oboe), David Corkhill (Percussion), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; France 
Venue:  All Saints Church, East Finchley, London 
Length: 17 Minutes 29 Secs. 

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